FCC Assurance Manager

You will be responsible for the following tasks:

* Provide the MLRO with the appropriate assurances that systems and controls in place to prevent, detect and investigate financial crime are operating effectively.
* Designing a robust Financial Crime Compliance Assurance and Monitoring methodology.
* Supporting other compliance monitoring functions across M&G Prudential in the design and execution of an appropriate monitoring plan by assisting in documenting and reporting of the testing plan.
* Undertaking independent reviews of key financial crime systems and controls across the M&G Prudential businesses and outsourced service providers administrators, as part of the Financial Crime Compliance Assurance and the Financial Crime Compliance Monitoring plans.
* Responsible for the delivery of high quality compliance monitoring activities across the M&G Prudential business. Activities include regular testing, thematic and ad-hoc reviews to test both compliance with internal policies and legislation / regulation.
* Producing high quality reports that clearly highlight the identified issues and risks to M&G Prudential.
* Managing relationships and influencing key stakeholders across the business and collaborating with other teams, as required.
* Keeping up-to-date with relevant legislation / regulation, best practice and industry guidance and rules relating to financial crime.

What we are looking for:

You will have proven experience at an equivalent level in financial crime assurance a compliance monitoring or Audit function, within the financial industry, is essential. Previous asset management and insurance experience is desirable for this role. You will have the ability to proactively manage, organise and prioritise workloads in a fast-paced and demanding environment. Proven report-writing skills is highly important for this role. You will be capable of exercising sound judgement when assessing risk and controls; as well as understanding and balancing risk, versus appropriate controls, to determine residual risk. It is also required for you to hold a recognised external professional qualification, such as the AML Certificate or Diploma through the International Compliance Association would be an advantage. If not already held, the successful candidate must be willing to study for these qualifications.

M&G is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple - to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.

We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break, and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements for all of our roles.

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