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Compliance Manager

  • Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Salary: c.£45,000 + Bonus + Benefits per year

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Compliance
  • Contact: Richard Abelson
  • Expiry Date: 02 October 2021
  • Job Ref: RA/17950M

Our Client is a highly respected law firm who are looking to recruit an individual into a Compliance Manager position, based out of either Manchester or Bristol. You will act as the technical specialist in regulatory compliance, providing compliance oversight and strategic support to the business for all legal and regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

- Draft and review CLS policies and procedures

- Sample file reviews/audits

- Investigate regulatory breach notifications, preparing reports for COLP/SRA as required

- Act as a data protection lead – managing DSAR and deletion requests, and signing off on data breach investigations

- Manage issues escalated from CLS colleagues and Heads of Practice

Key Attributes:

- Qualified solicitor or have equivalent legal experience

- Considerable experience of SRA regulation

- A background in legal operations as well as of working in a regulated environment

- Good knowledge of data protection legislation and processes

- Some previous line management/people management experience


- Pension with up to 10% employer contributions

- 28 days’ holiday (rising to 32 in line with service)

- Annual incentive scheme