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Senior Principal Consultant

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    City of London

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  • Contact:

    Georgina Housden

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0846

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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​Our Client

Our client is a leading consultancy who specialise in advising predominantly buy-side firms (hedge funds, asset managers, private equity firms, etc.). They are undergoing a huge surge of growth having made various hires over the past couple of months at all levels.

This is a fantastic opportunity that will give consultants great exposure across a wide portfolio of reputable clients from boutiques to large blue chip. Excellent development paths internally are on offer to Director and above combined with the ability to expand on sector knowledge, with new service lines being added to the business.

They are now looking for two (2) Senior Principal Consultants to join the successful regulatory consulting practice.

Key Responsibilities

Main duties of the role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing high quality regulatory advice to an array of clients

  • Managing client relationships and multiple projects

  • Managing internal delivery teams and developing juniors

  • Leading a broad scope compliance reviews of the largest and most complex clients

  • Monitoring profitability and accounts

  • Drafting articles for industry publications, speaking at events and participating in sales initiatives

  • Conducting research and participating in thought leadership

  • Training and providing feedback to colleagues in a supervisory and project management manner

Your Profile

  • Strong academic background and circa 6+ years experience in-house and in an asset manager or investment bank or consultancy

  • A degree of consultancy experience is preferred, but not essential

  • Proven experience in managing complex regulatory change projects for large financial services businesses e.g. SMCR, MiFID II

  • Demonstrable stakeholder management and supervisory experience preferred

  • Excellent ability to influence and great communication/written skills

  • Commercial acumen

Salary: £90,000 - £120,000 (flexible depending on experience) + bonus + excellent flexibility to work from home

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Georgina Housden.
Phone: 020 3778 0846
Reference Code: 11309

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London and New York. 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.