Risk & Compliance Analyst - Law Firm

The Risk and Compliance Analyst role will focus primarily on advising on conflicts of interest and confidentiality and related projects and work closely with the Risk & Compliance Lawyers with responsibility for conflicts supervision, and the Conflicts Committee. 

The role would involve:

 legal analysis of potential conflicts / confidentiality issues and reviewing conflict check results (produced by the Firm's Business Acceptance Unit);

supporting and advising the Conflicts Committee in collating information from the business and making recommendations for the Committee's decision;

understanding and identifying wider commercial, risk and reputational issues at client acceptance / conflict checking skills

liaising with the Business Acceptance Unit to ensure appropriate protocols are put in place to manage our confidentiality obligations;

Inputting into policies and procedures for managing regulatory compliance and recommending and implementing improvements, as required. 

Inputting into wide Risk and Compliance projects, as required

      

The successful candidate will have:

an excellent academic record (ideally a law degree / GDL and LPC or international equivalent) and ideally further legal training;

ideally 1-2 years'  experience of client facing in work in a large law firm; and

current knowledge of conflicts and confidentiality requirements in the SRA Handbook and common law (although further training will be provided once in the role).

 

Salary: 
£30k - 45k per year + .
Division: 
Location: 
London
Vacancy Type: 
Permanent
Vacancy Reference: 
00437