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Corporate Risk and Compliance Officer

  • Location:

    City of London

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  • Contact:

    Tevia Kretzmer

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0852

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:


​Our Client

Our client, a leading UK investment management firm with c.£60bn in AuM, is currently looking for a Corporate Risk and Compliance Officer for its London office. The firm, which has recently experienced growth across the globe with new offices in Europe, Asia and America, specialises in providing investment services to both individual and institutional investors through mutual funds.

This role is part of the Risk and Compliance department, and will report into the firm's Head of Corporate Risk and Compliance Associate.

Main Duties

The successful candidate will be a core member of the firm's Risk and Compliance Assurance Monitoring team. They will provide general assistance in the development and execution of the Compliance Monitoring Plan, covering a vast range of monitoring reviews and surveillance activity. The appointee will also provide overall support in maintaining the regulatory risk assessment process.

The role's main responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Building and performing thematic monitoring reviews

  • Identifying any non-compliant issues and potential risk areas subsequent to the monitoring being performed

  • Documenting monitoring work undertaken to then issue report findings to relevant stakeholders

  • Providing recommendations for the resolution of identified issues

  • Ongoing monitoring of unresolved issues to then escalate them to the relevant stakeholder

  • Participating in ad hoc projects as needed

  • Updating and scoring of Compliance risk assessments

  • Identification of breaches and collation of supporting documentation

Your Profile

  • Educated to degree level

  • Professional qualifications desirable for this position

  • Compliance Monitoring experience, preferably gained in the asset management sector

  • Proven track record in building and performing thematic monitoring reviews across a large range of regulatory topics

  • Sound knowledge of relevant overseas regulatory requirement is desirable, though not essential for this position

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Tevia Kretzmer.
Phone: 020 3778 0852
Reference Code: 11292

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