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New regulations, laws and disruption make it hard for you to stay ahead. Agility and adaptability are vital. Having the right people in your Legal, Risk & Compliance teams will drive you forward and help you evolve for the challenges of tomorrow.

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Our Legal, Risk & Compliance recruiters can help you hire across...

  • Advisory Compliance
  • Asset Management / Investment Risk
  • Business Audit
  • Commercial Law
  • Commodities Risk
  • Compliance Testing
  • Control Room Compliance
  • Core/Central Compliance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Secretary
  • Credit Risk
  • Enterprise Risk
  • Financial Crime Compliance
  • IT Audit
  • KYC
  • Legal Support
  • Liquidity Risk
  • Market Risk
  • Model Risk
  • Monitoring & Surveillance
  • Operational Risk
  • Portfolio Risk & Analytics
  • Quality Assurance
  • Quantitative Risk
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Risk Reporting
  • Sanctions
  • Technology Risk
  • Transaction Monitoring
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In recent years, the working world has transformed dramatically. Companies’ approaches to recruitment have changed too. Whether you’re looking for on-site, hybrid or fully remote employees, we’ll find the right people for you.

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When you hire Legal, Risk or Compliance contractors through us, you benefit from our innovative Contractor Experience team. This takes a lot of work away from your teams, reduces your time to hire, and ultimately makes your life easier.

  • Internal compliance
  • Handling of pay
  • Pre-employment screening
  • Issue resolution
  • Onboarding
  • Post-placement care
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  • Clear understanding of your needs

  • Access to specialist talent

  • Selection of the best for you to meet

  • Seamless interview processes

  • Guidance on the best person to hire

  • Fully prepared and ready to go

  • Pay upon successful delivery of talent

Only the best Legal, Risk & Compliance recruitment teams.

Our Legal, Risk & Compliance recruitment consultants all specialise in their own niche, meaning they have extensive and responsive networks of highly skilled specialist professionals - perfect for what your business needs.

Ben Harris

Associate Director | London

Ivan Buzuk

Consultant | Legal Recruitment | London

Jon Browning

Principal Consultant | Project & Change Recruitment | London

Juneid Razzak

Principal Consultant | Legal, Risk & Compliance Recruitment | London

Kathryn Swan

Associate Director | Tax, Legal, Audit & Advisory | London

Leo Bellometti

Principal Consultant | Compliance Recruitment | London

Pippa Campbell

Senior Consultant | Solicitor | London

Sam Turner

Associate Director | London

Stephanos Jack

Consultant | London

2022 Salary Guide.

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Latest Legal, Risk & Compliance jobs.

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Head of Legal & Co Sec

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Economic Capital Validation Analyst

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Legal, Risk & Compliance recruitment FAQs.

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If you’re looking for a new job, visit the Legal, Risk & Compliance jobs page to see the opportunities that are currently available.

If you hire through a recruitment agency, you will have to pay a set amount for the service - this typically equals a pre-agreed percentage of the hire’s first year salary (but isn’t deducted from their pay). If you choose to work with Morgan McKinley, you will not have to pay any fees until the person starts working for your business. If you’re looking to hire now, get in touch so we can scope the role in more detail and agree on terms.

Our Legal, Risk & Compliance recruitment consultants all have experience of hiring people into specialist roles. View the team to find out who would be the most suitable to help you.

Hiring a Chief Risk Officer (CRO) will mature your risk management and ensure it adds clear value to the business. It’s important that you truly understand the role and what it needs to bring to your organisation, as well as a clear idea of the key technical and behavioural skills the chosen person should have. When hiring a CRO, you should partner with an executive search recruiter to find someone who matches your business goals. They will get an understanding of what you need and will then reach out to the appropriate people within their extensive network in the Risk Management area who match your requirements.

Knowing what employees want from an employer, value in their careers and like to experience from a recruitment process will help companies adjust their offerings so as to be more attractive. In these times, partnering with a recruitment agency shouldn’t be underestimated - they speak to multiple job seekers on a daily basis so they know exactly what candidates are looking for when applying to new jobs.

Our specialist Legal, Risk or Compliance recruitment consultants each have access to a strong network of highly-skilled professionals via our global database of 1.5 million active and passive job seekers, and many more via LinkedIn recruiter licences. With a deep understanding of their niche markets, our recruitment consultants will be able to advise you on the type of person that will match exactly what you are looking for.

Salaries across these three areas of expertise can vary significantly. Overall, the average salary for a Lawyer in the UK is £75,000, the average Risk Manager salary in the UK is £90,000, and the average Compliance Manager salary in the UK is £72,000.