Senior Risk & Compliance Lawyer

Location
England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
1715
Contact
Kerry Channing
Job Title
Lawyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Highly successful global law firm is looking to recruit a Senior Risk & Compliance Lawyer to join their busy London office. Working as a number two to the Head of Risk & Compliance, you will support the partners and lawyers on a range of compliance, conflicts and regulatory issues. Key responsibilities for the Senior Risk & Compliance Lawyer will include developing, implementing and managing centralised conflicts resolution (analysis and clearance) across the London office dealing with conflicts issues arising under US and English law / SRA Handbook; reviewing and drafting risk and compliance policies and procedures; improving client and matter inception processes; liaising with the European offices over regulatory issues; assisting the Head of Risk & Compliance with delivering training; and supervising the junior members of the team.

Candidates for the Senior Risk & Compliance Lawyer position must be a qualified Lawyer and have recent experience of working within the Conflicts / Compliance function at an International law firm. You must have detailed knowledge of the SRA handbook, Anti-Money Laundering regime and the UK Bribery Act 2010. The ability to manage projects and implement changes to processes is required, along with the ability to prioritise and manage a busy workload. People management experience is preferred, and you must be a confident, team-player with excellent communication skills.