Senior Consultant Compliance

Full-Time - Sydney

Date posted
19 September 2020
Applications close
17 February 2020
  • Leading industry fund, five minutes from Wynyard
  • Be mentored by a Senior Manager
  • Competitive salary and benefits package

Build your 2nd line career within leading profit for members fund. Clear progression path with tailored development.

About Us
As one of Australia’s largest profit-to member superannuation funds, our mission is to help our members achieve their personal best retirement outcomes. We work with 176 thousand employers and have over two million members playing a role in the futures of around one in six working Australians.

Our team at Rest enjoy a positive culture built around our core values “The Rest Effect”. We seek excellence in everything we do, are dynamic and innovative in the way we work, are always accountable, we are champions of our members and we succeed together.

About the Job 
Your role will see you working the Senior Manager, Compliance and wider team to operate, review and enhance Rest’s Compliance Management Framework to ensure Rest operates in compliance with its legal and regulatory obligations.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Compliance Management Framework: assist in development, maintenance and monitoring
  • Policy Governance - monitor the currency of Rest’s corporate policies; assist in the review and updating of Risk and Compliance owned policies and other governance documents as required.
  • Compliance assurance - work with team members to develop, document and embed robust compliance assurance processes covering both the Trustee Office and key service providers.
  • Compliance outcomes: assist in ensuring Rest operates in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and other obligations:
  • Support the operation of Rest’s Regulatory Change Forum including preparation of papers, maintaining knowledge of specific regulatory change areas, attendance at forum meetings, identification and assessment of regulatory requirements.
  • Assist in planning and attending compliance workshops with staff and management
  • Oversight of Rest’s Incident and Breach management process
  • Perform a compliance review of new incidents to and determine whether they should be referred for legal advice regarding reportability
  • Work with external parties including internal/external auditors and regulators.

About You:

  • Proven experience in a compliance related role in financial services, including experience in a superannuation related role.
  • Knowledge of the legal and regulatory requirements applicable to super trustees including areas such as the SIS Act & Regulations, Corporations Act & Regulations, APRA’s Prudential Standards, the Privacy Act, the AML/CTF Act.
  • Sound understanding of frameworks designed to mitigate compliance risks
  • Experience in incident management
  • Experience in writing submissions for Boards and Committees as well as developing and maintaining corporate policies
  • Membership of professional bodies such as ASFA and the Risk Management Institute of Australia (RMIA) or the Australian Compliance Institute.

At Rest we believe that everyone has the power to make a difference and we offer an inclusive and diverse environment that values the qualities and backgrounds that our people bring to the team. We encourage open and diverse thinking, collaboration, innovation and high performance.


We value and support our team members by offering a great range of benefits, including but not limited to;

  • flexible work environment
  • an open plan and modern office
  • free fruit
  • health and wellbeing programs
  • tailored development plans to support you to achieve your personal best career outcome

If this sounds like you, apply now by submitting your resume and an optional covering letter summarising your experience and outlining why you are interested in the role or email

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Please note only people with the right to work in Australia will be considered. 

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” button, fill in the form, attach your CV and cover letter addressing the points above. We look forward to hearing from you.