Head of Legal, Risk & Compliance
Consultant Joe Whitfield
Date posted 16 April 201822 Fanshawe Street Auckland 1010 Robert Walters New Zealand
A leading fund management company is looking to hire a Head of Legal, Risk & Compliance for a fixed term of eight months.
This organisation is one of New Zealand's largest fund management companies.
You will take ownership of the NZ Legal, Risk & Compliance team, setting strategy, managing the team and communications throughout the company in respect of regulatory change.
- Responsible for the Legal, Risk & Compliance functions and agendas within the company
- Leadership, motivation and management of a team of four
- Risk identification, qualification and management
- Assist in the development of risk and compliance policies and frameworks, training and education and driving a risk and compliance culture throughout the firm
- Legal degree and significant post qualification experience in financial services ideally in the fund management space
- Managerial experience
- Working knowledge of the law and regulation that govern NZ Financial Services
This is a great opportunity for someone with considerable legal experience in financial services to take on a leadership role and a seat at the executive table of a large and well-respected fund management company for eight months.
Robert Walters New Zealand is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.