Job Overview

Compliance Analyst - Alternative Asset Management

Location: City of London, London Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Type: Permanent Contact: Christopher Wood
Posted: 8 months ago

I have partnered with one of Europe's leading alternative asset management firms who are looking to hire a Compliance Analyst with a broad focus joining the legal and compliance function. You will be dealing day to day with compliance infrastructure & coordinating with external compliance consultants.

Key responsibilities;

  • Assist with AIFMD & Gabriel filings:
  • Assist with FCA approved persons applications, as well as withdrawal forms following departure (subsequently replaced by the SMCR regime).
  • Assist with electronic communications & telephone recording surveillance:
  • Initial review of the periodic electronic communications surveillance reports;
  • Quarterly surveillance of telephone recordings
  • Assist with expert network surveillance:
  • Initial review of periodic expert network surveillance reports;
  • Assist with transaction reporting monitoring including the reconciliation of the data sent to Bloomberg against data received by the FCA.
  • Assist with compliance monitoring (best execution, allocations, transaction reporting, mandate restrictions).
  • Assist with keeping an up-to-date list of all trade counterparties and ensuring we have their current Best Execution Policy on file.
  • Assist with keeping log of all ESG sub-committee meetings, memos, and follow up items (as well as minuting the ESG meetings), and reconciling ESG sub-committee meetings against the IC agenda, as well as chasing analysts to provide updated ESG memos.
  • Assist with ensuring that Approved Counterparty List and all Procedures are up-to-date.
  • Assist with online training and monitoring training attendance records.
  • Assist with monitoring PA dealing, including collecting data around brokers' accounts, personal trades, chasing for contract notes and trade confirmations, as well as reconciling PA trades requests against broker's feeds.
  • Transaction Monitoring
  • Training Compliance

Key skills;

  • 3+ year's experience within asset management compliance
  • Strong academic background
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and research skills
  • Ability to follow complex instructions and processes
  • Proactive, self-supportive and motivated in the development of a positive compliance culture.

If you are interested in this role, please apply below or contact me for more information.

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