MiFIDII + MiFIR Compliance Officer/Analyst

17 Aug 2022
14 Sep 2022
Aamir Bafanda
Job Type

MiFIDII + MiFIR Compliance Officer/Analyst

We are currently recruiting for MiFIDII + MiFIR Compliance Officer/Analyst to work with our client based in the Banking Industry. The role is Hybrid and based in Dublin. This is initially a 12-month contract position.

Knowledge, Skill & Requirements:

  • Credibility as a subject matter expert on MiFID II & MiFIR and their associated EU Technical Standards.
  • Legal or Paralegal experience and proven ability to conduct analysis of laws, rules, regulations, conduct interpretation, summarise technical regulatory requirements and understand/opine on potential applicability to UK financial services' businesses and function lines.
  • Subject matter expertise on EU regulations and Directives and their associated EU Technical Standards a plus.
  • Ability to both work independently and collaborate with team members.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to conduct interpretation of EU regulations (and their associated ITS/RTS) and drafting of regulatory requirements.
  • Advanced analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively and with people at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong Stakeholder and Senior management engagement skills.
  • Must be a self-starter, flexible, innovative and adaptive.
  • Capability to participate in multiple projects at one time.
  • Strong ability to coordinate and facilitate work projects both on the ground and with remote units.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)


Experience/Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree; experience in legal and/or compliance
  • 5+ year Working Experience in a large financial services firm, regulatory organization, or legal/consulting firm, or a combination thereof.
  • Experience of managing / working on complex regulatory projects, with variable stakeholders across multiple jurisdictions and within tight deadlines.