Risk & Compliance Assistant, Jobs, Kent, 669

Risk & Compliance Assistant - Kent

£23-25K - Other - Risk and Compliance
Ref: 669 Date Posted: Monday 14 Aug 2017


It is time to stop the long, stressful and expensive commute into London.  Legal 500 law firm in Kent/SE London borders looking for a candidate who has worked closely with a Risk & Compliance department.

Exciting opportunity for a risk & compliance assistant has arisen, a chance to stand out in a specialist role within a firm that actively strives to be the best in industry and is committed to the development of its people.

 This position will suit someone who has recently graduated and/or has previous experience in Risk and Compliance (preferably within a Law Firm) or perhaps someone who has worked closely with a Risk & Compliance department.  The ideal candidate will be looking for a long term career in Risk and Compliance rather than seeing the role as a stepping stone into a training contract. You will have the ability to extract and analyse data with good reporting and presentation skills.

You will be responsible for supporting the Risk and Compliance Manager and Management team in day to day tasks relating to l aspects of Risk & Compliance, such as;

  • Undertaking due diligence checks on clients and new staff
  • Preparation of accreditation and annual renewal applications such as Lexcel
  • Administration of Risk Management training courses
  • Assist with monitoring compliance with AMLKYC and other risk management policies and procedures


This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with compliance experience in a professional services firm, willingness to go the extra mile to join a highly reputable firm who in return will offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Alison Banks at alison@lrlegalrecruitment.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 02084642506  (office hours) or 07979952201 (out of office hours).




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