Compliance Officer (Trade Surveillance) - Bank - London

Job Title: Compliance Officer (Trade Surveillance) - Bank - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH21753_1562666355
Contact Name: Jack Quaile
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2019 10:59

Job Description


This firm is a global investment banking company with this role being based in their London office. Operating around the world they offer a variety of investment banking services including equities, fixed income, capital markets, M&A, commodities and more.


The primary responsibility of this role is to provide support as a Compliance Officer (Trade Surveillance) within the compliance function.

Your responsibilities may include:

  • Conducting trade surveillance and related monitoring activities as part of the firm's compliance monitoring plan
  • Providing advice and guidance to front office staff in resolving compliance and regulatory issues
  • Assisting in the delivery of compliance surveillance related projects or initiatives
  • Conducting thorough reviews, including trade, audio and e-comms, for any suspicious behaviour
  • Ad-hoc compliance duties as required


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

  • Strong experience in a trade surveillance compliance role at a wholesale or professional services firm
  • Relevant regulatory knowledge including some of the following: MAR, LSE and other rules, MiFID II, HMRC ISA Rules, JMLSG
  • Experience in surveillance of equities and fixed income
  • Knowledge of Best Execution rules would be preferred but not essential
  • Confident and independent self-starter willing to take ownership of issues and drive to resolution
  • Ability to learn quickly and solve problems

If you feel you have the relevant experience for this newly created opportunity then please apply to this advert and send your CV to Jack Quaile 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.