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Compliance Officer (Hong Kong)

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    Hong Kong City

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    Jackson Baker

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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Our client

A leading multi-strategy hedge fund is looking for a Compliance Officer in Hong Kong. The Compliance Officer will work closely with lawyers and compliance professionals across EMEA, APAC & US. This position will provide the opportunity to get involved in a range of the firm's business activities and product development teams.


  • Providing real-time regulatory advice to the business

  • Preparing regulatory filings

  • Reviewing and monitoring compliance activities

  • Liaising with compliance staff to support the firm's business units

  • Ensuring adherence to compliance policies


  • 2 to 3 years' experience within compliance, with an excellent academic record.

  • Fluency in Mandarin Chinese and English is a must; other Asian language skills are a plus but not required.

  • Strong organisational and project management acumen are of great importance, as is a keen eye for detail and an impressive work ethic.

  • A bachelors's degree or higher is required, along with excellent analytical abilities, drafting and verbal communication skills, and well-developed numeracy.

  • Prior experience in paralegal work, accounting, financial operations, compliance, or investment management is beneficial but is not required.

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are exciting about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.

Remote working

We are currently looking for regionally-located compliance and financial crime specialists from the following areas who would be interested in working for London firms on an interim WFH basis: Kent, East Sussex, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Surrey or Hampshire.

We are also interested in hearing from candidates in Manchester, Birmingham, Oxford, Winchester and Salisbury.