Compliance & Ethics OfficerEuroclear Finland Oy
Interested in being part of a small, committed team of compliance experts?
We are looking for a Compliance & Ethics Officer specializing in the data protection and privacy field. This is a new position to strengthen further the local Compliance & Ethics team.
Our team sends their regards:
“Welcome to an enthusiastic team where everyone supports each other and where we recognize and celebrate our successes together. If you are curious to learn new things and appreciate a possibility to work with a wide scope of interesting and challenging topics you are a great fit for our team.”
As a Compliance & Ethics Officer you will be working both independently and as part of the team, with a variety of tasks and topics relevant for a critical Financial Market Infrastructure. You will be using your expertise in facilitating compliance processes and procedures across the organization, advising the organization on complex compliance related topics and supporting and learning from the team colleagues. You will also participate in enhancing and developing the Compliance & Ethics function and framework by e.g. following up and analyzing regulatory changes, drafting policies and procedures and reviewing and monitoring internal controls. You will especially contribute to the data protection related topics by advising the organization on data protection related matters and assessments, identifying and analyzing data protection risks and maintaining documentation. More specific tasks will be defined taking into account your experience and interests as well as the team agenda.
Succeeding in this role will require you to have an open mindset and a fair amount of curiosity, willingness to learn and embrace change. You have a genuine interest and motivation to become a part of a professional compliance team in a highly regulated entity and you are able to network with key stakeholders across the organization to implement your role. You have high integrity as well as strong analytical and problem solving skills and attitude. Complexity and variety of topics is a natural part of compliance profession to you and you are well equipped with an analytical and fact-based thinking and willing to challenge your colleagues where needed.
We are looking for a person who has already gained some years of relevant working experience, preferably within the data protection and privacy field. You may have gained some knowledge of and have interest in other related topics such as data management, IT or cyber. Working experience from the financial sector and technical content knowledge on any other key compliance topics or processes (such as financial crime, market abuse, internal controls and monitoring) is seen as an asset.
The person we are looking for should ideally have:
Relevant education (e.g. university degree in law, economics or similar)
A few years of relevant work experience (e.g. within the field of data protection, compliance, risk management or legal)
Ability to read and understand regulatory requirements (EU and local)
Solid knowledge of GDPR and national data protection laws
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Eye on details and precision
Ability to work both independently and as part of the team
Strong written and verbal communication skills both in Finnish and English
We offer an opportunity to participate in a journey of the Compliance & Ethics function in a flexible and dynamic work environment. In this role, you will have oversight across the local organization and an independent and objective view towards Euroclear and its business. You will have an opportunity to develop as compliance professional and engage and cooperate with people and matters across the global community. In your role you will report directly to Chief Compliance Officer Heidi Malkki.
Based on our Engagement Survey results our employees are especially impressed by their coworkers who are helpful, supportive and committed to doing quality work.
The position is permanent and full-time. Our employee benefits include e.g. lunch and sport/culture benefits as well as an additional health insurance.
Our office is located in central Helsinki in Kamppi with excellent availability of transportation and other services. We have a hybrid working model that allows us to work both from home and in the office.
How to apply
To apply for this position, please send your cover letter and CV in English including salary claim via www.euroclear.com/careers by 2 October 2022 at the latest.
The standard security clearance according to the Security Clearance act 726/2014 and credit check will be conducted for the selected person as well as drug testing before commencement of the employment.
For more information on the open position you are welcome to contact Chief Compliance Officer Heidi Malkki, +358 20 770 6338 on 27 September 14.00-16.00 EET