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Senior Compliance Officer, Nordea Finance Denmark

København S, DK, 2300

Job ID: 5826 




We are now looking for a Compliance Officer who likes to be close to the business and create value by combining regulatory and business competencies.


At Nordea, we’re committed to being a partner our customers and society can count on. Compliance and integrity go hand in hand. Joining us means you’ll have an impact on how we do banking – today and tomorrow. So bring your ideas, skills and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with plenty of opportunities to collaborate, grow and make your mark on something bigger.


About this opportunity


Welcome to Group Compliance and the Business Banking Countries team. We are a virtual team with 9 colleagues located in the Nordic capitals. We have widespread contact with stakeholders across Business Banking , and combine local presence and stakeholder engagement with extensive cooperation via digital channels. We create value by combining regulatory knowledge with deep business understanding.


What you’ll be doing:


  • Provide proactive support (mainly advice and training) and constructive challenge (mainly risk assessment, testing, and reporting) to both management and other stakeholders in Business Banking  Countries Denmark. You will do this directly, in cooperation with your Danish colleague or by contributing to team efforts in our Nordic virtual team 
  • Maintaining an expert competence level in 1-3 regulatory areas and generalist level for other relevant compliance risks  
  • Maintain good understanding of business and best practice compliance risk management related to products, processes and regulatory changes  
  • Ad-hoc participation in projects, where you sometimes also will be expected to take the lead  


You’ll join a team where everyone takes ownership and contributes with passion.


The role is based in Copenhagen, Denmark.


Who you are


Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  


To succeed in this role, we believe that you:


  • Seek to become a trusted advisor, and you succeed by combining your regulatory competence with understanding of business and effective compliance risk management
  • Are a strong communicator and able to influence, and also have the will and ability to listen and understand others’ point of view
  • Have proactive attitude coupled with a smile
  • Are self-motivated and able to work independently, while remaining a team player.


Your experience and background:  


  • Good understanding of the financial regulatory environment
  • Excellent English and good Danish skills, both spoken and written
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience
  • A relevant Masters Degree


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 09/02/2022. For more information, you’re welcome to contact Lars Gunnervall

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


Please be aware that any applications or CVs coming through email or direct messages will not be accepted or considered.

Department:  Legal / Compliance / Sourcing

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