[6356] - Director - Family Office Services - Maven Partners

The Organisation:
Our client, a leading global administration, management & corporate governance solutions business, is looking for a Director to join their Family Office Services team.

The Role:
Responsibilities include:
Demonstrate and be recognised for technical excellence in your specialist area and expertise in other relevant business and operational areas of the organisation.
Consult appropriate colleagues when undertaking work outside own area of expertise to ensure compliance and minimise risk.
Demonstrate sound judgment and professional scepticism when accepting instructions from new and existing clients, particularly when dealing with risk issues.
Act as ’relationship manager’ on a portfolio of client entities to ensure that they act according to their guiding principles and within corporate and regulatory constraints and good practice.
Provide independent technical and strategic guidance in the capacity of director of client entities, at all times upholding the highest level of corporate governance and being prepared to challenge - where appropriate.
To maintain a knowledge of the external business environment and relevant industry specific trends in order to provide sound and practical advice to clients.
Demonstrate knowledge of corporate governance requirements, internal compliance, anti-money laundering and other relevant policies and procedures.
Add value to the client relationship by anticipating needs beyond the existing relationship, where appropriate introducing the services of other business units.
Inspire confidence in new and existing clients by working with clients’ key decision makers and influencers to build strong and effective relationships.
Continually strives to create and build a strong market profile and promote the Group’s services by attending networking events, speaking at seminars and conferences, writing articles and participating in other business development initiatives.

The Person:
You will possess the following key characteristics:
Recognised Professional Qualification – e.g. Accountancy, Chartered Secretary, Chartered Surveyor, Banking, Securities or other relevant Table 4 qualification.
15 years’ relevant finance industry experience
Minimum of 8 years working at senior level within an offshore financial services organisation.
Proven track record in area of expertise. Comprehensive and detailed understanding of company law and trusts and current industry legislation, regulation & working practices.
Comprehensive understanding of company financial management with the ability to understand and comment on complex financial information.
Understanding of the requirements under Company Law affecting your appointment.
A thorough understanding of Risk Management Ability to scrutinise and understand complex documentation.
Ability to challenge the status quo, question and probe.
Strong communication and presentation skills.
A decision maker who gives the highest commitment to corporate governance standards and can prioritise and deal with conflicting and demanding deadlines.
Persuading and influencing skills.
Leadership skills.
Strong degree of business acumen.
Ability to develop relationships and inspire client and colleague confidence.

Features & Requirements

Further Information

Location: Jersey

Profession: Financial Services

Salary: Negotiable

Contact Details

Phone: 01534864771

Email: sarahgarrood@mavenpartners.net

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