Risk & Compliance Manager

Job Title: Risk & Compliance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Scottish Borders
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Reference: 3847154_1600672908
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 21, 2020 08:21

Job Description

Your new company
I am delighted to be Exclusively partnered with a highly aspirational Infrastructure and development organisation based in the Scottish borders. Our client have gone from strength to strength over the last 6 months and they are now looking to strengthen the finance team with a Risk & Compliance Manager. This is truly exciting role joining an ambitious company on their journey where you will gain a broad exposure across business operations. The Risk & Compliance Manager will be responsible for leading all aspects of the businesses strategy and delivery arrangements related to information governance, risk and compliance.

Our client are going through an exciting period of change and continued growth over the next year. This opportunity would suit a motivated and driven individual looking to add value and progress with the business. This role requires 2-3 days of office working weekly in the borders with flexible working opportunities.

Your new role
You will report into the Finance Director working within an autonomous environment. This role will provide specialised knowledge to the Senior Leadership Team and staff, ensuring compliance and best practice on information governance, fostering a data protection culture across various sites. The Risk & Compliance Manager will have a major strategic presence in shaping organisation policies, advising senior management on risks and having strong awareness around information governance and data protection.

This role requires a strong Corporate Governance professional with a strong attention to detail to comply with changes in legislation and statutory obligations. You will be supporting key stakeholders across the business with Management information and liaising with external parties.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be an experienced Risk & Compliance Manager with the ability to lead development and implementation of policies, guidance and procedures to support the delivery of Information Governance. This role will take control of the the assurance framework so practical experience here is essential from creating the framework to executing the strategy. You will collaborate with internal and external stakeholders and strong communication skills and ability to problem solve are important qualities here. You will also facilitate change and contribute to ongoing development of wider compliance and risk measures.

What you'll get in return
Our client offer a great benefits package with a basic salary between £42,000 - £50,000 per annum and excellent pension scheme. The are Flexible working options available and home working 2/3 times a week. This is a genuinely unique business where you will be joining at a critical point in the organisations development.

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