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Head of Compliance

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A brokerage firm in Brussels is currently looking for a Head of Compliance to ensure legal, regulatory, and internal compliance. In this role you will report directly to the CEO.

Your main responsibilities as the new Head of Compliance will be:

  • Develop expertise to provide appropriate advice on the legal and regulatory aspects of investment services and ancillary activities (MiFID, market abuse, anti-money laundering, and governance)
  • Assume responsibility as the compliance team's point of contact within the brokerage firm and with external stakeholders
  • Review compliance procedures and policies
  • Monitor the compliance of the services offered by the brokerage firm
  • Monitor legal and regulatory developments to incorporate them into projects
  • Draft reports for regulatory authorities
  • Design and run specialised compliance training courses for employees
  • Coordinate and carry out surveillance (AML, market abuse, MiFID, governance) and draft inspection reports
  • Carry out specific compliance monitoring assignments
  • Identify and update compliance risks via risk mapping
  • Report major issues to relevant bodies (Executive Committee, Audit and Risk Committee, Board of Directors, and Prudential Committee)

Your profile:

  • You have a university degree or equivalent in economics, law, management or finance
  • You are familiar with the legislation and regulations relating to investment services and activities (MiFID, Market Abuse, AML, Governance)
  • You have at least 5 years' professional experience in a similar role
  • You are fluent in French and Dutch both written and spoken and have a good knowledge of English

Your strengths:

  • Analytical and constructive judgment
  • Autonomy, organization, and transparency
  • Ethical rigor
  • Team player
  • Learning mindset
  • Strategic and creative problem-solving mindset
  • Diplomatic and communicative

What the company has to offer:

  • An attractive salary combined with additional benefits such as a company car, lunch vouchers and insurance coverage
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Modern and pleasant offices
  • Homeworking possibility

If you resonate with the qualities mentioned above and aspire to elevate your career within a thriving company with a flat organizational structure, seize the opportunity and apply now for this Head of Compliance position.

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Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Risk & Compliance

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: An attractive salary

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Brussels

Job Reference: 2218422/001

Date posted: 17 June 2024

Consultant: Stephen Fournier

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