Marsh & McLennan Risk and Compliance Analyst (Entry Level) – Financial Services in Sydney, Australia

Opportunity to work for a market leader

Based in Sydney (Barangaroo) Collegiate team

About the role As a Risk and Compliance Analyst you will be responsible for supporting the Senior Risk & Compliance Leader in aspects of the Institutional Wealth and Career businesses. This role is critical in providing ongoing support on matters of risk management and regulatory compliance risk appetite and control monitoring, and risk reporting including general advice on regulatory matters.

This role would suit a candidate in the early stages of their Risk and Compliance career. You will ideally have a minimum of 1 -3 years’ experience within a Financial Services organisation.

Key responsibilities

Facilitate risk identification and risk assessments. Control design effectiveness assessments. Monitor and report on remedial action planning. Support the facilitation of line of business and related Board entities risk workshops. Maintenance and monitoring of Board and Line of Business Risk Appetite Statements (RAS). Prepare timely regular Line 2 Risk Management and Compliance reporting. Undertake research of MMC/Mercer Compliance Policies (Local and Global) and/or Regulatory and AFS Licence requirements to support line of business queries. Work with the Enterprise Compliance teams to ensure that all relevant ASIC Regulatory Guides, Standards etc. are identified and mapped accordingly to line of business risk profiles.

Work with the Enterprise Compliance team to ensure that any statutory compliance plans (i.e. Managed Investment Schemes) and AFS Licence obligations (RE requirements) are adequately maintained and monitored. Ensure that the business is adhering to all Board approved policies. QualificationsSkills and experience:

University level qualifications in business management or equivalent.

Ideally, a minimum 1-3 year’s working in a risk, compliance and/or legal role with experience related to Wealth and Asset management, custodian arrangements, funds management or investments

Experience in completing fund (managed investment scheme) registrations, working with investment accounting operations and reviewing disclosure and marketing material would be highly regarded

Experience, understanding and ability to operate within a Risk and Compliance framework

Ability to provide advice in relation to control design

Ability to analyse data and collate and prepare reports in relation to risk profiles, statutory compliance requirements, regulatory fund lodgements, incidents, audit and risk data

Strong written and verbal communication Mercer offers a supportive team environment with a focus on work/life balance combined with flexible work hours and a competitive salary package. If you have what it takes to quickly slot into this role and deliver immediately then APPLY now to Parisa Holden using the link provided.

About Mercer At Mercer, we make a difference in the lives of more than 110 million people every day by advancing their health, wealth, and careers. We’re in the business of creating more secure and rewarding futures for our clients and their employees — whether we’re designing affordable health plans, assuring income for retirement or aligning workers with workforce needs. Using analysis and insights as catalysts for change, we anticipate and understand the individual impact of business decisions, now and in the future. We see people’s current and future needs through a lens of innovation, and our holistic view, specialized expertise, and deep analytical rigor underpin each and every idea and solution we offer. For more than 70 years, we’ve turned our insights into actions, enabling people around the globe to live, work, and retire well. At Mercer, we say we Make Tomorrow, Today.

Applications will only be accepted from candidates who have the appropriate approval to work in Australia. Successful applicants will be required to complete a Criminal & Bankruptcy check prior to commencement of employment.

Mercer is an equal opportunity employer committed to embracing a diverse and inclusive work environment. We aim to attract and retain the best people regardless of their sex, marital/parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, age, background, disability, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Please note should your resume be shortlisted, you will receive a link from HireVue to complete a digital video interview as part of the recruitment process. Once you have completed and returned the HireVue video interview a member of our Talent Acquisition team will make contact with you within two weeks. R018197-en R018197