Head of Compliance

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Commercial
Salary: AU$160000.00 - AU$170000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH93548_1495007435

Our client is the clear industry leader in their field operating within one of the most dynamic, competitive and high growth sectors of the Australian economy. They possess one of the most recognisable national brands, a testament to their innovative and successful approach in marketing its products to a broad and expanding customer base. With a clear growth mandate and strategic vision they are widely admired for their substantial investment in innovation and continued enhancement of their customer and service offering.

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer the Head of Compliance will live and breathe the processes of the organisation. As a genuine partner to the business you will lead all activities and strategic decisions in this function. This includes coordination of the group compliance reports, presenting to the executive and audit committees, monitoring of industry trends and changes in the regulatory environment and helping drive the businesses response. Once embedded in the business you will work towards achieving and maintaining best practices, initially setting up new frameworks, identifying process improvements and efficiencies.

This is a newly created and highly visible role working with senior and executive leaders in the business. The industry landscape is complex and constantly changing - you will need to demonstrate your experience in these environments. The working culture calls for quick and efficient approaches to work and a "run with it" attitude relating to problem solving.

We are seeking someone with experience in leading compliance, governance or internal audit functions in medium-large complex businesses. Ideally you will bring a mixture of chartered consulting and industry experience or demonstrated equivalent experience in a complex business. A broad working knowledge of regulatory and legislative requirements is essential for this role.

For a confidential discussion please call Ryan Griffin on 86291003 or 'APPLY NOW' by clicking the button below quoting reference number LRG19148.