Compliance Manager | Undutchables

Compliance Manager

Rotterdam, reference 2021-01793

Job description

The focus of this business critical role is to implement and maintain the European risk framework both in the Netherlands and across Europe. You will use the existing blueprint of that framework and adapt it to the local legal needs making sure that the company is legal across its entire insurance policy. You will be part of a team of 5 compliance managers and a legal counsel) reporting into the Head of Risk and Compliance.

Looking closer this will mean in further detail that you will:

  • Ensure that the company is compliant with all local EU regulations, including IDD and Solvency II Pillar 2;
  • Give advice on compliance matters ensuring a compliant functioning of the European insurance distribution in the Netherlands as well as the further expansion across Europe;
  • Identify and manage potential risks and make sure that all controls are operating effectively;
  • Supporting and setting up required policies for the Dutch insurance carrier.


In order to enjoy and be successful in this role you need to have a solid compliance background to begin with. On a more personal level you need to have a structured way or working with eye for detail. You thrive in a fast-paced setting and being a driver in the team. Everybody helps everybody in this team so you too need to be a team player. You are open to and bring in new ideas . You value a good joke and do not take yourself too seriously in this young at heart environment.

Furthermore you need to have:

  • A minimum of 3 years of solid compliance experience;
  • Experience in risk management - highly preferred but not a must;
  • Knowledge of IDD (Insurance Distribution Directive) - this is a must;
  • Knowledge of Solvency II - highly preferred but not mandatory;
  • Business fluency in English;
  • A background in the fintech and/or insurance market is obviously a big plus.

Working conditions

  • Up to €95.000 Euro gross per annum plus 8% holiday allowance;
  • A permanent contract.

Salary from: €60000,-
Salary to: €95000,-

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Company description

Our client combines state of the art technology with smart data sources to provide cost- and time-saving insurance solutions.

Good to know

If you are interested in this vacancy, you can apply by clicking on the button above. Your application will be sent directly to the recruiter in charge. IMPORTANT: if you are not yet registered with Undutchables we kindly ask you to do so. Your information will be handled in the strictest confidence and your CV will not be sent to a company unless you have given prior permission.We will invite you for an extensive interview, as soon as any potential job opportunities arise. We will advise you on issues regarding employment in the Netherlands. Then, if possible, we will introduce you to a prospective company and provide support during the selection procedure.

Recruiter contact

Katja Heurkens-Grunewald, Undutchables Denhaag
+31 0641198852
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Recruiter contact

Katja Heurkens-Grunewald
Undutchables Denhaag
T: +31 0641198852


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