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Compliance Onboarding Team Lead

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Compliance, Financial Crime

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Georgina Housden

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0846

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  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Expiry date:


​Our Client

Our client is a fintech specialising in crypto-assets who are currently undergoing a huge surge of growth. They are looking to double in size in the next year and as part of this journey they are seeking a Compliance Onboarding Team Lead to join a busy team of 4. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a thriving start-up who have a flexible, yet results-driven culture.

You must be a bright, articulate and dynamic individual with extensive experience within financial crime. Crypto experience is essential, management experience desirable.

Main Duties

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

  • Provide fundamental support to the Head of Compliance/MLRO with regard to the AML/CFT regime

  • Oversee the end-to-end client onboarding process, periodic review schedule, maintain onboarding policies and procedures

  • Ensure that business controls around financial crime and sanctions are regulatory compliant

  • Supporting MLRO reports, SARS, sanctions reporting, etc.

  • 1 direct report and training of juniors

Salary: circa £65,000 - £75,000 (flexible)

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Georgina Housden.
Phone: 020 3778 0846
Reference Code: 11316

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.