Risk,Compliance & InfoSec Manager - FinTech

Job Title: Risk,Compliance & InfoSec Manager - FinTech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits, private health
Reference: JN -052021-2572483_1620661927
Contact Name: Rebecca Scuffam
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2021 16:52

Job Description

Driving and embedding Risk Management, Compliance, Information Security & Data Privacy in a high growth business, reporting to the CFO.

Client Details

Our client is a market leader within the retail finance technology space. They offer a variety of full life cycle products across retail and commercial lending across wide range of financial products.

They have experienced double digit growth since 2017 and are backed by a Silicon Valley PE Firm.

They have been nominated as Technology Partner of the Year by British Business Bank and have been excelling in supporting Women within their organisation. They value all members of their business and when you become a part of their organisation, they invest in you and want you to enjoy the amazing journey they are on.

They live to their values and feel it is critical to embody collaboration, innovation, passion and quality.


  • Develop, embed and continuously improve risk management controls and frameworks.
  • Partner with risk owners to enhance an effective controls environment
  • Develop and embed the use of data as part of risk and compliance processes; reporting on compliance status and progress, via data, metrics and KPIs.
  • Proactively identify controls deficiencies and develop pragmatic solutions.
  • Support the IT team on matters relating to information security & potential future ISO27001 accreditation's
  • Create and embed the risk aware culture
  • Work with the executives and senior leaders to raise the profile of risk and compliance across the business
  • Act as a trusted advisor and DPO for the group
  • Report into the CFO, as a stand alone role and carve your career path
  • Lead on completing external accreditation's


  • Risk Management Professional with understanding of compliance, information security & data privacy
  • Working knowledge of ISO 27001, controls audits and risk management practice's
  • Previously having worked in FinTech/Software/Technology/FS industry
  • Effective organisation and project management skills
  • Able to assess impact of regulatory requirements on the group's operations
  • Qualified IRM,GARP,Lawyer/ISO certified preferable but not essential
  • Able to demonstrate pro-activity, collaboration, innovation, quality and passion through worked examples
  • Able to demonstrate desire to work in a fast paced, high growth business
  • Able to demonstrate practical ERM working practices as oppose to theoretical ideals
  • Ideally having worked in a Managerial post previously

Job Offer

  • Base: £65-70k
  • Bonus: Up to 10%
  • Pension
  • Annual leave: 25 days
  • Life assurance
  • Critical health cover
  • Private medical after 1st year
  • PerkBox after 1st year
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Flexible working
  • City of London Location (1-3 days in office expected)
  • Part of a high-growth organisation
  • Stand alone role where you can make an impact and create your desired career path
  • Silicon Valley backed investor ownership