Redwoods Capital Limited Recruitment for Compliance & Risk Manager

Redwoods Capital Limited - We are a finance and asset management firm situated in Victoria Island, creating and managing wealth with technology.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Compliance & Risk Manager
Job Location
: Lagos

Job Description

  • We are looking for a Compliance Officer to ensure that our operations and business transactions follow all relevant legal and internal rules.
  • You will also review employees’ work and provide advice on compliance.
  • To succeed in this role, you should be a reliable professional who is not afraid to speak their mind and stand by their decisions.
  • You should be familiar with risk management and our industry’s standards.
  • Your goal will be to ensure we operate in a legal and ethical manner while meeting our business objectives.


  • Developing and implementing an effective legal compliance program
  • Proactively auditing processes, practices and documents
  • Develop and implement an effective legal compliance program
  • Create sound internal controls and monitor adherence to them
  • Draft and revise company policies
  • Proactively audit processes, practices and documents to identify weaknesses
  • Evaluate business activities (e.g. investments) to assess compliance risk
  • Collaborate with external auditors and HR when needed
  • Set plans to manage a crisis or compliance violation
  • Educate and train employees on regulations and industry practices
  • Address employee concerns or questions on legal compliance
  • Keep abreast of internal standards and business goals.


  • Proven experience as a compliance officer
  • Experience in risk management
  • Knowledge of legal requirements and external and internal controls (e.g. Anti-Money Laundering)
  • Familiarity with industry practices and professional standards
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Integrity and professional ethics
  • Business acumen
  • Teamwork skills
  • Attention to detail
  • BSc/BA in Law, Finance, Business Administration or a related field
  • Professional certification (e.g. Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional (CCEP) is a plus.