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Compliance Analyst

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    Jack Merriott

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    020 3778 0846

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    15 days ago

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​Our Client

Our client is an American hedge fund with global offices who invest in macro, systematic and long/short strategies. They are currently looking for a Compliance Analyst to join their European team, based in Paris (France).

The successful candidate will be joining the firm's Compliance department, which supports global investment and trading activities by enforcing the company's compliance policies. The function provides real-time advice and conduts pre and post trade surveillance. The Compliance Analyst will report into the Head of Compliance Europe, and will be asked to support the growing European business and the expansion of the firm's presence in Paris.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Reviewing and approving requests in accordance with the firm's code of ethics policies

  • Providing real time support on trading queries, restrictions and approvals

  • Assisting in the maintenance of the compliance infrastructure

  • Delivering compliance training as requested

  • Assisting with daily position monitoring and reporting

  • Providing assistance with the compliance monitoring program

  • Doing research on regulatory issues and assisting with impact analysis

  • Providing assistance on ad hoc projects as required ​

Your Profile

  • 4+ years of experience in a financial institution

  • Educated to a degree level

  • Sound knowledge of European financial regulation and financial markets

  • French speaking is preferred ​

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jack Merriott.
Phone: 020 3778 0846
Reference Code: 11334

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, 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.