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Compliance and Risk Officer

Office Based - York

Ware & Kay/Pearsons & Ward Solicitors are proud to be one of Yorkshire’s leading law firms, having been established for over 200 years.

We are a respected accredited law firm with offices in York, Wetherby and Malton. You will be joining a firm that has seen a significant growth over the last few years and has a large share of the legal business in the local area.

Are you a self-motivated individual who has a positive, can-do attitude and is interested in joining our expanding team? If so, then read on.

The ideal candidate:

  • Experience of compliance and financial risk management within the legal sector
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory obligations, professional and practice standards
  • Maintaining practice manuals and policies
  • Proactively keeping abreast of changes in the regulatory regime
  • Liaising with senior management
  • Ensuring security and confidentiality of data
  • Knowledge of AML along with other relevant legal, financial and data protection legislation and frameworks.
  • Proficient at identifying and managing potential risks, putting timely, workable solutions in place and making recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • A people person who is positive, hands-on and both team and results focused.
  • Strong communication and organisational skills.

The successful candidate will be rewarded with:

  • A competitive salary
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Holiday allowance
  • Sickness allowance
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Organised social activities

If you are looking for an exciting new venture, we look forward to hearing from you.

Please send your CV together with covering letter to Claire May, HR Manager: .

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