Compliance Officer - Commodity & Energy Trading - South Wales

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

Job Description


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 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


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.

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