Compliance Analyst / Compliance Officer Manchester

Area of Practice: Compliance / Regulatory

Location: Manchester and Greater Manchester

Type: Private Practice

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000

Posted On: Saturday, October 2, 2021

Recruiter Name: Tony Seymour

Recruiter Telephone: 07813605881

Job Reference Number: TS/893787


Compliance Analyst / Permanent / Manchester city centre / £20,000 – £30,000

Compliance Analyst / Compliance Officer – Manchester

Compliance Analyst – The internal compliance, risk and regulatory team of this highly respected leading law firm is looking for a compliance professional to join the department. Ideally you will have proven experience in a compliance environment preferably in a professional services company such as a law firm. The team undertakes a huge variety of work and there is real scope for progression.

Role and responsibilities

  • Job title: Compliance Analyst
  • Location: Manchester
  • Hours: Full Time / Permanent
  • Salary: £20,000 – £30,000
  • Reporting to: Head of Compliance and Risk
  • Background: Ideally some experience of working in a risk and compliance capacity. However, the team will also consider those who do not necessarily have experience in this area, but wish to develop a career in compliance, though some proof of exposure to compliance work is preferred.

Compliance – nature of the role 

This is a varied role within a busy national firm. The successful candidate must have a keen eye for detail and an analytical approach to their work.

Managing risk and compliance and monitoring behaviours and practices within the firm is a key part of the role. Being able to collect and analyse data is also crucial. Observing and extrapolating trends is vital, as is keeping up to speed with the latest regulatory developments so that the firm remains compliant. A compliance analyst must also be capable of identifying incidents or issues which may require escalation.

The role requires excellent communication and presentation skills. On occasion, members of the team are required to give training seminars and presentations to fee earners including key stakeholders.

Range of compliance and regulatory skills

Working in the compliance team of a major law firm will expose you to a range of compliance and regulatory issues. This is a skill set which is relevant to all manner of professional service companies and businesses and opens up a range of options in terms of career progression and development.

Furthermore, this is a role offering internal opportunities as the firm continues to grow and expand. This is an exciting role within a dynamic and supportive team. They are looking for a bright, ambitious candidate with a real interest in compliance work.

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