If you are a qualified solicitor or an experienced paralegal and you are interested in joining Shepherd and Wedderburn but cannot see the opportunity that you are looking for, please feel free to contact Lucy Cochrane so that we can let you know when a suitable vacancy comes up in the future. All contact will be treated with complete discretion.

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Edinburgh Office

We currently have an opening for an Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Assistant in the firm’s AML Team within the Finance Department in Edinburgh.

The main duties of this role include:

  • Ensure the firm’s ongoing compliance with Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations.
  • Monitor funds received into the firm’s client account.
  • Report unusual activity to the firm’s MLRO.
  • Deal with client and matter management on the firm’s practice management system as required.
  • Undertake any other reasonable duties as requested by your line manager.
  • ...
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