An exciting, and rare opportunity has arisen for an experienced Compliance Solicitor or Legal Executive or suitably experienced individual to join a highly regarded legal practice in Taunton in a full time and permanent capacity. A competitive salary and benefits package within a pleasant, friendly and supportive working environment is on offer to the successful candidate.
Working closely with the firm’s Managing Partner to maintain the firm’s legal and regulatory requirements and to report breaches of regulations and statutes, you will fully utilise your regulatory compliance and knowledge of the SRA handbook and CPR as well as dealing with breaches of regulations and client complaints to include investigation, reporting procedures and pursuing remedial actions. In addition you will undertake compliance risk assessments and assist in maintaining the firm’s regulatory and legal requirements (GDPR, SRA, Data Protection, AML and Anti-Bribery).
You will need to have experience of handing complex complaints and a sound knowledge of Civil Procedures Rules and the SRA Handbook. In addition, you will have excellent communication skills, the ability to work autonomously and manage a busy workload and possess strong problem solving skills.
Please do get in touch if you would like to discuss this role in more detail or send us your CV below, in confidence, and we will get back to you.