Compliance Advisory Manager

Sector: Insurance Reinsurance
Area: Compliance And Legal
Ref: 12494
Location: Ireland
Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
Salary: excellent
Contact: Ciarán O’Connell

Reporting to the head of Head of Compliance Advisory & Conduct, a new exciting position within the compliance Advisory & Conduct department, to provide will provide 2nd line compliance advisory and technical support to the 1st line business within a leading Life company.


The Role:


  • Identifying and assessing relevant regulatory requirements
  • Advising the business as to obligations associated with regulatory requirements
  • Challenging the business on proposals that could compromise compliance
  • Reviewing and sign off on materials relevant to regulatory and/or business change
  • Advising the business regards appropriate remediation actions
  •  Provide compliance advisory and technical support to the 1st line business regards:
    • Emerging and current regulatory changes
    • Key business projects or other internal changes
    • Material compliance events and Ad-hoc compliance matters
  • Collaborate with key risk and compliance colleagues regards overall 2nd line management
  • Attend key forums and advise on compliance advisory developments
  • Develop and present content for Senior Management as required



The person:


  • 5+ years’ experience in risk/compliance experience in financial services industry (Life assurance preferable)
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in relevant relevant advisory or regulatory role
  • 3rd level degree required along with ACOI qualified (LCOI designation)
  • Strong understanding and key experience of key regulations such as CPC, PRIIPS and Insurance Mediation Directive
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with strong analytical and report-writing skills to all levels within the Company
  • Highly-organised and self-motivated individual with ability to prioritise effectively and work independently
  • Strong stakeholder influencing and management skills and a proven ability to interpret complex compliance matters for practical business application.
  • Ability to work with the fine detail and see the ‘big picture’ while effectively communicating regulatory
  • Proven ability to withstand challenge and maintain position if necessary


Leading a team of four and working closely across the group and reporting directly to the Head of Conduct, this is an ideal opportunity for a Compliance or Regulatory advising professional currently in a similar positon or looking to move in to a more permeant industry position within a leading Irish company. The successful candidate will have a great opportunity to advise at a senior level and will have the possibility of fast progression thru the wider group.


For a private and confidential conversation and for a full job description

please contact Ciaran on 01-8746770.

Or email