US law firm seeks Compliance Manager to join the Compliance team in its London office and handle primarily Solicitors Regulation Authority ("SRA") related compliance matters and also ensure global compliance with all relevant privacy-related legislation, in particular the GDPR.
This will include ensuring compliance with the SRA's regulatory framework, assisting with AML compliance and monitoring sanctions updates from the UK Government. In relation to data protection compliance, the role will include regularly reviewing compliance with relevant legislation and internal firm policies, ensuring that all documentation required by data protection legislation is maintained by the firm, providing advice regarding data protection impact assessments and monitoring the firm's performance relating to such assessments, such as privacy risk mitigation efforts.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
You will have proven experience in dealing with compliance issues in a commercial environment, ideally in a law firm or other professional services firm. An interest in data privacy law, both in Europe and globally, is required but significant experience in this area is not necessary as training will be provided in the role. Strong communication and project management skills are essential.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.