Careers

Muscatt Black Graf combines a long history with forward thinking and exceptional client care. We are a boutique law firm, though our small practice contains a big heart.

Our passion, specialist advice and friendly approach are evident in the longevity of our client relationships and our highly experienced counsel are dedicated to understanding our clients’ needs and providing the best advice possible.

If you are interested to learn more, please get in touch with us, or view our current vacancies here.

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Legal Compliance Assistant (Full-time or part-time)

Location: Central London (Office based)

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

We are currently seeking to recruit a Senior Risk and Compliance Assistant to join our central London office. Applications will be considered for full-time or part-time work depending on the candidate and their hours of availability.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Working with individual fee earners and the firm as a whole to ensure all compliance obligations are achieved.
  • Working closely with our third-party compliance consultants to ensure SRA requirements are met and maintained.
  • Keeping up to date with new SRA regulations, requirements and regulatory updates to ensure the firm's ongoing compliance.
  • Implementing the firm’s policies and procedures and assisting the firm to adhere to current and new regulations and guidance.
  • Assisting in preparations for regulatory inspections.
  • Monitoring compliance with the firm’s risk and AML procedures for clients and matters.
  • Checking and processing Customer Due Diligence (CDD) for new and existing clients, including Source or Funds, Source of Wealth and High-Risk client matters, when applicable.
  • Conducting screenings to identify politically exposed persons (PEPs), sanctions concerns, and other regulatory and reputational risks.
  • Addressing compliance queries from fee earners.

Experience required:

  • Good prior experience working in a law firm environment in a compliance role.
  • Solid understanding of the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) regulations and compliance structures and risk and compliance procedures.

Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Literacy, accuracy and a high level of attention to detail.
  • Analytical mindset.
  • Proactive, with good strategic thinking and decision-making abilities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • IT literacy (Word, Excel, Outlook).

If you believe you are suitable for the role and are interested in applying, please send your CV to careers@muscattblackgraf.com, stating the job title in the subject line.