An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic team player to work in the Quality and Risk Management (QRM) team within Advisory Corporate Finance (ACF) at Deloitte.
Deloitte is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the ACF QRM team is responsible for supporting the professionals who conduct corporate finance activities to comply with requirements from an external regulatory perspective, principally the FCA, and the internal risk management requirements of the firm.
The team has reporting responsibilities to the senior management of ACF and senior QRM representatives in the firm. The team liaises with other QRM teams across the Financial Advisory practice and with the central risk and compliance functions of the firm. Your role
You will help to meet the demands of a dynamic corporate finance business by providing timely risk & compliance support to client facing teams, implementing risk management processes, and reporting.
Responsibilities will include:
Providing timely accurate guidance to corporate finance practitioners in relation to risk & compliance issues
Reviewing, assessing and reporting on the compliance performance of client engagements
Assisting in the preparation of quality management information/reporting for senior management
Assistance in developing and delivering regulatory and risk training to the practice
Assisting the firm to meet its regulatory obligations
Assisting with projects such as innovation and development of process improvements Representing the ACF QRM team as a day-to-day contact for QRM representatives in other parts of the firm
Assisting in the supervision and mentoring of junior staff
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Location: London with occasional domestic travel.
Work pattern: This is a permanent contract opportunity. The role can be worked on a full-time basis
Your professional experience
The ideal candidate will have worked for a Corporate Finance Boutique or another Big 4/Top 10 Firm either as a practitioner or within a similar risk team, or you may have a more general risk background with knowledge of Corporate Finance. We are interested in candidates with all of these backgrounds but are looking for mandatory skills and experience in the following:
Successful applicants will have/be:
Experience in a regulatory/compliance environment for a corporate finance practice (for example within M&A and Debt Advisory) or exposure to this environment from working within corporate finance
An understanding of the FCA's regulatory framework as applied to corporate finance activities
Excellent oral and written communication skills as you will be dealing with client facing practitioners
Keen attention to detail as the role involves the handling of data, reviewing of legal agreements/publications as well as data analysis
Excellent organisational skills
Adaptable, flexible and able to work under pressure
Ability to work effectively within a team, supporting senior members and possibly coaching/supervising junior members of the team
Highly motivated with a desire to see tasks through to conclusion
Excellent relationship management and interpersonal capabilities with proven influencing and persuasion skills
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