Officer - Risk and Compliance

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Practice management jobs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: bonus

  • Contact:

    Simon Shorter

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01954 208 075

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    2020-03-03 00:00:00}

  • Client:

    Law Staff Legal Recruitment

A rare opportunity has arisen for an experienced Risk and Compliance Officer to join a leading practice in Central London.

Joining our client’s exceptional firm in London, the successful candidate will provide support with managing the practice, ensuring compliance and assessing potential risk. The position is offered on a full-time, permanent basis.

• Acting as a quality manager for the firm
• Maintaining practice manuals and policies
• Proactively keeping abreast of changes in the regulatory regime
• File audits coordination
• Maintaining regulatory breach registers
• Risk assessments
• Ensuring risk management policy and risk register are current and robust
• Producing annual reports
• Liaising with senior management
• Preparing agendas and minutes for the standards committee
• Providing training
• Ensuring security and confidentiality of data
• Supervision of staff

The Candidate
• Office managers with at least 4 years’ experience
• Previous experience in risk and compliance matters is essential
• IT proficiency
• Excellent communication skills
• Great attention to detail
• Highly organised and able to work on own initiative

The Firm
Our client is a leading, niche firm providing to national and international clients bespoke support with legal, tax and HR, communications consulting and corporate matters. Delivering effective and tailored support to small businesses and multi-national groups, they pride themselves to be staffed by a team of legal professionals who are experts in their chosen fields. Due to their continuous growth, they are now looking to employ a Risk and Compliance Officer / Office Manager for their office located in Central London.

• The possible salary in the second year of employment may reach £80,000 p.a. + bonus

Officer - Risk and Compliance

For further details of this Risk and Compliance Officer vacancy, please contact Simon on 01954 208 075 quoting reference SS31182.

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