Compliance Lawyer - Regulatory

Regulatory Compliance Lawyer

Working in a leading UK based international law firm in the Risk and Compliance team (London Office)

  • Advise and assist with the implementation of solutions to resolve conflicts and confidentiality issues
  • Ensure that the firm and the individuals within, maintain and promote the highest standards of legal and regulatory compliance
  • Data protection - internal management of personal data and compliance with data protection rules
  • Risk management, drafting and reviewing documents, policies and guidance
  • Get involved with the development, administration, monitoring and maintenance of policies and procedures and ensure that risk and related issues are dealt with consistently firm wide
  • Provide training on risk issues and be an ambassador for the team within the wider firm
  • Answer and investigate queries from partners, fee earners and staff at all levels in relation to relevant legislation, regulation and firm policies

Requirements

  •  You should have experience in regulatory compliance, ideally in an international Top 20 firm or other professional services environment. Experience of working within private practice (or in-house or with a Regulator) in any of corporate, commercial, litigation, regulatory and/or data protection.
  • A thorough legal knowledge with ability to understand complex issues
  • You should have experience in regulatory compliance, ideally concerning the SRA Handbook, FSMA or similar regulatory regimes. Experience in design, implementation or management of any technology-based compliance systems and processes is an advantage.
  •  Ability to communicate effectively to staff at all levels
  • Be able to provide quick and relevant advise in difficult and challenging situations
Salary: 
£50k - 60k per year + .
Location: 
London
Vacancy Type: 
Permanent
Vacancy Reference: 
00452