About the job:
Hayfin Capital Management is one of Europe’s leading alternative asset management firms, with a heritage in private credit. Since inception in 2009, Hayfin has invested more than €23bn of capital across more than 370 portfolio companies. The firm was founded with the ambition of creating one of Europe’s leading investment platforms and delivering best-in-class risk-adjusted returns.
Hayfin is headquartered in London, with offices in in Frankfurt, Luxembourg, Madrid, Milan, New York, Paris and Tel Aviv and employs approximately 170 people. BCI, one of the five largest Canadian pension plans, is the majority shareholder in Hayfin.
Hayfin is currently looking for an experienced Compliance Associate to join their global Legal and Compliance team. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing the business with regulatory assurance through effective controls and monitoring, in line with the Compliance Monitoring Plan.
Develop a good understanding of the business, teams, roles and the environment in which Hayfin operates
Maintain knowledge of new and evolving regulatory compliance requirements and good industry practice
Contribute to the creation and maintenance of the compliance monitoring programme
Manage monitoring reviews in line with agreed monitoring methodology, including liaising with stakeholders for each review allocated in order to facilitate the necessary access to people / systems / records to enable testing to be conducted
Provide clear and accurate reports of key findings to the CCO, and assist in producing quarterly / annual reports following monitoring activity for senior management
Assist in completing an annual review of the compliance monitoring framework and implementation of compliance recommendations
Assist in providing compliance training and collaborate with employees to promote a positive compliance culture
Assist with the regulatory reporting for the Firm
Assist with wider compliance projects and issues across the Firm
The ideal candidate will have:
4-6 years’ compliance experience in a similar role with an alternative investment manager or MIFID investment firm, within the financial services industry, preferably on the buy side
Ability to understand and interpret regulatory rules and guidance
Strong organisational, analytical and methodical skills
Resourceful and capable of working autonomously
Excellent problem solving ability
Excellent team player
Resilient and enthusiastic