Commitment : Full-time
Learn below about your first 30, 60 and 90 days in your next role. Apply and join us now!As VEON’s Compliance Manager you will be responsible for working with the business operations and operating companies to ensure the VEON Group Compliance program, policies, procedures and guidelines are implemented throughout the Company's business operations and operating companies.
In doing so, you will supports Group Compliance and senior leaders of the business operations and operating companies with a strategic, pragmatic, and detail orientated perspective.
This is a full time role, fixed for two years. Within 30 60 days you will - Meet with the Headquarters Compliance Team ;
develop an understanding of the key stakeholders of the wider International Compliance Team; the structure of the Amsterdam, London and operating company teams and commence building relationships with colleagues across them.
Develop your acumen related to VEON ; have directed one-on-ones with members of key teams and develop an understanding of how each contributes to the overall success of the VEON Group.
Develop an understanding of the compliance hallmarks that the compliance team is tasked with addressing and assist leads in the development and implementation of related work plans for each component.
Provide subject matter expertise and counsel to manage compliance activities , guide internal clients, including senior leaders of the business operations and operating companies, and proposes solutions for complex matters, thereby helping to achieve results and avoiding or mitigating risk exposure.
Participate in periodic compliance risk assessments and compliance program gap assessments related to business operations and operating companies.
Drive meeting the Company’s obligations under its Deferred Prosecution Agreement with the US government by leading responses to recommendations from the Monitor.
Within 90 days you will -Contribute to all aspects of the development, execution and testing of a best in class Group compliance program with focus on periodic risk based reviews and monitoring & testing.
Anticipate initiatives and activities of the Monitor and assists with a corporate response to the Monitor’s activities that affect the compliance organization, in particular those that touch on the Company’s business operations and operating companies.
Assist with other responsibilities of Compliance as needed. The structure of the team you will join i s flat, and you will report directly to a Group Compliance Officer.
Your colleagues in HQ Compliance group are intelligent, friendly, supportive and experts in their field, some qualified in Law others qualified in Finance.
Whilst you will not have direct reports, you will collaborate with internal functions and possibly supervise work performed by external providers.
The main priorities of the team as a whole are to ensure a world class compliance program is built and rolled out across our operating companies, ensuring it is both robust and accessible and encourages our employees to actively contribute to our culture of compliance whilst practicing our value of truthfulness in every endeavour.
Who will your stakeholders be? Stakeholders include management and colleagues across our business and across departments, the compliance functions both in HQ and in our operating companies as well as external stakeholders including the US Department of Justice, the government-
appointed Monitor and external counsel. What have you done previously that will make you a success at VEON? -You have worked successfully for several years in an in-
house compliance function delivering compliance solutions and supporting behavioural change across a business.-Prior to working in house in a compliance role, you had a career in either, law, ethics or forensic accounting and have subject matter expertise in one of these fields.
You have worked in international environments, delivering work across borders and cultures in a matrix style organisation and are comfortable with uncertainty and ambiguity, showing flexibility and adaptability to varying circumstances.
You have had to deliver difficult content to executive audiences , and have been able to influence, persuade and convince with ease.
It goes without saying that your written and spoken English and Russian language skills are impeccable . You are able to extract meaning from complicated legal documentation and can deliver this to audiences in a way that they will clearly understand and be compelled to remember and apply in practice.
You are innovative .-You are an open, clear communicator and relationship builder and use feedback to improve your craft and business contribution.
You have an unquestionable character and demonstrated commitment to truthfulness acting ethically and with integrity. Beyond this you are a creative problem solver, inquisitive and detailed oriented and you act with the customer in mind.
Join our group compliance team, a culturally diverse group of brilliant minds, improving VEON one hallmark at a time. Apply today!