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Mandarin speaking Job-Compliance Officer (Analyst to VP level)-London-rj

  • £Highly competitive depending on experience + benefits + bonus
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 20654

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Your New Mandarin Job Title: Mandarin speaking Compliance Officer (Analyst to VP level), London

Your New Salary: Highly competitive depending on experience + benefits + bonus

Location: Central London


Our client, an investment bank, is looking for a Generalist (Analyst to VP level, depending on seniority) to join the Compliance team.

To be successful in this role our client has said it is essential that candidates:

  • have excellent Mandarin and English skills in writing and speaking
  • have relevant UK/EU compliance experience in an investment bank, financial service or securities firm

If that means this job isn’t a match for you please view our other vacancies for one that may be a better fit.

What you'll be doing each day:

  • The job duties associated with this role include but will not be limited to:
  • Provide compliance advisory services to management, business and functional units in relation to UK and EU regulatory regimes
  • Construct, review and maintain compliance policies, procedures and processes to ensure that the systems and controls framework is adequate and up-to-date
  • Conduct compliance reviews, perform compliance monitoring and surveillance to ensure that policies, procedures and practices are being followed and adhered to
  • Monitor business activities and put in place specific measures as necessary
  • Monitor UK and EU regulatory developments relevant and applicable to the firm and provide impact analysis, work on projects to implement any changes that may be required
  • Ensure that the AML systems and controls meet regulatory requirements and are complied with
  • Ensure that the firm complies with the capital requirements under CRD/CRR and IFPR
  • Handle conflicts of interest analysis and management
  • Work on compliance operations such as gifts and entertainment registration, personal account dealing and outside business interests approval, handle KYC and client due diligence etc. that may be required
  • Prepare internal reports and management information, assist on filing regulatory reports
  • Assist on developing and delivering staff training

The skills you need to succeed:


  • Excellent Mandarin and English skills in writing and speaking
  • Solid relevant UK/EU compliance experience in an investment bank, financial service or securities firm
  • Experience in relation to securities brokerage and corporate finance preferred
  • Experience and good understanding of CRD/CRR and IFPR implementation preferred
  • Familiar with relevant EU and UK regulatory rules applicable to FCA regulated activities

Skills and Abilities:

  • A self-starter with keen initiative and excellent interpersonal skills
  • A professional with high integrity
  • Able to work with a minimum level of supervision
  • Strong analytical and evaluative skills, attentive to details
  • Good communication skill and a good team player
  • Good understanding of EU/UK regulatory issues and developments
  • General broad understanding of financial products, brokerage and investment banking services


  • University degree in law, economics and accounting/finance disciplines
  • Qualified lawyer or law degree holder desirable but not essential

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