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Associate Director

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    City of London

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  • Contact:

    Georgina Housden

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0846

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  • Published:

    7 days ago

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​Our Client

Our client, a modern and dynamic compliance consultancy firm which focuses in providing compliance solutions to the financial services sector, is currently looking for an Associate Director for its London office.

With a varied client base, the firm's core focus is on asset managers, wealth managers and brokerage and/or trading firms. They have a preference for business-driven individuals who are willing to get involved, with a roll up your sleeves attitude.

Main Duties

The appointee will be part of a team with a responsibility to build a pipeline of business for the firm. They will also generate leads on an ongoing basis and manage staff members.

Key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct regulatory reviews

  • Deliver training sessions to compliance team members as well as senior management

  • Provide assistance with authorisations

  • Draft policies and procedures

  • Respond to ad hoc and routine regulatory queries

Your Profile

  • Educated to a degree level, ideally in a relevant field

  • Significant compliance-related experience gained at a financial institution, consultancy and/or regulator

  • Strong technical knowledge of asset/wealth management or brokerage. A strong understanding of JMLSG and AML requirements will also be required for this position

  • Sound understanding of the FCA's rules and regulations

  • Experience in interpreting and implementing regulatory rules in a pragmatic way

  • Experience managing client relationships

Salary: circa £80,000 - £100,000 + benefits

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Georgina Housden.
Phone: 020 3778 0846
Reference Code: HOG11320

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance, financial crime, legal and cyber security recruitment, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.