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Compliance Manager

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    City of London

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    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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​Our Client

Our client, a VC-backed and rapidly growing London-based payment services fintech, is looking for a Compliance Officer/Manager to join their growing compliance team and help build out the function.

Key Duties

  • Help to define, build and formalise the firm’s compliance framework

  • Strengthen and enhance the function

  • In-depth analysis of regulation

  • Develop and improve the controls, policies and procedures as well as create the testing around them

  • Work with the Risk team and business functions around the policy and procedure definitions

  • Actually define the Control Framework against those policies and procedures

  • Work with the business functions on how to implement those controls and get to point where they are measurable and testable without adversely affecting the business

  • Fast paced and dynamic culture

  • Friendly team

  • Very flexible home-working arrangements

  • Report to Head of Compliance

Your Profile

  • 2-5 years Payment, cards or issuer regulation experience required

  • Experience working with settlements processes

  • Interpreting regulation and/or working with regulators

  • Pragmatic, partnering style approach to working with the business

  • Experience of outsourced third-party service provider a beneficial

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.

Remote Working

We are currently looking for regionally-located Compliance professionals from the following areas who would be interested in working for London firms on an interim working from home basis: Kent, East Sussex, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Surrey or Hampshire.

We are also interested in hearing from candidates in Manchester, Birmingham, Oxford, Winchester and Salisbury.