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Compliance Officer

  • Primary Location:
    Clonskeagh Office, Hammersmith Office
  • Contract Type:
  • Employment Basis:

Flexible Working

(when applicable)

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The Role..



As a Compliance Officer within the UK and Ireland division, it will be your role to assist in ensuring regulatory compliance is firmly embedded within the development and delivery of Paddy Power Betfair's rapidly expanding product portfolio. You will work closely with Product, Technology and Operational teams to ensure our customer facing products are compliant with the legislation and regulations in licensed jurisdictions.



What You'll be Doing..



  • External Stakeholder Management: Being a lead point of contact for regulators in European jurisdictions where Paddy Power Betfair holds licences.
  • Internal Stakeholder Management: Establishing ‘compliance' champions across the business to support and embed the culture of compliance across locations.
  • Problem Solving: Identify innovative solutions to compliance issues and socialise these potential solutions within the regulatory compliance team for possible improvement prior to discussing with other departments.
  • Procedure Development: In conjunction with Compliance Managers develop procedures and improve existing tools for use within the department.
  • Reporting: Preparation of management reports as well as ensuring the group is compliant with all its reporting requirements as set out by the relevant regulators.
  • Maintaining a development roadmap: Ensuring the business is aware of any upcoming changes to products and systems, and their impact on regulatory compliance.
  • Advising on Policies and Procedures: Supporting the development and implementation of policies and procedures throughout the Group to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Other:  Any other related tasks assigned to you by line management.



What We're Looking For..


  • Degree qualified.
  • Experience in documentary review.
  • Experience in legal or regulatory environments.
  • Experience of working within the remote gambling industry.
  • Ability to identify weaknesses in procedures and controls and recommend improvements to those weaknesses.
  • Experience in drafting Policy documents with support from subject matter experts.

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Betfair, Winslow Road, London, United Kingdom, W6 9HP

This is who we are

Paddy Power Betfair is an international sports betting and gaming operator, with a market-leading presence in the UK and Ireland, as well as a range of operations across Europe including Romania, Portugal and Malta.

We are online-led, mobile-led and sports-led: and our proprietary technology, unique products and innovative marketing all combine to offer a superb experience to our five million customers worldwide.

Our spirit, talent and ambition has taken us into the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange and we now employ over 7,000 people in sixteen locations across the globe; from Dublin to Los Angeles, and London to Melbourne. Our culture rewards innovation, teamwork and we like to stay fast-moving in a dynamic industry.

On a larger scale

We are part of Flutter Entertainment, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider for over thirteen million customers worldwide.

Established in 2019, Flutter merged with The Stars Group in 2020. As the parent company Flutter Entertainment now has a host of brands that sit under it including Paddy Power and Betfair (PPB), Sky Betting and Gaming, PokerStars, Full Tilt Timeform, oddchecker, Sporting Life, SportsBet, Bet Easy in Australia, FOX Bet, TVG and FanDuel in the US.

Across the globe, Flutter employs over 14,000 people across more than 40 offices and over 600 retail sites. We pride ourselves on being a responsible operator, committed to making a positive contribution to the communities we operate within.

This is your Challenge

  • Delivering product at scale for over 5 million customers, 99,9% of transactions in less than a second
  • Our systems process more than 7 million transactions every day (more than all the European stock exchanges combined)
  • Deliver high transitional products, serving more than 2.5Bn calls a day
  • Diverse and up to date technical landscape to explore, leverage and innovate
  • The products you’ll develop will comply with ambitious uptime targets: less than 50 minutes downtime expected per year
  • Continuous Integration, Deployment and Testing