Verein Compliance Associate

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Feb 2018
Closes
28 Mar 2018
Role Classification
Lawyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
2-5yrs PQE, 5+ yrs PQE

The Team

We are looking for a solicitor/lawyer to join the Norton Rose Fulbright Verein Compliance function to assist the Global Head of Compliance.  

The Role

The role will include:

  • Drafting global policies to apply across all the Norton Rose Fulbright member firms
  • Maintenance and periodic review of the global risk register.  
  • Drafting reports for the Global Audit Committee on relevant compliance issues
  • Drafting reports for Excom
  • Creation and implementation of audit plans to test regional compliance with the Global Practice Standards and other risk areas identified in the risk register
  • Drafting a global risk management manual 
  • Liaising with and assisting the Compliance Teams at Norton Rose Fulbright Member Firms in Australia, Canada, USA and South Africa.
  • Advising on global compliance projects
  • Assisting the Global Head of Compliance with projects and her duties generally 

Skills and Experience Required

  • Be a qualified lawyer with a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working as a fee-earner in a commercial law firm or in the regulatory area in a similar international legal practice.
  • Be highly intelligent and have excellent commercial judgement.
  • Have strong communication skills with experience of operating in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Have sufficient influencing skills to work successfully & confidently at all levels including with senior management and partners.
  • Be sufficiently confident to raise issues appropriately with management and governance.
  • Be fully conversant with lawyer’s duties and ethics. 

At Norton Rose Fulbright we welcome receiving direct candidate applications via our careers page. 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

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