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Compliance Manager – Wealth Management

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 basic plus package per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Compliance
  • Contact: Edward Manson
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07779001748
  • Expiry Date: 24 September 2022
  • Job Ref: EM/19483


Our client is a boutique Wealth Manager and they are currently looking to recruit a new Compliance Manager.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a reputable firm which was set up in 2013 and continues to enjoy year on year growth. They are looking for someone who has a strong track record of managing Regulatory requirements within a Wealth environment and is excited to be a part of their growth plan.

The objective of this role is to manage regulatory requirements, identify and manage business risks and the implementation of compliance ‘best practice’.

Key responsibilities

• Producing an annual compliance report

• Making all appropriate notifications to regulators

• Managing Approved Persons Controlled Functions including: commencement, withdrawal and amendments

• Communicating compliance developments that have a direct impact on the Financial Planning team.

• Managing relationships with Discretionary Fund Managers and relevant third parties.

• Managing projects to implement updates to business procedures impacted by regulatory change

• Adopting a risk-based approach to compliance monitoring

• Undertaking member file reviews to review adherence to company advice procedures.

• Reviewing any complaints against the business in accordance with complaints handling procedures

• Submitting complaints notifications accurately to the regulators.

• Approving financial promotions in accordance with the regulators’ rules;

• Updating and maintaining the Training and Competence Procedures of the business.

• Producing an annual Money Laundering Report

• Perform routine file checks to ensure Money Laundering requirements have been met;

Ideal Candidate

• Relevant generalist Compliance experience gained within a Wealth, Financial Planning or Advisory business

• Knowledge of FCA Handbook and Rules

• Excellent verbal and written skills

• Strong attention to detail and inquisitive nature;

• Strong interpersonal skills – engagement with a variety of stakeholders across the business

• Strong oral and written communication

• Maintaining Continuous Professional Development to meet personal development needs;

• Promoting the profile of the company within our profession and with trusted partners; and

• Demonstrating behaviours which set the culture of the company.

Please note, should feedback not be received within 28 days due to the large volume of applications, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.