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Risk and Compliance Manager

  • Location: Ipswich
  • Position: Risk and Compliance Manager
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Hollie Preston

Job Description

Risk & Compliance Manager - Ipswich - Hybrid working
Competitive Salary & Benefits

Due to growth we have new role within a progressive and commercially successful UK law firm. The role can be based from any of their offices within the East of England however there is a requirement to be in the Ipswich office twice a week. You will provide support to the R&C Director ensuring the firm's compliance and regulatory regime meets current requirements, conditions and client expectations

Main Responsibilities:

  • To manage the Risk and Compliance team on a day-to-day basis, including supporting fee earner and secretaries in relation to AML/risk and quality queries/processes

  • To assist with Data Protection queries, including Subject access requests and breach notifications.

  • To assist maintenance of the Business Continuity Plan

  • To cover the absence of the Risk and Compliance Director

  • To support the firms ISO accreditation

Skills & Attributes:
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Highly analytical.

  • Self-motivated, ability to use initiative and provide pro-active support to fee earners.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills. Ability to communicate with colleagues at all levels of seniority and liaise effectively with other internal departments and external contacts.

  • Able to work on your own

  • Adaptable and flexible.

  • Good organisational abilities.

  • Excellent keyboard skills.

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of software (including Outlook, Excel & Word) & DMS

Knowledge / experience of the SRA Standards and Regulations and AML regulations is highly desirable.

“Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did”. Solicitor

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact hollie.preston@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie specialises in private client solicitor recruitment as well as the hiring of legal support professionals. (Paralegals, Legal Secretaries, HR, Finance & Marketing). Hollie has an understanding of both sides of the recruitment process, having experienced being both a hiring manager, and a candidate. She therefore appreciates the importance of correctly assessing the needs of the individu…


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