Global Head of Compliance Assurance

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent Daily Rate
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Global Head of Compliance Assurance

6 month Contract

Excellent Daily Rate



Meraki Talent are currently recruiting on behalf of a global financial services client seeking an experienced compliance professional to lead their compliance assurance operation, based in Edinburgh, reporting to the Global Head of Conduct and Compliance


Responsibilities of the Head of Compliance Assurance:

  • Design and implementation of risk based global regulatory monitoring and assurance framework
  • Provide assurance through to the Board and regulators by overseeing the effective delivery of thematic reviews, regular testing and communication monitoring activities.
  • Oversee the management and monitoring of inside information, market abuse surveillance and E-Comms
  • To maintain an assurance framework to reflect an ongoing assessment of activities undertaken in each global jurisdiction where the business is based


Background of the Head of Compliance Assurance:

  • Experienced compliance professional with relevant experience gained in financial services sector with strong understanding and experience of the asset management sector.
  • Extensive experience of current and emerging regulatory compliance and risk
  • Experience in leading and developing compliance assurance professionals


If you have the relevant experience, contact Chris Wilson on 0141 648 9413 for a confidential chat.


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Business Manager – Governance, Risk & Compliance

Chris Wilson

Based in our Glasgow office, Chris has been a part of the Meraki Talent team since 2015. Chris manages a team of GRC recruitment specialists servicing Scotland's fast-growing risk & compliance market. He works with top-tier banks, life companies, wealth managers and fund managers to source top risk and compliance talent. Chris started his recruitment career after graduating in 2010 with a degree in Statistics from the University of Glasgow.