Conflicts and Compliance Analyst
An award-winning international law firm is looking to recruit a Conflicts Analyst in their Manchester office. The firm is known for its inclusive and relaxed atmosphere whilst also being a leading firm with a wealth of high-profile clients.
The firm is recruiting for a Conflicts Analyst to join their risk and compliance team. This role is integral to managing the business acceptance of the firm's new clients and matters. The Conflicts Analyst will conduct conflict checks, screen new business for any sanctions issues, and generally ensure that the firm remains compliant with AML requirements. This will involve working with partners and fee earners from across the global business.
Ideal skills and qualifications include:
* Educated to degree level
* Previous conflicts experience, preferably within a law firm environment
* Professional conduct and the ability to liaise with people from across all levels of the business, including senior fee earners
* Good analytical skills and close attention to detail
* The ability to work to deadlines and manage workloads
* Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
If you are an ambitious risk and compliance professional looking for the opportunity to develop your career, then this is the chance to join a prominent law firm with a market leading reputation. This is one of the best opportunities in the risk and compliance market in Manchester at the moment, at a firm that offers a professional and friendly environment.
If you are interested, please apply for immediate consideration.
Please contact Amy Turner, Divisional Head, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
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Amy joined Douglas Scott in November 2010 and has extensive experience covering the Manchester and Yorkshire markets. She currently manages the North West desk and recruits from Legal Assistant level up to Partnership level and deals with key client accounts on a nationwide basis. Amy returned from maternity leave in early 2017 and dove straight back to work, managing a large Master Vendor account as well as its dedicated team of consultants. Amy has been in recruitment since June 2004 and before making the move into legal recruitment she worked in the accountancy and finance sector. She graduated with a Public Relations Degree from the University of Lincoln and before this studied at Harrogate Ladies College. In her spare time, she cares for her young daughter Evie.
"I am very grateful to Amy. She was professional but also encouraging and supportive in a very brief space of time. She most definitely goes the extra mile. Amy made it very easy for me to be positive and think about my attributes, which had a knock-on effect when I had my interview."
Legal Secretary | Leeds