Compliance Officer

  • Compliance
  • 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

Compliance Officer

Job description

About Floryn

Floryn is one of the fastest-growing FinTech companies in the Netherlands. Our main goal is to be the most responsible, scalable and customer-friendly online lender in Europe. With our innovative technology, we are turning the financial world upside down and helping many organizations – from small to large – to obtain fast, simple and flexible credit.

Floryn's ambition is to continuously innovate and grow, while ensuring sound and controlled conduct of its business. As a licensed institution, Floryn recognizes the importance of its own role in the financial market and the necessity of complying with various laws and regulations focused on the integrity of the company and the stability of the financial market as a whole. And that's EXACTLY where you come into play!

As a Compliance Officer, you will play an essential role in achieving our ambitious goals. You will assist Floryn comply with all applicable laws, regulations, regulatory requirements, as well as internal policies and procedures. As Floryn's second line of defense, you will be responsible for identifying and assessing compliance related risks and fostering a compliance culture across the organization.

What your responsibilities will be

  • Assess and maintain the compliance risk framework, and update policies, procedures and controls according to applicable regulatory requirements;

  • Support and facilitate the operational departments with the implementation and embedding of the compliance risk framework, and translation of regulatory requirements into functional business processes;

  • Conduct monitoring activities and risk assessments on business processes and controls related to operational departments;

  • Develop and maintain a training program to educate all Floryn’s employees and enhance awareness on their responsibilities and accountabilities regarding risk management and compliance.

  • Prepare periodic and ad-hoc reports to the Board of Directors and external stakeholders with an overview of Floryn’s compliance status and developments on the compliance program.


Who we are looking for

  • A proactive and self-directed approach, with strong ability to setting priorities and expectations, and solving problems;

  • A positive and engaging personality with willingness to learn and develop in the professional career;

  • Strong communication skills, and ability to deal effectively with different stakeholder interests while committing to comply with internal policies and regulatory requirements;

  • Advanced degree in law, business administration or comparable studies;

  • 2-3 years of relevant work experience within a licensed financial institution (experience gained at consultancy firm is a strong plus);

  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills (fluency in Dutch is a strong plus).

What we offer

  • Front-row seats at a fast-growing startup;

  • A competitive salary;

  • 25 vacation days and 8% vacation pay;

  • Pension plan;

  • Good coffee + “Bourgondische” (you can look it up ;-)) lunch;

  • An opportunity to grow in your career and increase your knowledge by working in an ambitious and enormously talented team;

  • A MacBook Pro and really all the gear you need;

  • Many team activities, from drinks to fun outings;

  • A beautiful office and working environment in the city center of 's-Hertogenbosch, and also every possibility to work from home for a few days a week;

  • Excellent travel allowance (€0.19 per km or 1st class train ticket).