EMEA Compliance Counsel - ABC & Ethics - 4+ PQE

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Miles Gillhespy

  • Contact email:

    milesgillhespy@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    1051472_1556539227

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-29

  • Consultant:

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My client a major UK retail group is seeking a Compliance Counsel to join the global compliance team, within the Legal Department. The Compliance Counsel will sit in London, work with the CCO.

Responsibilities:

  • Assess and advise the business partners on a broad range of compliance and ethics matters, including anticorruption, sanctions, conflicts of interest, and other regulatory inquiries
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to mitigate compliance and ethics risk
  • Conduct risk assessments and internal investigations
  • Assist in executing training and communication plans to ensure consistent application of compliance and ethics policies

Skills

  • 4+PQE full-time employment in top-tier law firm or in-house environment (a combination of both is preferred)
  • Able to work under pressure, manage multiple projects at once, and meet tight deadlines
  • Experience with internal investigations, and policy creation and implementation
  • Deep knowledge of FCPA/UK Bribery Act and/or OFAC sanctions.

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