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Interim Distribution Regulatory Project Lead

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    City of London

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  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Contact phone:

    020 7870 1019

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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​Our Client

Our client is a rapidly growing private equity firm based in London, UK. They are looking for a regulatory specialist at a high level to advise them on their European distribution plans across Europe and beyond.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the successful candidate will advise the fund on what they can and cannot do and how to structure themselves to achieve their distribution objectives.

Main Duties

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

  • Leading and driving the firm's regulatory distribution project

  • Advising the firm and assisting them in understanding the distribution and marketing implications in various jurisdictions

  • Liaising with local counsel to interpret regulation and communicating effectively back to the business

  • Providing advice and guidance on regulatory implications as well as solutions

  • Developing and maintaining effective relationships with various stakeholders across the business

  • Establishing and maintaining constructive and open dialogue with the appropriate local authorities

  • Preparing appropriate reports for senior management

Your Profile

  • Proven distribution compliance experience from the buy-side

  • Experience in Alternative Investment Asset Classes and fund structures

  • Private fund experience desirable but not essential

  • Experience with oversight of distribution compliance and governance an advantage

  • Confidence of being part of and interacting with other members of senior management across the organisation

  • Advance stakeholder management experience, including experience of dealing with regulators and other external bodies

  • Excellent organisatino and communication skills

  • Excellent attention to detail

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Phone: 020 7870 1019
Reference Code: 11376

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