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Head of Business Acceptance

Employer
Taylor Root
Location
England, London
Closing date
17 Jun 2024
Reference
PR/237471

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Experience Level
Management/Head of Department
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Banking/Finance, Regulatory/Compliance

Job Details


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a senior professional to lead the onboarding team based across various UK locations and some outside of the UK. You will support the firm globally and be responsible for client and matter onboarding of the firm, escalation of conflicts issues and compliance with anti-money laundering legislation and sanctions.

The firm has grown massively in recent years and this is a rare opportunity for someone to not only lead a well-established team but also be part of driving the efficiency of their systems and processes.

You will work closely with the General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel and the MLRO's of the firm.

Key requirements:

  • Familiarity with the SRA Codes of Conduct and the AML and sanctions regulations
  • Contributing to the Firm's compliance strategy, structure and processes
  • Cultivate a strong risk management culture
  • HR - direct line management of the team and overall HR and performance related matters
  • Advise on complex business intake issues relating to conflicts or financial crime/sanctions
  • International experience at a top firm

You are required to be based in the UK and able to travel to various offices around the UK.

If you would like to find out more, please feel free to get in touch for a discreet conversation.

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Company

Established in the 1980s, Taylor Root is now widely recognised as being one of the world’s leading legal recruiters. Operating out of offices in the UK, Dubai, Asia and Australia, we are ideally placed to assist law firms, banks and companies with their legal recruitment on an international basis. Taylor Root has a strong track record in the recruitment of: Heads of legal and legal advisers; Law firm associates and partners; Contract/locum lawyers; Paralegals; Company secretaries and Compliance professionals.

We regularly recruit for positions in all of the following regions: Western and Eastern Europe; The Middle East; Asia including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, mainland China and Bangkok; Australia and New Zealand, across The Caribbean and Offshore locations. .

In areas such as Project Finance, Derivatives or Capital Markets, where an international search is appropriate, our offices aim to provide truly global coverage and deliver a comprehensive candidate shortlist.

Through hard work, a professional and ethical approach, and not being afraid to be objective, Taylor Root continues to foster excellent, long-term candidate and client relationships throughout all of its offices.

Taylor Root is a member of The SR Group. The SR Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to raising standards in the business environments that we serve. The sectors we cover include tax, legal, human resources, marketing, professional support and executive search, dealing with a substantial number of the world's leading professional partnerships, multi-national corporations and international banking groups as well as small to medium sized developing organisations.

For more information please contact your nearest office:

5 Fleet Place

London

EC4M 7RD
T: +44 (0)20 7415 2828

Suite 614, Liberty House
DIFC
P.O. Box 506739
Dubai, UAE
T: +9714 448 7770

1918 Hutchison House
10 Harcourt Road Central
Hong Kong
T: +852 2973 6333

Level 15, Prudential Tower
30 Cecil Street
Singapore 049712

T: +65 6420 0500

Level 12, 25 Bligh Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
T: +61 (0)2 9236 9000

Level 4
520 Collins Street
Melbourne
Victoria, 3000
T: +61 (0)3 8610 8400

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