Group Compliance Senior Analyst

Requisition ID:  7518

Each one of us brings something different to Vistra, working as one team to deliver the right solution. That’s why our clients choose to work with us – the power of our combined skills makes us unstoppable. Vistra offers a unique platform for our clients and our people to seize the world of opportunities. At the heart of everything we do are our core values:  Committing to clients, Working as ONE Vistra, Empowering people and Doing the Right thing.”

Why Vistra


At Vistra, we believe our clients’ businesses and people can make a difference in the world. That’s why our work is focused on helping our clients act with confidence and speed to seize opportunity wherever it arises. As a global corporate service provider and fund administrator with more than 5,000 professionals in over 45 jurisdictions, we empower legal entities globally to work smarter, grow faster, act responsibly, protect capital and scale across borders — by doing what we do best: reducing risk and enhancing efficiency.


We support our clients over six sectors: Private Equity, Real Estate, Capital Markets, Corporate, Company Formation and Private Wealth and deliver value across three service lines:


  • Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Advisory and Transaction Support
  • Finance, Accounting and Administration


We grow when you grow, and we succeed when we work together across boundaries and borders, as one team. So, our promise to our clients is the same to you: working together, we will give you the confidence, the tools and the support to achieve your ambitions and leverage your unique skills — to seize your opportunity and help make a difference in the world.


You can also check out our LinkedIn Life page and our About us page to get a sense of Vistra’s culture and our values.


So, what do you think? If you are excited about working with us and think you can get the job done but not quite sure if you meet all the requirements 100%, we want to encourage you to give it a try OR have an informal chat with one of our Talent Acquisition representatives.   


Our opportunity for you:


Vistra Group Compliance is currently recruiting for a Group Compliance Senior Analyst. This is an exceptional opportunity to apply your skills and expertise in a fast-paced and rewarding environment.  Reporting to the Chief Compliance Officer (CCO), the position offers a hybrid work arrangement and can be based in our UK, Ireland or Channel Islands offices.


Detailed Job Duties 


  • Group GRC system (Audit Board) and continued socialisation of the system; collaborating with users cross functionally as necessary
  • Group CMP, ensuring consistency between it and Vistra’s overarching risks, risk appetites and policies.
  • Group Compliance registers
  • Periodic compliance reporting: CMP, material regulatory updates, jurisdictional analyses etc
  • Contribute to drafting and updating of Global policies and associated documents
  • Provide technical direction to compliance teams globally as may be required
  • Key participant in Group GRC projects, including ad-hoc duties/projects assigned by General Council and or CCO.
  • Exercise due skill, care and diligence, observe proper standards of market conduct and deal with any regulators or other relevant stakeholders in an open and co-operative way (as may be required)




  • High professional integrity
  • Championing a culture of ethics and compliance
  • Decisiveness
  • Resilience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Deadline-oriented


Special Skills


  • Strong Compliance technical knowledge.
  • Able to work in a multi-faceted environment and sensitive to divisional business issues.
  • Ability to deal with staff at all levels of an organisation.
  • Methodical with strong analytical skills; ability to interpret and summarize complex information for onward communication to the Executive Committee, the Group Board and externally as may be required.
  • Consultancy skills in order to be a trusted adviser to the business on Compliance related issues.
  • Strong influencing skills with the ability to build persuasive cases based on fact and through the strength of leadership ensure that all relevant stakeholders buy into the Compliance strategy.
  • Credible and effective communicator both written and verbal with proven relationships with industry and/or market contacts.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and display emotional resilience.


Relevant Experience


Types of Experience:           

•           Minimum 10 years’ experience in Compliance

•           Medium to large company experience preferred

•           Experience with GRC systems an advantage




Minimum Education:

•           Graduate (Risk Management, Compliance, Legal, Audit)


Computer Skills:

•           Microsoft Office.  Knowledge of in-house IT system, Viewpoint, would be advantageous. 



•           Excellent spoken and written English.


Join US!


Our promise to our clients is simple: we help them seize opportunity and make a difference in the world. It’s the same to you.


Make a difference — seize your world of opportunity with Vistra!




Bring Your Whole Self to Work

We’re passionate about Diversity and Inclusion at Vistra. We believe that everyone is equal and unique, and by embracing diversity it makes us better company. This creates an environment where anyone, from any background, can do their best work; Vistra is for the ambitious, the entrepreneurial, the bold.

Vistra (Jersey) Limited is regulated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission.


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