Compliance Officer

Compliance Officer

Job Title: Compliance Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City Of London
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: 2018-10-25
Reference: JG101018
Contact Name: Jon Garrod
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 10, 2018 16:58

Job Description

Are you an experienced field-based Compliance professional with a background in Financial Services? Have you worked in an IFA environment within file quality standards, risk assessment and supporting advisers? Are you looking for a challenging contract role with a well-known firm in the City? Then look no further!

In this initial 3-6 month contract role some of your duties will include:

  • Undertaking suitability reviews of advice provided to PSFM’s private clients
  • Ensure that the management of risk is controlled by the full use of compliance 
  • Undertake monitoring of the suitability of advice provided by Planners in accordance with the Compliance Monitoring Programme
  • Pass on any Planner and Paraplanner development needs identified as part of the monitoring process to the T&C Officer.
  • Assist in investigating any significant issues of concern and report as appropriate.
  • Investigate complaints and Errors and Omissions in a timely manner, in accordance with the FCA guidance


  • Proven experience of field-based Compliance within a financial services environment.
  • Diploma Qualified
  • Pensions qualifications requirement – R04; J04; J05; AF3 (being replaced by AF7) at least one of these) – R08 would be a bonus.
  • Investment – R02 would be a bonus
  • Knowledge and experience of monitoring safeguarded benefit advice is essential.