Our client a leading banking group currently seeks a Head of Compliance and Conduct to report directly to the Chief Risk Officer.
As a key member of the Senior Management Team, you will be responsible for leading a high-profile compliance and conduct risk function and will define and maintain a robust strategy and framework across the organisation.
Driving a best-in-class approach, you will develop a culture of active risk management throughout the Business, keeping the Bank at the forefront of the agenda across the industry and the regulatory environment. Furthermore, as a trusted advisor and subject matter expert on all compliance and conduct risk matters, you will manage relations with the regulator and external parties and will need to build credibility within the organisation, influencing, educating and presenting at all levels including Board.
The successful candidate will be highly experienced in the field of compliance and conduct risk, and be a confident and charismatic leader, with strong personal credibility and influencing skills. The ability to build, lead and manage teams of technically minded professionals, as well as partnering with and aligning colleagues, stakeholders and business needs will be key to the success of the function and individual.
The role presents an opportunity for an ambitious, motivated and ‘hands-on’ individual to set their own compliance blueprint and be instrumental in helping manage and steer an ambitious and challenging business through an ever-changing environment.
The role will be approved under the Senior Managers Regime - SMF 16.