Are you a logicalthinker with a curious nature and meticulous attention to detail? Do you have apassion for investigating, analysing and solving problems?

Skipton BuildingSociety has a brand new and exciting opportunity to join our apprenticeshipprogramme. You will be working within our ‘second line of defence’ teams whoseprimary function is to protect both our customers and colleagues via our riskmanagement and compliance functions.

What You’ll Be Doing

Throughout the2-year programme you’ll complete placements in areas such as Financial Crime,Legal, Compliance Monitoring, Data Protection, Compliance Policy andOperational Risk; gaining experience in responding to compliance queries, regulatoryand personal data breaches, reviewing legal updates, and investigate issuessuch as scams and fraudulent transactions.

Alongside workingwithin the Society, you’ll complete your studies to work towards obtaining a ComplianceRisk Officer Level 3 Apprenticeship. You’ll acquire a vast knowledge surroundingthe Financial Services legal and regulatory framework, policies and proceduresand an introduction to the principles of data protection.

More details on the apprenticeship can be found here ComplianceRisk Officer Apprenticeship Level 3 | Kaplan UK

What You’ll Bring

At Skipton BuildingSociety our customers are at the heart of everything we do, like us, you’llstrive to deliver a fair customer outcome and experience, whilst adhering tothe society’s regulatory obligations. We’re looking for someone who representseverything we stand for, as reflected in our core values. Someone withintegrity, honesty and above all else a ‘One Team’ mindset.

You’ll need to beresilient and flexible, with the ability to respond to change. Interpersonalskills are a must as you’ll be liaising with colleagues and stakeholders at alllevels on a regular basis. You’ll be proactive in identifying opportunities andseeking feedback to further your development for the duration of the programme.

Your skills: – Clear verbal and written communication – Teamwork – Analysis and problem solving – Computer literate – Organisation and prioritisation – Decision making

Qualifications: – GSCE Maths & English (minimum grade C or level 4)


– Flexible working patterns – Pension contribution & Bonus scheme – Generous holiday entitlement – Employee assistance programme

About Us

At Skipton Building Society,we’re not just another Financial Services institution. We’re a mutualorganisation, which means we’re owned by our members and believe in placingthem at the heart of everything we do. The same goes for our people. We canonly be successful as a business if we have great people, and we believe intreating people as individuals. Our values are Trust, Ownership and One Team,which reflect the attitudes and way of working everyone here displays on adaily basis. If you’re up for thechallenge, and you want to have a real say in how things are being done atSkipton, we want to hear from you. Apply today!


Job Refence: VPFDF22C0C