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Posted about 1 month ago

Contribute to the success of a local, independently owned trust company and oversee the development and implementation of the global risk management strategy.

As Head of Risk, you will lead the risk and compliance team, provide technical guidance to the business and embed a risk awareness culture within the company, to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements at all times.

Working within this highly regarded firm, you can expect to be rewarded for your dedication and commitment to providing a professional service to clients.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, implementing and leading the global risk management strategy 

  • Representing the risk and compliance team on jurisdictional boards and embedding a risk aware culture 

  • Providing regular reports to boards and other relevant bodies detailing any current risk issues 

  • Conducting internal audits

  • Providing proactive and practical regulatory advice to the business

  • Keeping up to date with any regulatory changes 

Experience and skills required:

  • Previous experience holding a regulated financial services business board position or minimum 5 years’ financial services experience at a senior level 

  • JFSC Category A employee and hold a recognised Table 4 qualification 

  • Excellent leadership and decision making skills 

  • Experience leading and motivating a multi-jurisdictional, multi-specialism team 

  • Confident producing and delivering presentations and training sessions

  • Strong technical knowledge of Jersey and UK regulatory environments 

If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call Sue Pallot on 01534 626711 or email

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