Compliance Lead

England, London
£55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
18 May 2022
15 Jun 2022
Darren Ruskin
Contract Type
Full Time

We are exclusively recruiting for a fast-growing Fintech company that is looking for a Compliance Officer to join their business in a role that reports directly to the General Counsel. Candidates should ideally have strong GDPR experience across UK, Europe & the US.

Main Responsibilities

  • Support the Legal and Risk teams in structuring, revising, and developing policies and governance documents and in preparing materials for Risk Committee meetings
  • Review group-wide agreements and policies, and assist Legal in ensuring business compliance with privacy policies, standards and processes, including implementation of GDPR compliant standard contractual clauses in cross border contracts
  • Assist Legal with data protection contractual negotiations with 3rd parties
  • Take ownership of the group's compliance training processes and monitoring
  • Conduct research on regulatory issues to address queries from various business/stakeholders
  • Conduct comprehensive data protection impact assessments, including data protection risk assessments
  • Provide incident management support and ensure that any Data related incidents are managed effectively and in accordance with Company policies and UK regulations.
  • Work with key internal stakeholders in the review of new projects.

Job Requirements:

  • Previous experience owning the Data Protection function within a business
  • Solid understanding of GDPR issues, and preferably US/ UK privacy shield issues
  • Background within a compliance team at an FCA regulated firm is highly desirable
  • General familiarity with UK and US compliance issues and relevant laws and regulations.
  • Excellent attention to process and detail
  • This role is only open to UK/EU (with settled status) nationals

The CLARC Guarantee - we 100% guarantee that your CV will never be sent to a client without your prior expressed permission so all of your details are totally secure with us.