Compliance Associate

Role: Compliance Associate

Location: London

Company Overview

Lawson Conner UK is an award winning investment manager platform and compliance service provider. The firm has recently been voted “B2B Business of the Year” by an expert panel of senior business judges during the Amazon Growing Business Awards 2017 competition.

Lawson Conner’s clients are of institutional nature and range from specialised hedge fund managers to large asset management firms with well-established track records who utilise a broad array of investment strategies.

The application and role summary

Based in the London office, the Compliance Associate will work alongside a Compliance Manager in an exciting and varying work environment. This role is diverse and will transcend a number of areas in compliance.

Full training will be provided via Lawson Conner Academy.


  • Perform day to day Compliance Monitoring tasks following a Monitoring Plan
  • Assist in reviewing client systems and controls in respect of conduct risk and business risks
  • Conduct file reviews and special compliance projects
  • Undertake monitoring reviews and investigation of breaches
  • Review and approve financial promotions
  • Draft compliance monitoring reports


  • 2-3 years experience within an FCA regulated services firm, within a Compliance function
  • Excellent client facing skills and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent user of Microsoft Office
  • Experience of working to tight deadlines
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and spoken
  • Desire to work in an dynamic, fast-growing company environment with bluechip clients

Qualifications and Experience

  • A-level and Bachelors degree preferred (Economics, Law, Business)
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal

Additional Compliance training provided by Lawson Conner

On offer

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast growing organisation with a highly motivated and client focused team that has been recently awarded B2B Business of the Year at the Amazon Growing Business Awards 2017.

The successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary, benefits package and a bonus.

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