Compliance Officer

Recruiter
Location
Cheshire
Salary
£33,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Ref
RA/13609
Experience Level
Executive, Management, Officer
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

My client is a well-regarded and rapidly expanding financial services’ business who are currently recruiting for a Compliance Officer. The primary focus will be to provide advice and assistance to first-line colleagues in respect of regulatory and risk issues and the management of policies and procedures.

The role:

  • Encourage a positive compliant culture within the business through effective communications (verbal and written) with business stakeholders
  • Undertake compliance monitoring activities (planning, devising terms of reference, testing, report writing, action planning and record-keeping)
  • Engage proactively with business stakeholders to influence timely and effective remedial action in response to the outcome of monitoring activity
  • Produce and maintain effective management information
  • Support the Compliance Manager in contributing to the continuous improvement and development of the Monitoring function
  • Answer monitoring queries from across the Group
  • Keep up to date with relevant regulatory changes, along with internal business developments to ensure that all monitoring activities remain valid
  • Attend, as required, relevant external workshops/meetings to maintain awareness of developments in compliance monitoring and risk management techniques

Key Requirements-        

  • Working knowledge of relevant regulations, in particular FCA
  • Experience in a similar Compliance/Audit role
  • Full CeMAP or equivalent appropriate qualifications is preferable
  • Previous sales and/or underwriting experience in a mortgage or consumer credit role is preferable

To discuss the role in greater detail please contact Richard Abelson on 0161-883-2748 or send through your CV to rabelson@merje.com