Risk & Compliance Manager-Critical hire to join a dynamic team

Michael Page
£55000 - £70000 per annum
23 Oct 2020
30 Oct 2020
JN -102020-1236530
Connor Matthews
Job role
Internal audit
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

This Risk and Compliance Manager is a newly created role, which will benefit the already proven success of this business. This role will be at the heart of the organisation continually improving the risk, controls and compliance. This continuous improvement will have an equal impact the business growth.

Client Details

Our client are 'the' specialist in their field. They are a fast paced, dynamic and expanding organisations with a very strong financial footing. Growth is the agenda moving forwards and new roles such as this one are crucial into them succeeding.


The key responsibilities for this Risk and Compliance Manager, based in Bristol are:

  • Look to optimise the group's performance by supporting and initiating change programmes and improvements
  • Responsible for integration of process within the DNA of the business from a risk and control mindset.
  • Overseeing and updating the group's Risk Register and Risk and Control's matrix
  • Working with different teams to help upskill and integrate process for key risk areas and to design action plans.
  • Design and implement recurring testing over key business controls
  • Support General Counsel in overseeing the Entity Wide control environment including Anti-Bribery and Corruption, Code of Conduct, Data Protection, and other key policy areas.


The successful candidate will have/be:

  • A Qualified Accountant (ICAEW, ACA, ACCA)
  • Previous experience working in UK compliance/risk team (In house or Professional Practice)
  • Experience of best in class risk and control environments
  • Proven track record of delivering and implementing step change (passion and curiosity for improvement)
  • Flexible and able to roll-up sleeves and get involved in other areas of the finance and legal teams as and when necessary for successful delivery of compliance function

Job Offer

Base Salary up to £70,000
Very competitive benefits package
Flexible working
Remote working