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Posted about 1 month ago

Work in a professional, client focused and entrepreneurial environment and play a key role in embedding a compliance culture and a continuous improvement mind-set throughout the business.

Acting as MLRO for this independently owned trust company, you will provide support to the Compliance and Risk Director and the wider compliance team, ensuring the business meets its regulatory and legal obligations and runs efficiently.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Undertaking the role of MLRO and reviewing suspicious activity reports, making evidence-based judgements as to whether these should be externalised

  • Acting as the main point of contact with regulatory bodies 

  • Providing technical advice and guidance to the business on appropriate laws and providing training as appropriate 

  • Working with the MLCO to ensure the compliance controls remain up to date 

  • Managing the compliance monitoring programme to ensure compliance with internal policy and procedure and regulatory obligations 

Experience and skills required:

  • Previous financial services industry experience in an MLRO position with experience of reporting 

  • Hold a relevant professional qualification such as ICA Diploma (or equivalent) 

  • Good working knowledge of local legislative requirements, including Codes of Practice and regulatory guidance 

  • Excellent prioritisation and organisational skills 

  • Previous experience of training and mentoring  

 If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.uk

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.