Compliance Officer, 3 years+ PQE, Bristol - Exceptional opportunity at a top 50 firm for an experienced Compliance Officer to provide advice across this thriving law firm in relation to all compliance matters. This is an opportunity not to be missed. Please callfor more information.
JOB TITLE: Compliance Officer
PQE REQUIRED: 3 years+ PQE
SALARY: Excellent + Benefits
Our client is looking to recruit an additional Compliance Officer in advising on all queries on behalf of the business arising out of the SRA Code of Conduct, conflict, confidentiality. In addition, the appointed Compliance Officer will also assist on queries in relation to the source of funds, client due diligence, insurance cover and practicing certificates. The appointed Compliance Officer will work directly with the MLRO and Date Protection Officer to ensure these issues are handled adequately. This role will be extremely varied and will mean that the Compliance Officer will gain invaluable experience in this area.
Our client is looking to recruit a Compliance Officer who demonstrates technical excellence. This role is likely to suit a candidate coming from a non-fee earning Solicitor background or with experience working in-house as a Risk and Compliance Officer. The successful Compliance Officer will have a sound knowledge and understanding of the SRA Code of Conduct, including a good knowledge of conflicts and confidentiality issues. In addition, our client is keen to see that the Compliance Officer has a good understanding of the Money Laundering Regulations, Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 and the Terrorism Act 2000. It is extremely important that the Compliance Office has a strong, technical mind and has the ability to grasp complex issue quickly and take an analytical approach as matters arise.
Our client is an ambitious UK law firm who employee over 100 staff members across their six offices. They work on a particularly high quality and complex calibre of work and, as such, challenging but interesting compliance issues arise regularly. This role will offer the successful Compliance Officer the opportunity to work on a varied and ever changing caseload, meaning exposure to a full range of compliance matters. This role will come with an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package.
HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Hanna Robinson at eNL onor now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.
In addition, if you know any Compliance Officers who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).