Compliance - EMEA Wealth Management Compliance - Associate - London

Location(s) UK-MDDSX-London
Job ID
2021-81408
Schedule Type
Full Time
Function(s)
Compliance
Region
EMEA
Division
Compliance
Business Unit
PWM Compliance
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Summary


The Compliance role is based in London and will have a particular focus on capital markets, equity structuring and managed strategies offering (including derivatives, structured products, new issues securities, centrally managed strategies). Responsibilities will include providing product related compliance advice, project management, updating policies, monitoring, thematic compliance reviews, product/trade approvals and post trade surveillances.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Principal Responsibilities

  • Maintain/draft/update policies, procedures, desk manuals, supervisory manuals
  • Assist with Compliance related projects, and managing implementation
  • Conduct Forensic reviews program
  • Coordinate Supervisory Reporting to Desk Heads
  • Coordinate Desk Reviews
  • Conduct trading and suitability surveillance

 

 

Additional Responsibilities

  • Providing Compliance input in product design and approvals
  • Provide Compliance representation in Divisional Committees, such as Order Execution Review Committee
  • Providing review and sign-off of marketing materials prepared for distribution to clients / prospects
  • Reviewing and approving client account and trade activity from a suitability perspective
  • Providing support for / responding to general compliance-related queries
  • Impact analysis and implementation of regulatory changes affecting the Wealth Management business
  • Develop and deliver training for business personnel

 

Experience/Skills

  • University degree and/or professional compliance / financial services qualification
  • 3+ year compliance or other relevant financial services experience
  • Wealth management / product Compliance experience an advantage
  • Knowledge of EMEA regulatory environment
  • Any knowledge of international regulatory regimes an advantage
  • Product knowledge and trading strategies e.g. structured products, alternative investments, derivatives
  • Good interpersonal skills and effective written/oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to exercise sound and balanced judgment
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work under pressure

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