HQ - Global Compliance Senior Leader (EMEA, Remote)

Madrid HQ, ES
Finance – Legal /
Permanent /
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The Position

We are looking for a dynamic and experienced Compliance Officer to join our global team at Job&Talent. In this role, you will be responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining an effective risk management and Compliance framework to ensure the organization operates within regulatory guidelines and mitigates potential risks, establishing and leading a robust Compliance function, spanning multiple international jurisdictions across the EMEA and Americas regions (10+ countries).

In 2024, Job&Talent is poised for significant growth and the Compliance Officer role is instrumental in ensuring the integrity, adherence, and ethical conduct of our operations. Charged with the responsibility of managing global risk management and Compliance efforts, you will be at the forefront of identifying, assessing, and mitigating Compliance risks across various business functions and geographic regions. As we grow, this role is critical to contribute to the overall governance and transparency of J&T as we proceed down the  IPO runway.


    • Global Compliance: Manage compliance efforts across multiple international jurisdictions and coordinate global compliance across the organization
    • Risk Assessment: Identify, assess, and mitigate compliance risks across the various business functions and geographic regions
    • Policy Development: Develop, implement, and update Compliance policies and procedures to align with changing regulatory requirements
    • Training and Education: Conduct Compliance training programs for employees to ensure a clear understanding of Compliance obligations and ethical standards
    • Monitoring and Auditing: Regularly monitor internal processes, perform Compliance audits, and report findings to senior management
    • Investigation: Investigate and resolve Compliance violations or ethical concerns, including the management of a whistleblowing channel
    • Regulatory Reporting: Prepare and submit regulatory reports and filings as required by relevant authorities
    • Compliance Documentation: Maintain comprehensive records of Compliance activities, policies, and training efforts
    • Advisory Role: Serve as a trusted advisor to senior management, guiding on Compliance matters and potential risks
    • Compliance Culture: Promote a culture of ethical behavior and Compliance throughout the organization
    • Stay Informed: Stay updated on changes in regulations and industry best practices, and ensure the organization adapts accordingly
    • Launch the Whistleblowing policy and channel

You have…

    • Bachelor's degree in Law ( strongly preferred), Business Administration, Compliance, or similar
    • 10+ years of experience
    • Strong proven record as a Compliance Officer or similar role (legal, risk management) in a dynamic, fast-paced, and international organization
    • Strong knowledge of compliance principles, relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards (EMEA focus)
    • English professional working proficiency 
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Proactive mindset, flexible and eager to learn
    • Good communication skills

Nice if you also have…

    • Previous experience in Banking sector, Consulting firm, Big4 or similar
    • Professional certification in Compliance 
    • Spanish is strongly desired
What we’re about
At Job&Talent, we're revolutionising the employment market globally. Our mission is simple and clear. We’re empowering the people who do essential work - from delivery drivers and warehouse workers, to cooks and cleaners - to get work and get paid on their terms. 

We match these people with companies we’ve verified through our powerful tech platform. Apps, AI, web-based tools, innovative matching solutions and more. We create seriously smart technology, made for humans, by humans. 
And the numbers show we're doing things right. 340,000 people got work with over 2,500 companies globally last year, with clients spanning industries from logistics to retail, hospitality and more. We generated €1.9 billion in revenue in 2022. And we’re grateful to our top tier investors at Atomico, Kinnevik and Softbank.

We're headquartered in sunny Madrid, but we're a remote-first company operating in 10 countries across Europe, the United States and Latin America.

But there’s a missing piece. You.

Join our community
If you’re looking for a company that values innovation, high standards and data, you’ve found it. We’re also good listeners, because everyone’s voice is heard at Job&Talent. These values help us make good decisions and keep momentum. That’s how we operate. Standard.

When it comes to our people, we’re all uniquely different. And it’s that difference that makes us stronger.

We encourage everyone to bring their true selves to work. Being real and empathic means we can build better products, services and workplaces for our workers and our clients. And dare we say it, we think that makes us all happier humans.

What’s in it for you
We're building the world’s leading digital marketplace for essential work. You’ll hear 10x experience, AI, technology and human-centred design quite a lot. We strive for that across the entire company, from finance, to supply, to product.

Make an impact through extreme ownership of the work you do. You create something and you help drive it forward. At Job&Talent, you’ll make an impact across borders with cross-functional teams, wherever you are.

Be rewarded financially. It’s ingrained into our company philosophy. We offer our employees competitive salaries and benefits. Our Talent team can tell you a lot more about the perks in your region.

Grow professionally by doing, not just watching or talking. We’re completely hands-on and we’re bootstrappers, making the most of our resources. And don’t be surprised to find yourself on a call with one of our founders. They like the details as much as the big picture.

Proud to champion equality
At Job&Talent we value diversity and we're an Equal Opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of national origin, race, disability, religious beliefs or sexual orientation. Come join us. We look forward to your application.