Salary €/annum

Job Location Dublin

Type Permanent

Consultant Donal Whelan

Ref 3990

Posted 19 December 2017

An international Fund Service provider are recruiting for a Compliance Officer for their Dublin office. Reporting to the Board the successful person will be responsible for the AML and the Compliance function.


Key Responsibilities of the Compliance Officer:

  • Maintenance of the Company’s Anti Money Laundering (‘AML’) policies and procedures in compliance with applicable regulations and directives
  • Conduct risk assessments for the business and prescribing changes at a group level to ensure ongoing monitoring and mitigation structures are in place
  • Provide regulatory oversight in connection with AML, UCITS, AIFMD, EU and Irish legislation
  • Investigating potentially suspicious transactions and reporting to the authorities as appropriate 
  • Maintaining a record of AML investors and ensuring action is taken to receive all outstanding documentation
  • Reporting findings to the board of directors and making recommendations as appropriate 
  • Prepare and submit the annual AML Report to the Board of Directors, make recommendations as well as other reports to Regulatory Authorities as required 
  • Develop and implement enhancements to company-wide compliance programmes 
  • Management and preparation of legal, tax & regulatory filings and returns across different jurisdictions 
  • Various company secretarial duties i.e Companies Act obligations
  • Drafting and review of board minutes for operating companies


The successful applicant will have a third level business or legal qualification with strong AML legislation/regulation/industry experience. You will also have an understanding of the regulatory requirements associated with fund administrators. A knowledge of alternative funds, including investor AML across a range of jurisdictions.


If you are a Compliance professional considering a move, please don't hesitate to contact Donal Whelan at Lincoln Recruitment Specialists. Our Compliance team recruit for Compliance roles across all levels of the Financial Services sector; Head of Compliance, Compliance Manager, Compliance Officer, Compliance Advisor, MLRO, AML Manager, AML Officer, Regulatory Analyst. 

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