GSAM Compliance Officer, Analyst, Warsaw GSAM Compliance Officer, Analyst, Warsaw …

Goldman Sachs
in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 11 Nov 20
Goldman Sachs
in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 11 Nov 20
GSAM Compliance Officer, Analyst, Warsaw

Our division prevents, detects and mitigates compliance, regulatory and reputational risk across the firm and helps to strengthen the firm's culture of compliance. Compliance accomplishes these through the firm's enterprise-wide compliance risk management program. As an independent control function and part of the firm's second line of defense, Compliance assesses the firm's compliance, regulatory and reputational risk; monitors for compliance with new or amended laws, rules and regulations; designs and implements controls, policies, procedures and training; conducts independent testing; investigates, surveils and monitors for compliance risks and breaches; and leads the firm's responses to regulatory examinations, audits and inquiries. You'll be part of a team with members from a wide range of academic and professional backgrounds, such as law, accounting, sales, and trading. We look for those who possess sound judgment, curiosity, and are able to adapt to a changing regulatory landscape.


This role is on the compliance advisory team helping to provide compliance advisory services covering portfolio management, trading, sales and marketing activity of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, with coverage provided from Warsaw. The successful candidate will work with business partners, Legal and Compliance colleagues across EMEA in connection with helping to respond to regulatory requests, responding to compliance queries form the business, performing surveillance and forensic reviews, training the business in compliance matters, policy writing, marketing material sign off and advising on sales activity.


As part of the team:

- Review marketing materials and other relevant documents relating to the distribution of mutual funds and selling investment strategies across the region
- Performing tasks relating to marketing, distribution and third-party distributor due diligence.
- Compliance advisory regarding global asset management marketing and distribution questions: UCITS/Non-UCITS/cross border distribution
- Review and approval of due diligence on third party distributors
- Produce management information and reporting for updating related GSAM EMEA legal entities
- Assistance in the production of board reports of for the Head of EMEA Compliance
- Develop and draft compliance policies and procedures, outlining firm policies, regulations and best practices
- Create compliance training programs

Basic Qualifications

- Graduates or those with 2-3 years Compliance experience,
- Knowledge of asset management would be beneficial but not a pre-requisite
- Risk and control focused individual with excellent judgment
- Knowledge of investment instruments including derivatives
- General compliance knowledge - familiarity with FCA/EU regulations, including MiFID, UCITS and AIFM Directives would be beneficial
- Effective analytical and organizational skills
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to handle multiple tasks with attention to detail and work under pressure
- Ability to work both independently and as part of a team


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