Selected offerApply

Senior Risk / Compliance Analyst (Lawyer)
Reference number0004/2019



Line of business



Czech Republic, Prague


Our client, an international law firm is currently seeking a Senior Risk Analyst Lawyer to be based in their Prague office.
ResponsibilitiesThe successful candidate will be focused on assessing new business intake including:

• Reviewing new client and matter requests, performing conflict searches and analyzing results to identify conflicts in accordance with the firm policy and relevant regulatory requirements
• Liaising with partners and other members of the team and dealing with procedural queries.
• Preparing conflict waivers, letters of non-objections and other conflict-related documentation as well as establishing and maintain information barriers as necessary
• Assisting the practice in establishing engagement terms and advising on client imposed terms
• Dealing with procedural queries

The role entails providing support to the practice on general Compliance matters such as Share Dealing, Confidentiality Obligations, Outside Interests, Anti-Bribery and Corruption.

General support and advice to the Firm’s Head and Deputy Head of Risk and Risk Managers will also be required.
You must have

• Strong legal or other relevant graduate background
• Ideally a risk management qualification or experience working with risk management software
• Experience in practice and/or compliance at an international law firm, or other global professional or financial firm.
• Understanding of the risk, ethical and regulatory environment in which law firms operate to include a good understanding of Bar rules and regulation relevant to legal practice, such as: conflict rules, EU Anti-money laundering laws; international sanctions regimes or data-protection regulation.

The role requires someone who has both excellent analytical and communication skills, the ability to multi-task, and work under pressure. You must also be able to share knowledge with and develop the knowledge for other Risk team members and work collaboratively on projects.

You should possess excellent spoken and written English skills. Proficiency in other languages would be desirable. This role is not limited to Czech Nationals.
BenefitsOur Client can offer:

• An opportunity to work in one of the largest law firms operating world-wide at a regional role with several functional reports and collaborators.
• Highest working and professional standards in a cross cultural environment.
• Opportunity to contribute to the organizational development in risk management and compliance in co-operation with Company's HQ and colleagues in other Continents.
• Outstanding career growth opportunity in a multinational environment and outstanding remuneration package.
AdditionalFor immediate consideration, please email your resume in English to Joanna Krowicka, e-mail: