Trading Compliance Advisor

ExxonMobilLeatherhead, UK2M ago


Join ExxonMobil as a Regulatory & Compliance Officer. Become part of a team responsible for monitoring and managing the compliance activities associated with ExxonMobil’s crude and products physical and derivatives trading activities. In this role, you will be responsible for coordinating ExxonMobil’s ongoing compliance with regulations in the area of crude and products trading and gain insight into trading strategies, exposure to ExxonMobil managers, and an excellent entry point to a career with ExxonMobil.

Job Description

  • Coordinate compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations as it relates to risk reporting and crude and products trading with a specific focus on derivatives trading
  • Participate in reviews of new transactions and new products and analyze the impact on compliance
  • Develop and maintain compliance plans, policies and procedures and monitor adherence to these policies 
  • Propose and implement new monitoring techniques based on changes to the business’s trading activity and/or the latest rules and regulations
  • Ensure existing requirements and future reporting specifications are documented and tested 
  • Maintain and perform rigorous counterparty and broker selection processes
  • Develop operational compliance tools, (e.g. policies and procedures, R&R charts) and assist with the preparation of regulatory compliance reports, as required
  • Keep abreast of upcoming, new and revised rules, regulations and directives applicable to the business, and facilitate changes, as required

Job Requirements

Technical Knowledge:

  • Compliance experience in futures, financial and physical commodities trading.
  • Advanced knowledge of EU regulations governing financial derivative and commodities markets (MIFID II, EMIR, MAR, BMR …).
  • Working knowledge of commodity regulations/reporting.
  • Experience with risk management tools with emphasis on commodities regulatory environment is desired.
  • Knowledge or experience with SAP or other reporting tools a plus but not required.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent leadership ability and organizational skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines.


  • Strong work ethic
  • Diligent working style and attention to detail.
  • Intellectually curiousity 
  • Team oriented


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Conditions of Employment

Successful candidates will be made a conditional offer of employment. The conditions include, but are not limited to: a satisfactory criminal records disclosure; satisfactory employment references over five years (where applicable); verification of qualifications, including any professional accreditation stated in the application; completion of a pre-employment medical, including a test for illicit or unprescribed drugs in accordance with the Company's safety policies; and the legal right to work on the agreed commencement date.


Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

ExxonMobil and its United Kingdom subsidiary companies, Esso Petroleum Company, Limited, and ExxonMobil Chemical Limited, are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. All applicants are offered equal opportunity to demonstrate their abilities during our recruitment processes, therefore, please contact the Recruitment Team if you wish to discuss any particular requirements to enable you to complete our recruitment process.