(Senior) Compliance Counsel – Fugro

  • Location
    Leidschendam, South Holland
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Posted
  • Start Date
    ASAP
  • Expiry Date
    2024-08-21

For our client, Fugro, we are looking for a (Senior) Compliance Counsel to join the Legal & Compliance team at their global headquarters in Leidschendam.

Fugro is the global market leader in geo-data, helping clients to design, build, and operate assets in a safe, sustainable, and efficient manner – from the design to the operational phase.

Employing approximately 11.500 talented people in 61 countries, Fugro serves clients around the globe, predominantly in the oil & gas, renewables, infrastructure, and water. In 2023, revenue amounted to EUR 2.2 billion. Fugro is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.

Your role

Reporting to the Global Compliance Manager, you will further shape and build the global Compliance Program and provide direction and leadership on ethics and compliance. You will:

  • Act as centre of expertise in compliance matters (Code of Conduct, Speak Up, Anti Bribery/ corruption, Data Protection, Sanctions, etc.);
  • Enhance compliance policies and procedures;
  • Lead communication initiatives;
  • Identify training needs and facilitate workshops;
  • Further develop the global Speak-up Program;
  • Conduct internal (Speak Up) investigations;
  • Drive third party compliance due diligence;
  • Conduct compliance risk assessments;
  • Stay ahead of the latest Compliance developments;
  • Support biannual reporting to the Audit Committee.

Your background

  • Minimum 5 years relevant work experience, preferably obtained in-house, law enforcement agency, or law firm, including compliance policy development, investigations and training.
  • Strong knowledge key compliance legislation and best practices.
  • Law degree strongly preferred.
  • An understanding of data protection law is preferred, but not required.
  • Fluent in (written & spoken) English.
  • Sporadic International travel may be required.

Your skills

  • Confidence and experience necessary to work under limited supervision.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills to influence at all levels.
  • Ability to balance compliance risks with commercial needs.
  • Comfortable managing a diverse workload, shifting priorities with ease.
  • Brings creativity and energy to thrive in a rapidly expanding environment.

This is a unique role with a genuine opportunity to make an impact across the business. You will work in a highly motivated environment with a team who are passionate about what they do-and know how to have fun along the way!

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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