Centrica Energy Trading Positions 2022 in London, England, United Kingdom – Senior Compliance Officer – Regulatory

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The Senior Compliance Officer – Regulatory will provide regulatory compliance advice to Centrica’s Energy Marketing and Trading (EM&T) business, which includes Centrica Energy (Trading) Limited and Centrica Energy Limited, which is licensed by Ofgem, as well as challenge from a compliance perspective the EM&T business.

This role is for a experienced E&C (Ethics & Compliance) professional who will work closely with the Head of E&C EM&T. The role holder will be asked to oversee projects for E&C such as the annual Compliance Risk Assessment. This role will also be expected to develop a Regulatory Mapping for EM&T as well as develop and oversee a Compliance Assurance Testing program. All of these projects will be with support from colleagues and other areas of EM&T as needed.

The role operates under a high degree of regulatory scrutiny from regulators and exchanges in the wholesale traded markets in areas such as REMIT, EMIR, MAR, MiFID and exchange/trading venue rules.

The role holder will be expected to maintain E&C EM&T and the EM&T business apprised of regulatory changes and provide high-level impact analysis that can then be assessed for further project implementation or policy drafting. You will be expected to further develop the working relationship between E&C and the Regulatory Affairs team, for example, so that we can ensure proper assessment and coverage of regulatory change. They will prepare and deliver E&C training materials (including updating of the firm’s compliance manual), which are relevant and scenario-based, to EM&T traders, and EM&T staff.

This is a hands-on role for someone with a proactive mind-set, a self-starter looking to be part of the development of the E&C team, willing to be challenged and to challenge others, accepting that from time to time you need to be flexible and work outside your comfort zone, and contribute to the commercial success of EM&T. All of this with the support of the Head of E&C EM&T.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Manage a varied portfolio of regulatory compliance activities including: giving advisory opinions, providing training, developing policies and processes, approving new business initiatives, and supporting business-led projects (including group level initiatives) and transactions. The role holder may also be required to provide specialist regulatory assistance to the Legal team
  • Input into the design and operation of E&C’s monitoring and transaction surveillance programme and will be expected to collaborate as needed with the Surveillance Manager
  • Keep up to date with UK and EU regulatory developments and analyse and assess the impact of applicable forthcoming UK and EU legislation in conjunction with Regulatory Affairs, Legal and other internal teams, as appropriate, and will help to shape the company’s response to regulatory change – work closely with the business to help to implement such change
  • Attend industry working group meetings and represent the company in meetings with the FCA (as needed), Ofgem and other regulatory authorities.

The Person:

  • A background in regulatory compliance matters developed in a wholesale energy market or investment banking environment would be an advantage
  • Direct experience of working in an energy trading environment (front office, trading management, trade support or desk analyst)
  • Experience of regulatory compliance matters in wholesale financial and energy markets across key disciplines such as policy development, policy implementation, provision of advisory support, compliance governance and reporting, handling internal and external investigations and reviews, creating training materials and provisions of training, interfacing with other front office and control functions
  • Effective user of office technology and awareness of control issues as they impact complex information technology environments.

This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

Company: Centrica Energy Trading

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Mid-Senior level

Job Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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