Group Chief Compliance Officer

  • Post Date: July 8, 2024
  • Apply Before: August 16, 2024
Job Description

Our client is currently seeking a new Chief Compliance Officer. This is a role of considerable influence, as you will be a vital member of the Executive team, and at the heart of our Risk Strategy and governance operations because effective governance is fundamental to how the Group is directed and controlled. This includes the Group’s strategy and decision making, how it achieves its aims, and ensuring that all activities undertaken comply with legal, ethical and regulatory requirements.

In this role you will be responsible for managing & ensuring compliance with all regulations, ensure the staff in the business are provided with training on Financial Crime, supporting the Executive committee and Board, strategic projects and maintaining relationships with regulators.

Skills & Experience Required

– Must have held a senior compliance role for at least five years.

– Broad commercial experience with experience in the financial services sector, particularly the life and investment sectors.

– Experience of operating in a multi‐jurisdictional environment.

– Experience of working in a business going through continuous upgrading, change and growth.

– Understanding of market knowledge and regulations/legislation within industry, ideally from the life and investment sectors.

– Track record of strong leadership and is committed to mentoring and developing the team.

– Must have sufficient experience to represent Group with regulators, government and trade body committees.