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Compliance Officer

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    Tevia Kretzmer

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    020 3778 0852

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    15 days ago

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​Our Client

Our client, a leading quantitative hedge fund, is currently seeking a Compliance Officer for its London office. The successful candidate will be joining the firm's Legal and Compliance team and will report into the Europe Head of Compliance.

Main Duties

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

  • Advising the firm's trading teams and reviewing new product requests

  • Keeping abreast of regulatory changes and communicating their potential impact to appropriate teams

  • The active development and maintenance of compliance policies and procedures

  • Preparing and delivering Compliance training to members of staff

  • Reviewing alerts and managing regulatory inquiries

  • Spearheading compliance initiatives and ad hoc projects

Your Profile

  • 7+ years of experience in a compliance position within financial services

  • A strong understanding of European market structure

  • A good working knowledge of the following: electronic trading, trade surveillance, European financial markets rules and regulations as well as trading venue market rules and processes

For more information about this posiiton, please get in touch with Tevia Kretzmer.
Phone: 020 3778 0852
Reference Code: 11452

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.