Junior Compliance Officer

Paris, France

Palico is a fintech start-up based in Paris, New York City, with a future office opening in London in 2019, that has established itself as the leading digital marketplace for Private Equity transactions. We provide access to secondary fund stakes and primary fundraisings, to thousands of professional investors across the globe on a daily basis.

Palico is dedicated to not only creating the premier private equity transaction solution but revolutionizing and disrupting the industry at the same time. We are entering a new phase of growth and are actively seeking a talented young professional to join our Compliance and Account Management team.

The company was founded and is managed by top MBAs, and finance execs, and is excited to welcome candidates who are willing to be part of an ambitious international team to challenge the Private Equity industry.

What you’ll do

  • Work with the Head of Compliance and Account Management team, to ensure an organized and systematic member onboarding process
  • Create new and digital compliance processes for a fast growing company and think of innovative solutions and approaches
  • Be responsible for the ongoing review of incoming applications
  • Screen private equity fund teasers and make onboarding decisions based on regulatory considerations and Palico’s regulations
  • Carry out ad-hoc reviews and research for investment firms and institutions
  • Stay informed on legal and jurisdictional developments in the financial industry, more importantly, those pertaining to private equity

Who you are

  • Have a bachelor's degree from a business school or university of applied sciences in Accounting or Finance or equivalent qualification
  • Preferably first experience in Accounting, Banking and/or a regulatory or audit function
  • Strong customer-focused mindset and interest in jurisdictional and legal matters at an international level
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional work environment with several teams
  • EU citizen or authorization to work in the EU
  • A taste for facing challenges, grinding out solutions as a team and a healthy sense of humor

What you’ll get

  • Competitive salary package
  • Insights in the PE industry and understanding of its dynamics and key actors
  • Professional training and coaching
  • Key business responsibilities and significant potential to grow
  • Dynamic and modern workspace in the heart of Paris in an innovative and multicultural environment
  • Be part of an ambitious team, challenging the Private Equity industry

Apply for this position

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@palico.com.