Cambridge, UK

Associate Risk Analyst

The Opportunity

At Featurespace, we strive to be the world’s best software company at protecting our clients and their customers from fraud attacks. We do that with personality, heart and professionalism, cultivating an innovative, fun and positive team atmosphere where everybody can contribute to solving our clients’ problems in new, innovative ways. We are always seeking to be the best at what we do and make our customers smile.

In your role as Associate Risk Analyst, you will help us achieve our goals and deliver success on behalf of our customers by:

  • Maintaining Risk & Compliance sections on our company website and internal intranet site.
  • Implementing a ISO9001 Quality framework for document control.
  • Ensuring relevant risk & compliance training is updated and completion rates monitored.
  • Revise and modify company policies to minimize risk of legal non-compliance issues.
  • Responsible for monitoring of the Complaints register and resolving any raised complaints in a timely manner.

The successful candidate must gain and understand knowledge of our goals and culture and be pivotal in the implementation of our Risk, Control and Compliance framework whilst also maintaining the unique “Featurespace Feel”.

The Associate Risk Analyst would be part of a small friendly, professional team who have a passion for making a difference whilst also bringing enjoyment to the workplace.

This role would suit a graduate or equivalent who is looking to start an exciting and rewarding career in risk and compliance.

Day to Day

As a company we hire people with a willingness to adapt to a variable role, so along with the key responsibilities below, we ask for ownership of any other duties as required.

  • Support the business with the administration of risk & compliance sections on company website and SharePoint
  • Create, review, update and complete policy and procedural documentation.
  • Support Risk & Control Manager in setting up Compliance programme, including internal and external audit schedule and audit committee.
  • Create an ISO9001 Quality Framework for Document Control
  • Support team in RFP completion process & maintain RFP document.
  • Co-ordinate the maintenance of Risk & Compliance training materials on Internal Learning platform.
  • Ensure relevant mandatory training to employees on compliance & regulatory matters is completed annually and ensure completion is monitored.
  • Monitor completion & compliance of Management Standards Training.
  • Support or assist with compliance reviews or investigations led by the Director of Risk and working with the relevant business area to ensure that appropriate remedial actions are identified and implemented.
  • Maintain and control BCP & Corporate Code of Governance documents.
  • Maintain ownership of Complaints register and ensure any raised complaints are resolved in a timely manner
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About you

Must haves

  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task, work under pressure, think analytically and communicate effectively.
  • Be able to build relationships and gain trust from all areas of the business.
  • Ability to adapt and stretch capabilities and skills to meet the business needs of a fast-growing technology firm.
  • Ability to communicate clearly at all different levels across the business.
  • Ability to make decisions fast and establish rules to achieve compliance.

Great to haves

  • Strong experience of working within a compliance environment preferably financial service (but not essential).

Personal Qualities

As an Associate Risk Analyst, you also need the following qualities:

  • Self-directed, strategic, people focused
  • Ambitious to succeed
  • Dedicated, organised and detail orientated
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Can do attitude
  • Innovative, lateral thinker
  • Creative
  • Excellent relationship builder

How to apply

If you think you’re a good fit for the role above, we would love to hear from you.

Fill out the short application form, upload your CV and one of the team will get back to you.

If you have any questions or queries regarding this role, or life at Featurespace, please contact [email protected]

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Featurespace Ltd., is committed to comply with the General Data Protection Legislation and any implementing legislation (the “Data Protection Legislation”) and will process your Personal Data in accordance with the Data Protection Legislation and information security legislation. Any capitalised terms used in this Privacy Notice shall be given the same definition as in the Data Protection Legislation.

This Privacy Notice sets out the basis on which Featurespace Ltd will process Personal Data relating to job applicants.

The Data Controller is Featurespace Ltd., 140 Cambridge Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 0GF, United Kingdom.

Data refers to both Personal Data and Special Categories of Data. Your job application and the Personal Data held within it will be processed to assess your viability for the stated role. We may also process any information that you provide about your health, for the sole purpose of assessing whether any adjustments may need to be made to the recruitment process to accommodate you . If your application is unsuccessful, Featurespace will retain your Data for 24 months after the end of the recruitment process. Your Personal Data is processed in accordance with our legitimate interests of making sound recruitment decisions. You are under no obligation to provide us with your Personal Data. However without this, we cannot assess your job application. We will only process information about your health for the purpose of making reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process (if applicable), in accordance with our legal obligations. You have the following rights in relation to the processing of your Data: The right to be informed about how your Data is processed. You have the right to object to the processing of your Data based on our legitimate interests as outlined above. The right of access, to your Data and supplementary information relating to our use of your Data. In certain circumstances, we reserve the right to charge you for exercising this right. The right to rectification, if your Data is inaccurate or incomplete. In certain circumstances, the right to erasure, request the deletion of, or removal of, your Data. In certain circumstances, the right to restrict processing, block any further processing of your Data. We shall respond to any request made by you without delay and in any case within a month of your request. The right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office if you believe that your data protection/privacy rights have been breached. Your application will be submitted and stored on an application database (Greenhouse). Access to your Data on Greenhouse is limited to the relevant persons for your application- our internal recruiters, the hiring manager and interviewer(s). Your CV may be printed and shown to consulted decision makers, any physical copies will be securely and confidentially destroyed after a decision has been made on your application. Your CV is transferred to a third country, outside of the EEA, when it is processed by Greenhouse. Greenhouse meet the technical and organisational data security measures outlined in the GDPR Article 32, and are SOC2 Type II certified. We do not envisage that any decision will be taken about your application using automated means.

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