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Sanlam: Life & Savings Compliance Officer

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  • Post published:Sep 20, 2021
  • Post category:Jobs

What will you do?

Sanlam Developing Markets is responsible for Sanlam’s retail business in South Africa. Sanlam Developing Marketsprovides clients across different market segments (entry-level, middle-income, affluent, professional market and business owners) with a comprehensive range of appropriate and competitive financial solutions. These include traditional life insurance risk and savings products, investment, retirement, health and fiduciary services. Designed to facilitate long-term wealth creation, protection and niche financing, these solutions are engineered around client needs.

Qualification and Experience:

  • A legal or commercial degree 
  • Compliance qualification, PG Diploma in Compliance Management would be advantageous. 
  • Meeting the competence, qualifications and experience requirements to be registered as a Compliance Officer with the Financial Sector Conduct Authority would be advantageous
  • 3-6 years’ experience as a Compliance Officer in the Financial Services Industry
  • Knowledge of the financial services industry, especially insurance
  • A thorough understanding and knowledge of compliance risk management and monitoring programmes
  • A thorough understanding and knowledge of the regulatory requirements impacting on the various businesses  (e.g. FAIS, FICA, LTIA, PPR, POPIA) will be advantageous

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Compliance and legal projects management 
  • Compliance advice and training
  • Documentation reviews
  • Risk Management
  • Compliance montoring and reporting
  • Analytical thinking
  • Decision making skills
  • The ability to manage people and processes effectively in instances where non-compliance is identified
  • Technical professional skills
  • Report writing skills
  • Thorough and detail minded
  • Ethical and principled
  • Good communication and presentation skills

Core Competencies:

Being resilient
– Contributing through othersCollaborates
– Contributing through othersCultivates innovation
– Contributing through othersCustomer focus
– Contributing through othersDrives results
– Contributing through others

Closing date: 01 October 2021