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Senior Compliance Officer

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  • 80,000-90,000
  • 07 Jun 2022
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Senior Compliance Officer 

About the Company

Opportunity to join a leading, global insurance family. 

About the Position

This role is in the International Health part of the business. As the Senior Compliance Officer , you will report directly to the Head of Compliance and be responsible for working with the Compliance team and overseeing Compliance matters for a number of Business Units within the International Health part of the Business. You will have international/cross border EU Insurance experience. 

Key Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for supporting the development, execution and maintenance of a Compliance Assurance programme and framework for a number of Business Units
  • Senior role in Compliance oversight ensuring the development and consistent execution of Compliance Framework across these Business Units.
  • Oversight and governance role for  Compliance matters both on an ongoing basis and for specific projects
  • Responsible for Compliance reporting processes and communication to governance bodies and regulatory bodies where required and appropriate.
  • Perform Compliance risk assessment in accordance with the approved Compliance Plan
  • Foster and develop cooperation with other Risk Assurance Functions to achieve truly integrated assurance
  • Report or prepare adequate reporting regarding progress against monitoring plans, significant results, as well as escalation of overdue issues
  • Identify ways to further increase the effectiveness of the Compliance Program
  • Ensuring appropriate Compliance controls mechanisms are in place and are tested robustly and in accordance with the  Compliance Plan
  • Completing and delivering on projects which vary in scope.
  • Dealing with escalations from the first line, providing practical advice on required actions and aligning with the Head of Compliance
  • Design relevant training concepts/contents and ensure performance thereof
  • Proactively engage with first line key stakeholders to advise on the design of Policies, Procedures, Systems and Controls


  • Relevant Degree ideally Law/Business related or equivalent commercial experience
  • Minimum of 5+ years commercial industry experience preferably within a financial institution
  • LCI Designate and holder of The Professional Diploma in Compliance (PDC)
  • Strong understanding of EU Cross-Border Insurance regulatory environment (General Good)
  • Knowledge of the law and practice relating to Financial Services and compliance with EU Insurance Directives and Regulations
  • Previous involvement in Compliance projects, implementing reporting efficiencies and identifying key financial controls and mitigating actions
  • Capability to coach and provide technical advice and counsel within a Global Compliance team
  • Ability to present to both large groups and Executive Level personnel.
  • Fluent written and spoken English language skills
  • Willingness to study and obtain Regulatory mandated certifications as required

Remuneration Package

Permanent role, salary €85 to €90k plus benefits. 
For more information on this role or any other roles within the Compliance and Risk space, reach out to Louise Morrissey in Brightwater on 01-5927885 or email me. Alternatively please apply via the link below.
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