Back to Job Search

Chief Legal, Compliance & Risk Officer

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £150,000 - £200,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Legal
  • Contact: Sershen Ingram
  • Contact Email: singram@merje.com
  • Expiry Date: 18 December 2021
  • Job Ref: SI/18171

A new and exciting position has been created at an Asset Manager for a qualified lawyer to head-up the Legal, Risk & Compliance function.

 

The role reports directly to the CEO and sits on the ExCo. The CLCRO will be the senior executive accountable for all Risk, Legal and Compliance matters within the business as it moves into the next phase of corporate evolution

 

The role requires proactively anticipating future business needs and regulatory obligations as the business completes the asset transitions from Partner Funds into its Pool, the demands around Responsible Investment continue to grow and pooling moves into its next phase will also be an important component of the role.

 

In addition the CLCRO will offer counsel to the Board, Exco and the business' senior management on all legal and regulatory matters, be an effective guardian of the organisation and as a member of Exco and actively contribute to the development of future business strategy.