Head of Compliance Austria (m/w)

Head of Compliance Austria (m/w)

Our customer is one of the leading European Banking Groups with worldwide presence especially in corporate and investment banking.
Because of growing business in Austria, a compliance responsiblity solely for the banks Vienna based Austrian operation is to be established.  Therefore, our customer is searching for a
Head of Compliance Austria (m/w)
to ensure adherence to all applicable compliance rules and regulations and setting up the necessary procedures supported by the regional head of compliance for CEE.
Tasks and responsibilities

  • supports the head of the banks Austrian operation in protecting the reputation of the bank
  • ensuring compliance regarding market abuse, corruption, money laundering and terrorism
  • monitoring compliance risks
  • ensure compliance with sanctions and embargoes
  • observing adherence to local  regulatory requirements
  • initiates, manages and supports the introduction of the groups

compliance tools

  • prepares compliance reports and participates in compliance projects


  • several years of experience in banking or a financial institution
  • 5 years experience in compliance or internal audit or a comparable control function in the financial services industry or an auditing company
  • universitiy or college degree
  • in depth knowledge of regulatory requirements in Austria
  • capability to work proactively on his/her own responsiblity with minimal supervision
  • fluent in English and German
  • excellent computer literacy

Please send your application and CV in English to p.pachta-rayhofen@ppr-consult.eu, Chiffre HoC/16. Your application will be handled strictly confidential.