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Compliance Officer - Commodity & Energy Trading - South Wales

Job Title: Compliance Officer - Commodity & Energy Trading - South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Wales
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: BBBH14652_1489682343
Contact Name: Emily Marmoy-Haynes
Contact Email: emily.marmoy-haynes@twentyrecruitment.com
Job Published: March 16, 2017 16:39

Job Description

COMMODITY AND ENERGY COMPANY

This Commodity and Energy Company is a small energy business backed by international investors. They have invested heavily in a number of portfolios and are currently undergoing growth in the electricity sector.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small team and take ownership for Compliance and Governance within the Risk Management function. The role will offer full exposure with great scope to progress your career.

THE JOB

The role is a broad Compliance and Governance position and will play an important role in identifying, assessing and minimising Compliance Risk.

Specifically your responsibilities will include:

  • Building and maintaining a Compliance culture, which conforms to all regulatory requirements
  • Prevention, detection and escalation of breach in Compliance policies such as the Trading Compliance Manual, Energy Market Risk Policy and Regulation on Wholesale Energy Market Integrity and Transparency (REMIT) guidance
  • The ongoing identification of Compliance Risk including regular and periodic assessments
  • Designing and promoting controls which address new Compliance Risks arising from changes to the Energy companies activities or relationships
  • The delivery of a Compliance Programme
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant local and global regulatory requirements including EMIR, MIFID, REMIT and Market Abuse Regulation (MAR)
  • Defining and implementing training programmes

YOU

To be considered for this job, you will have the following experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • 5 years or more experience in a Financial Services or an Energy trading regulatory environment
  • Regulatory knowledge of EMIR, MiFID II, REMIT and MAR
  • Lead compliance related projects

If you feel you have the relevant experience for this newly created opportunity then please apply to this advert and send your CV to Emily Marmoy-Haynes, Financial Crime Compliance Recruitment Consultant at Twenty Recruitment.

Twenty Recruitment's Compliance function are a team of specialist consultants covering Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance mandates, both permanent and temporary, across Financial Services, Technology and Energy.