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Lead Regulatory Expert

  • Location:

    City of London

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  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Contact phone:

    0207 870 1019

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Our Client

Our client, a SaaS business which specialises in RegTech, is currently looking for a Lead Regulatory Expert to join its London offices. A market leader servicing some of the most known hedge funds and sovereign wealth firms, this global firm is growing at an impressive pace. They have also received the prestigious B Corp certification, meaning they believe doing good is also good for business.

Key Duties

As Lead Regulatory Expert, you will be reviewing and analysing financial regulations to then transform them into algorithms for the business. This role presents an exciting opportunity to combine finance, law and technology.

Main duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Create the strategy around major regulatory changes by analysing implications and their repercussions

  • Collaborate with staff member in expressing complex regulation into domain-specific rule language

  • Provide training to staff members on regulatory analysis and coding

  • Be aware of all regulatory changes and their impact on the industry

  • Drive and implement change within the business

  • Take part in RFPs and industry events

Your Profile

  • Experience in a compliance, regulatory or advisory role

  • Experience in the financial compliance sector

  • Sound knowledge of financial instruments

  • Experience in scripting, coding and rule testing a bonus, though not essential

  • Experience in SaaS, RegTech/FinTech also desirable, though not essential

If you wish to know more about this position, please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Phone: 0207 870 1019

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.

Remote Working

We are currently looking for regionally-located Compliance professionals from across the United Kingdom 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.