Compliance Counsel

Compliance Counsel

Pennell Hart are a Legal & Compliance specialist executive search firm. One of our key clients, a sovereign wealth fund headquartered in Abu Dhabi, is looking to hire a  Compliance Counsel to be based at their central London office.


The Compliance Counsel will be the only compliance professional at the London office but will form part of the broader Ethics & Compliance team which is headquartered in Abu Dhabi.


The Compliance Counsel will be responsible for reviewing and  updating policies and procedures to ensure alignment with relevant laws and regulations, compliance monitoring, risk management, reviewing audit reports, leading ethics and compliance training programs, improving ethics and compliance program in line with international best practice and  driving ethics and compliance culture.


Our client is particularly interested in meeting with compliance professionals with at least 8 years broad, generalist ethics and compliance experience gained within a corporate setting. This role would not suit candidates coming from a purely financial services background.  Ideally your experience will have been gained with at an investment fund.


The ideal candidate will have a degree in law and a professional certification in Compliance ie CCEP.


This is a truly fantastic opportunity to join an outstanding organization, that attracts talent of the highest calibre.


The final round of the recruitment process will require travel to Abu Dhabi so interested candidates should be willing and able to travel.


Apply now for immediate consideration. Those who do not meet the criteria will not be contacted.


Apply now for immediate consideration. All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence. Those who do not meet the criteria will not be contacted.

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