Senior Compliance Officer Senior Compliance Officer …

Hays Banking
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 11 Oct 21
Hays Banking
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 11 Oct 21
Hays Banking
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Work from home new Aus FX Broker looking for a Senior Compliance Officer
Your new company
A global broker in Singapore is opening an office in Sydney with an AFSL Licence and are looking to grow in the Sydney market of FX and CFDs for retail and institutional clients.

Your new role
Reporting to the Chief Risk Officer, the Senior Compliance Officer will set up, oversee and monitor compliance with regulatory requirements in relation to the Australian entity.
  • Develop risk frameworks, enhance risk management and compliance culture. Contribute to risk and compliance discussions with senior management.
  • You will keep abreast of regulatory developments and identify risks and control weakness and provide recommendations to resolve the issues.
  • Prepare and file all regulatory paperwork and reporting to ASIC and relevant Australia licensing authorities.
  • Point of contact for all Australian compliance and regulatory matters.
  • Responsible for the incidents and breach management for the AFSLs, ensuring regulatory obligations are met.
  • Monitoring and surveillance of guidelines which includes setting up & maintaining the rules and watchlist.
  • Advising and providing comments for new and existing mandates in terms of review and media advertisements.
  • Pre and post trade monitoring of guidelines as prescribed by the regulators
  • Working closely with the respective business units to ensure adequate action plans are taken to remediate the identified non-compliance issues within the agreed timeline;
  • Provide oversight to the AML/CFT compliance program for the Australian entity.
  • Take accountability in considering business and regulatory compliance risks and takes appropriate steps to mitigate the risks;
  • Maintain awareness of industry trends on regulatory compliance, emerging threats and appropriate steps to mitigate the risks; and
  • Highlight any potential concerns/risks and proactively share best risk management
What you'll need to succeed
  • Tertiary qualification in a related discipline is preferred
  • Minimum 4 years of compliance experience gained in an Australian financial services firm
  • Good knowledge of AML/CFT and strong understanding of local regulatory requirements in Australia
  • Understanding of risk governance, supervision and control framework, concepts of control design and control operating effectiveness
  • You are motivated, analytical and possess effective communication skills and decision-making skills.
  • Australian Citizenship or Australian Permanent Residency
What you'll get in return
This remote working unique role offers the chance to be part of something new and exciting from the ground up and assist in the new Australian entity, building out the Compliance Framework and AML programme from the group and may be a Head of Compliance Role in the future.

What you need to do now
Please click APPLY NOW, email your CV or call for a confidential discussion on 02 8226 9752.

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About Hays
Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide, being the market leader in Asia Pacific and the UK and one of the market leaders in Continental Europe and Latin America. We operate across the private and public sectors, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments.

Hays believes the right job can transform a person's life and the right person can transform a business. They are passionate about connecting candidates with the right job for them.

Hays operates in over 40 locations throughout Australia and New Zealand. They find permanent jobs for over 15,000 people a year and temporary and contract assignments for over 25,000 people a year and at any one time employ over 20,000 temporaries and contractors.

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