Compliance & Risk Officer

Compliance Mid Senior Ireland

  • / Salary: €60-€65k
  •  Contract Type: Permanent
  •  Location: Dublin

Our client is a global insurance provider focused on delivering innovative solutions for multinational clients globally. Is looking to recruit a Compliance and Risk Officer to manage their strategic regulatory initiatives on behalf of the group.

Key responsibilities · Manage strategic projects for the risk management functions; the risk associated with establishing a new branch, recovery planning and operational resilience · Manage regulatory and compliance projects; such as managing the Senior Executive Accountability Regime (“SEAR”) · Liaise with external advisors on risk, regulatory and compliances topics and projects · Liaise with the first line, control functions and stakeholders, including compliance and group risk, on compliance and risk initiatives and projects · Advise the company on compliance matters for its cross-border business · Propose risk metrics and risk appetites to meet compliance and risk requirements · Enhance existing controls and work with the first line and other control functions to implement controls to meet new requirements · Support the Compliance Function in reviewing compliance policies and procedures · Conduct assurance reviews following the implementation of new requirements · Review the adequacy of controls and mitigating actions as required · Provide training and awareness sessions and ongoing support

Key skills and experience · At least five years’ experience in financial services and/or consulting environment · Experience delivering strategic initiatives and regulatory projects · Degree or professional qualification, preferably in risk management or compliance · Preferably experience across both risk management and compliance roles in an insurance company · Good knowledge of Solvency II requirements in relation to risk management and compliance preferred · Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with commercial awareness. · Excellent report writing skills and attention to detail · Able to work on own initiative and feel comfortable presenting to senior management

William McCoppin

William McCoppin

William has experience across multiple markets, specialising in compliance and financial crime at the interim, mid-to-senior and executive level.