Junior Regulatory Analyst - Financial Technology

  • ULTRA Recruitment
  • Limassol, Cyprus
  • 27/01/2023
Full time Finance Forex

Job Description

A leading regulatory technology solutions provider for the global financial services industry, is looking for a Junior Regulatory Analyst.

The Role in a Nutshell

Support clients and internal enquiries on compliance/regulatory related matters, keep up to date and provide guidance on new regulatory developments and analyse trading models and financial instruments.

What Does The Role Specifically Involve?

  • Reply and provide guidance to compliance/regulatory related enquires of clients and support internal enquiries on compliance/regulatory matters such as EMIR, MiFID, MiFIR, SFTR, RTS 27, RTS 28, Best Execution, CRS, FATCA, DAC6, MAR, KYC, AML.
  • Review, analyse and provide guidance on new regulatory developments.
  • Provide input to in-house teams regarding reporting of new financial instruments and the nature of transactions.
  • Participate in meetings with prospective clients, analyse and understand trading models, financial instruments nature and their respective contracts and any other compliance aspect related to regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Keep up to date with relevant regulatory developments and cooperate with in-house teams to interpret how these could potentially affect client business.
  • Communicate with the Cyprus Securities & Exchange Commission and other local and EU authorities.
  • Draft articles related to regulatory and financial matters for marketing purposes.
 

 

Requirements

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Maths, Statistics, Actuarial, Finance, Accounting, or any other related discipline from a reputable university.
  • Excellent command of the English and Greek language, both verbal and written.
  • Able to perform under pressure and strict deadlines.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Understanding of how financial markets and financial instruments operate.
  • Team spirit with strong relationship-building and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and willingness to study and develop.

Good to Have:

  • Previous experience in a position relevant to regulatory reporting (e.g. SFTR, MiFIR, EMIR, etc.)
  • Previous academic knowledge and/or experience on economics or the financial services sector.
  • ACA/ACCA/CFA or master’s degree in a related field.

 

Benefits

What’s In It for You?

You will be offered:

  • Competitive remuneration package, including a discretionary performance-related bonus based on qualifications and experience
  • Provident fund upon successful completion of the probation period
  • Flexible working hours, one afternoon off and working from home
  • In-house and external training courses
  • Free parking
  • Flexibility in dress code as per occasion
  • Other perks such as team building activities, corporate events, personal and career development opportunities, and more.