Phoenix is delighted to partner exclusively with a renowned global advisory firm seeking to recruit a Senior Manager - Compliance professional with experience in the payments sector to their expanding growing Financial Advisory Team.
Our clients may consider more experienced candidates
A truly unique opportunity to shape, scale, and ultimately lead, our client's expanding Fintech & payments advisory service offering.
Excellent opportunity to join a world-renowned brand and the unrivalled client portfolio - which includes some of the world's most prominent cutting-edge Fintech / payments companies.
Work alongside some of Ireland's most prominent Financial Services Advisory professionals.
Real career progression, Partnership pathway is there for the right person in time.
Agile working in a positive company culture environment.
Competitive financial package including superb ancillary benefits.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Working with Partners within the wider Financial Services Advisory team to develop, shape and scale a world-class payments advisory and regulatory service offering.
Act as the Fintech and payments regulatory advisory subject matter expert. Advise clients on relevant regulatory, compliance and risk issues including AML/FTC, third party oversight, relevant e-money regulations, licensing issues, the Central Bank's F&P standards etc.
Assist in solving complex business issues , from strategy to execution, for a Fintech client base with a focus on the payments sector.
Anticipate stakeholder needs, and develop, discuss and help implement solutions.
Contribute technical knowledge in the payments advisory and regulatory space.
Navigate the complexities of cross-border and/or diverse teams and engagements
Lead, manage and deliver on multiple projects, liaising with relevant internal, client, and external stakeholders.
Build and develop relationships with both internal and external stakeholders to foster positive, solutions-focused working relationships.
Horizon scan for relevant regulatory changes, perform regular gap analysis and advise and train clients accordingly.
Oversee and deliver formal and informal reports and presentations.
Can effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, with different audiences.
Develop clear lines of communication and strong relationships with regulatory bodies such as the Central Bank of Ireland.
Ad hoc relevant duties as required.
A minimum of 6+ years' experience in a senior compliance, risk and/or advisory position within a financial services organisation and/or consulting or advisory firm. Strong FinTech, to include a strong payments sector, industry regulatory advisory experience is required. Our client will consider more experienced candidates DOE and the individual in question.
In Depth knowledge of Compliance and Risk policies and regulations relevant to the Fintech and payments sector required (e.g. AMLD IV/V, PSD2. relevant e-money regulations etc.).
Previous experience dealing with the Irish and/or UK or other regulators.
Excellent communication and presentation skills and a proven record of successfully working with internal and external stakeholders and continuously managing expectations.
Strong project management leadership experience within agreed deadlines and budgets
Overseeing and delivering formal and informal reports and presentations
In-depth experience in compliance monitoring and quality assurance
Proven ability to succeed in a fast-paced environment.
Adaptable, commercial, solutions-focused.