Risk & Compliance Manager

Contract Type
Practice Area
Compliance / Regulatory
Aberdeen/Scotland Wide
3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Are you someone who loves detail, do you take pride in ensuring robust processes are in place and like to continually keep abreast of industry changes?

Job Description

This is an unique opportunity to join a widely respected legal 500 private practice who are continuing to enjoy a period of sustained growth and development, making it a fantastic time to join them. 

Reporting directly to the Managing Partner, this is a key role where you will assume overall responsibility for  managing the firm’s risk and compliance on a day-to-day basis. This shall be multi faceted and shall include AML rules/regulations, data protection, Law Society of Scotland reporting and health and safety matters.

You shall ensure all employees are aware of the processes and procedures and the firm is fully compliant all all times by making sure these policies and procedures are current and fit for purpose. 

In the first instance you shall have line management responsibility for 1 other team member but it is anticipated that as the business continues to grow so will this department. 

Ideally you shall come from a legal background but this is not essential,what you shall have is a proven, demonstrable track record of successfully managing AML, Compliance, Audit, GDPR and health and safety practice within a professional services setting.

What's in in for you?

This truly is a great opportunity to join the firm at pivotal time in it's growth, they are a fantastic firm who look after their people very well. They offer a competitive salary, generous benefits, some hybrid working, continued professional and personal development and discretionary performance related bonus. 

The preferred location for this role is Aberdeen but consideration will be given to candidates outwith the North East who are willing to travel some of the time to the Aberdeen area. 


Please contact Deborah Collier at QED Legal for more information. 


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