Risk & Compliance Officer

PwC Legal is a highly reputable top-tier firm based in Luxembourg. We provide high quality legal solutions to major international and domestic clients and combine our tailored expertise with a truly global and cross-competent approach. When combined with our network geographic reach with more than 3,700 legal professionals across more than 95 territories, our integrated legal service offering is highly differentiated in the market.

Our team is widely recognized for its strong experience and business-oriented approach, its team spirit and strong core values.

We are currently looking for a Risk & Compliance Officer (between 3 and 5 years’ experience) for our Risk Management Department (hybrid working model)

Your Mission:

As Risk and Compliance Officer, you will be part of a team working closely with lawyers on Risk & Compliance matters of the firm.

  • You will be notably in charge to assist in the Customer Due Diligence and Anti-Money Laundering (implementation of procedures, legislation amendments, circulars and recommendations and update the procedures accordingly, use of AML tools…)

  • Management of the Conflicts checks on files

  • Management of Engagement letters and Terms & Conditions

  • Follow-up of post-transaction (follow-up of administrative formality such as Trade register deposits).

  • Management of Bar circulars and other professional obligations

  • Management of professional liability

  • Assist in the follow-up and upgrade of good practice in terms of Risk Management internal Policies 

  • Helping the lawyers of the firm to be informed about new legislation regarding Risk management field (Management of Bar circulars and other professional obligations)

We offer:

From the moment that you join our team we aspire to make your employment experience an outstanding and engaging one by offer:

  • An integration in a dynamic team;

  • An attractive salary package;

  • A personalised introduction program and day to day coaching;

  • Trainings and opportunities for progression within our firm;

  • Stimulating experience with multiple opportunities to bring added-value and proposals and participation to business development initiatives;

  • A friendly work environment that invites you to gain valuable knowledge and experience and explore new opportunities; and

  • The possibility to choose a hybrid way of working (on a voluntary basis), sharing your time between the firm's premises and home. 

The candidate should:

  • Have a university degree in Law or any field relating to Risk management

  • Have significant experience in Luxembourg in Risk management (notably in Customer Due Diligence, Anti-Money Laundering and the applicable law thereto)

  • Be able to learn quickly and work as part of a team

  • Be conscientious 

  • Have excellent communication skills

  • Have a perfect command of French and English

  • Have exceptional organizational skills and the ability to adapt easily

If you feel that you match our recruitment needs, please send your application to: [email protected]