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Compliance Executive

£25,000 - £28,000
London, Mayfair

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Jack Harry

I work as a Recruitment Consultant on the Corporate desk, focusing primarily on graduate jobs within the Banking & Finance sector. This often includes roles in Broking, Trading and Accounting.

My area of expertise

I sit on the Corporate desk, working mainly on Banking & Finance graduate jobs. Because of the diversity of roles and sectors we work on at Give A Grad A Go, though, I've also had the chance to dabble in FinTech and slightly more creative graduate jobs - which I also really enjoy.

Why I chose to work at Give A Grad A Go

I’d applied for a few roles through Give A Grad A Go, but wasn’t exactly sure what I wanted to do. I came in to visit the team to discuss what kinds of graduate jobs my skills would be best suited to, and I really liked the atmosphere in the office. Although I’d never really considered a career in graduate recruitment before, when I spoke to the team about the possibility of a job here I thought that it sounded like something I’d be good at – and here I am!

The worst job I've had

I held a job doing door-to-door sales for a number of different charities. Hopefully I learnt something from the late evenings cold calling in the rain!

Looking for finance graduate jobs in London and want to join a hugely successful business who are making waves in the foreign exchange sector?

Company profile

In this Compliance Executive graduate job, you will be joining a fast-growing young company who are challenging the market leaders within the international payment solution sector. Based in the financial world, they have countless years of experience within the industry, and they are now developing this exciting new business as Foreign Exchange (FX) specialists. With offices in London and Dubai, they are growing rapidly – and are now seeking a graduate Compliance Executive to join their burgeoning team.

Job description

In this Compliance Executive graduate job, you will be playing an integral role in the smooth running of the business. Your role will be extremely varied, and you can expect it to include activities like liaising with corporate and private clients, ensuring that all staff are adhering to the firm’s compliance policy, and researching and collating vital leads for the sales team. You’ll need to be ambitious, driven and finance-savvy, as you will be undertaking a huge range of tasks that will contribute to the success and growth of this top FX brokerage.

Key responsibilities

In this Compliance Executive graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the compliance team as required with the onboarding of private and corporate clients, ongoing monitoring and client refreshers
  • Generating reports for senior management
  • Researching and collating information on potential leads on behalf of the sales team
  • Investigating compliance breaches and completing required follow-up steps
  • Screening of outward payments and assisting the settlements team with investigation of inward payments
  • Ensuring general compliance with UK Anti-Money Laundering regulations
  • Keeping up to date with revisions and updates to legislation to ensure that the company remains compliant
  • Providing ad hoc support to other team members within the compliance team and general admin tasks

Job requirements

  • A minimum of a 2:2 from university (a relevant degree is preferred, but is not a pre-requisite)
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Fantastic attention to detail with the ability to keep many plates spinning at once
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ideally 6 months - 1 years relevant experience - but this is not essential
  • The confidence to both work autonomously and within a friendly and collaborative team

Benefits of the job

  • A great starting basic salary of between 25,000 - 28,000 + generous bonus
  • A vibrant and bustling young office
  • Private healthcare and pension
  • Amazing new offices in the heart of London
  • Exposure to working with top entrepreneurs in the financial services

Looking for finance graduate jobs in London and want to join a hugely successful FX Brokerage? If you are an ambitious graduate with an interest in finance, apply for this Compliance Executive job in London today!

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