Adexen Recruitment Agency - Our client, a Digital Financial solutions provider is recruiting to fill the position below for its operations in Nigeria:
Job Title: Compliance Specialist
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Employment Type: Full time
Job Seniority: Senior level
Job Category: Accounting and Finance
Adexen has been mandated by one of its clients a digital financial solutions provider to recruit a Compliance Specialist for its operations in Nigeria. The position is based in Lagos, Nigeria.
Build a relationship with the regulators and work in a cross-functional team to protect our stakeholders' interests from regulation perspectives.
Build trust and a healthy relationship with the regulators, acting as the key point of contact.
Develop and manage compliance assurance policies and systems.
Lead initiatives to maintain the license.
Coordinate regulatory reporting and filling, respond to the regulator's queries.
Lead internal and external regulatory audits.
Pro-actively monitor and assess the company's operation and products for regulatory risks; provide teams with education, constructive solutions, and guidance.
Keep up to date with the company direction and new regulations to ensure the right focus and understanding of the critical compliance issues.
Desired Skills and Experience
Have a degree in Law.
5+ years of experience in Bank or Fintech compliance function in Nigeria.
Demonstrate knowledge of the digital banking business.
Thrive on autonomy, have a strong sense of urgency, meticulous.
High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint; web-based and email program.
Demonstrable passion for our company’s mission; a hands-on manager with integrity and a desire to work in a dynamic environment.
Ability to communicate and coordinate with the other departments towards achieving the company’s mission and targets and building effective working relationships as well as partnerships.
An analytical mindset aimed at improving equipment control and administration standards.
Ability to lead a team of equipment control coordinators and provide strategic direction to the department and organization.
Compliance, Auditing, Policy, Process Improvement, Internal Audit, Quality Auditing
Application Closing Date
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should: