UK ***HEAD OF COMPLIANCE** Insurance

  • Excellent
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Paragon Executive
  • 03 Dec 17 2017-12-03

Reporting directly to the Board of Directors of an International specialist of commercial insurance leading provider for clients within a global organisation are looking for a head of compliance.

Head of Compliance 

The Role;

  • Working across the business to manage all compliance and regulatory risk across numerous jurisdictions 
  • Lead a team to Provide compliance risk analysis/advice and ensures challenge and independent monitoring and oversight is full filed
  • Provide appropriate and timely reporting on compliance and regulatory issues to the senior group management in the region and relevant Boards of Directors and Audit Committees
  • Collaborate with Corporate Compliance colleagues to help deliver effective compliance training and communication to all employees in the region
  • Ensure an understanding of Company strategy to enable proactive and risk-based compliance advice to facilitate business opportunities whilst always ensuring that the interests of the company are safeguarded
  • Collaborate with colleagues in Risk Management, Internal Audit, HR and Legal teams to coordinate monitoring, assurance and transactional advice to the business
  • Keep up to pace with changes to legislation, regulations and market practice in the relevant jurisdictions
  • Lead and develop a highly motivated, proactive compliance team which is focused on delivering effective, efficient and timely advice to the business on compliance and regulatory risk management
  • Drive a culture within the team of continuous improvement focused on better service, operational efficiency, using technology and strong cost awareness

 The Person

  • Minimum of 8+ years compliance experience
  • A comprehensive understanding of compliance, regulatory and financial crime/AML issues
  • Experience of dealing with regulatory authorities at a senior level
  • Ability to apply regulatory and compliance requirements to the business in an efficient and business friendly manner
  • A creative problem solver able to work with the business to enable solutions
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with colleagues, drive and embed a culture of compliance in the region
  • Outstanding judgment and a willingness to exercise it and be assertive as necessary
  • Be able to lead compliance team members in multiple locations and work effectively within a matrix reporting structure
  • Ability to communicate at all levels in the organisation and lead a department with confidence and clarity
  • Responsible for the day to day operations of the International Compliance function and for all aspects of the firm’s compliance activities
  • Contribute to the successful operation of the Global Compliance function within the wider group and liaise directly with the lead global compliance co-ordinators
  • Ensure high quality, accurate and timely reporting to Boards, other committees and forums
  • Support management in the enhancement and maintenance of a robust compliance culture

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 This head of compliance role is a highly unique opportunity to join a top tier international investment company at a senior level

 For a private and confidential conversation and for a full job description please contact 01 8746770 or email coconnell@paragonexecutive.com