Compliancy Services Ltd are a market leading regtech and compliance consultancy practice. We provide firms with financial services compliance support, advising them relative to their Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) regulatory obligations. We support our clients by, where relevant, helping them manage their regulatory application processes, and providing advice and assistance relative to ongoing compliance activities.This allows them to be more focussed on their direct business activities. Our clients operate in a variety of sectors including Banking, Capital Markets, Asset Management, Consumer Credit, Insurance and Payment Services.
Compliancy Services prides itself on its ability to provide clients with a combination of regtech and consulting services with people who are passionate about supporting businesses with their regulatory obligations. We are currently recruiting for Project Support Consultants to become entry level advisors to our clients. You will learn and gain knowledge of financial regulation and how to apply the FCA and PRA regimes to different business models and sectors. In addition, you will gain knowledge of our propriety regtech products which support many of our clients and overtime, you will become the compliance partner that clients will trust and turn to.
WHAT WILL THE ROLE INVOLVE
Based at our Head Office in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, you will be working within the Central Operations team, the ‘engine room’ of our business. You will gain early responsibility and exposure to financial regulation and its practical application, supporting clients to meet their regulatory obligations. You will be put through a comprehensive and structured on-boarding process coupled with thorough ‘hands-on’ and ‘on the job’ learning. You will be supported by internal technical experts who are renown subject matter experts within their field. Your role will be progressive and you could find yourself developing a technical or business sector specialism that will enable you to carve out your own career and drive your ambition to becoming an outstanding financial compliance expert. The role may over time involve travel, in conjunction with our Capital Markets and Payment Services Consultants, to our London based clients.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We are looking for candidates who ideally have some exposure to financial services and are eager to learn about financial regulation in particular. This must be demonstrated by either having gained some knowledge within your current role or as a student who has gained some knowledge of financial services within their academia.
- An appreciation of, and an appetite to understand and learn about the UK financial regulatory environment
- A natural flair in building relationships with a B2B context
- A commitment to continued professional development and the desire to attain further qualifications such as those offered by the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment/the International Compliance Association. This could be achieved via an apprenticeship
- A strong interest in financial services and, ideally, some experience or knowledge working within a financial services or a professional consulting practice and
- Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
We offer a highly collaborative and friendly working environment that rewards well and recognises individuals for their contribution. We can offer you a competitive starting salary with excellent development prospects. Our benefits include: 25 days annual leave rising to 30 days based on length of service, a pension scheme, a benefits discount platform, health care options, life insurance and flexible working, just to name a few.
Please send your CV and a covering letter no later than Friday 7th August 2020.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, applicants will be expected to work from home for an initial temporary period. Once lockdown eases, we will expect candidates to be based in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.