Regulatory Compliance Officer

Flow Traders is looking for an experienced Compliance Officer to join our Regulatory Compliance team in Amsterdam. We are looking for a colleague who is a self-starter, flexible and driven. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business. We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

In this role you will contribute with your expertise in advising on the set-up and realization of new projects while meeting regulatory requirements. You will be able to assess impact and draft clear and hands-on advice on impact and implementation, taking into account the needs of the business. 


What you will do

  • Analyze existing and new regulations, provide advice on the impact and formulate clear business requirements
  • Be a first point of contact from compliance for our trading department to advise on compliance aspects
  • Participate in and contribute to business development projects
  • Engage with our regulatory stakeholders (regulators, exchanges) and respond to regulatory requests and internal/external audits
  • Provide training across the organization on compliance related topics


What you need to succeed

  • At least 3-5 years of relevant work experience
  • University degree in Law, Business Administration, or similar
  • Profound and proven knowledge of European regulatory environment (MiFIR, EMIR, IFR, DORA, MICA, SSR, MAR, SFTR, CSDR, etc.)
  • Experience advising an organization in a global financial environment
  • Knowledge and experience of financial instruments and working in an exchange trading environment is a big plus
  • Personality that thrives in a fast-paced environment and fits in an Agile company culture
  • A proactive learner who is focused on the task, yet flexible and able to prioritize
  • An independent self-starter with high regard to company policies and regulatory framework
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proven analytical skills and the ability to assess complex situations quickly without being affected by (time) pressure
  • Excellent English communication skills, both spoken and written


Recruitment process

  1. Submit your application
  2. Motivational Interview
  3. Interview with Internal Audit Team
  4. Final (In-person) Interview


What We Offer

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. We offer a competitive salary, an annual discretionary profit share and other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:

  • Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend domain-related conferences
  • Our own company boat
  • In-house gym and sessions with our nutritionist or personal trainer
  • In-house Bar and Lounge with an arcade, table tennis, billiards table and game consoles
  • Daily catered lunch, amazing coffee and a fully stocked kitchen and snack bar
  • Weekly chair massages
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year
  • Global rotations between our offices worldwide
  • and more!


Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.