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Job Opportunity – MLRO, DPO & Governance Officer

Job Opportunity – MLRO, DPO & Governance Officer

Gurranabraher Credit Union Limited in Cork City is one of the largest Credit Unions in the City serving 16,000 members and managing assets in excess of €100m. The Credit
Union wishes to appoint a MLRO, DPO & Governance Officer to its governance and compliance function.

Reporting to the CEO, the main responsibilities of the role are to:

As Money Laundering Reporting Officer (MLRO)

  • Implement and update anti-money laundering policies, procedures, systems, monitoring, reporting and training.


As Data Protection Officer (DPO)

  • Implement and update data protection policies, procedures, systems, monitoring, reporting and training.
  • Ensure an in-depth understanding and adherence to GDPR.


As Governance Officer

  • Ensure the co-ordination of internal audit, risk and compliance reviews and the overseeing the implementation
    of recommendations.
  • Liaise with relevant statutory authorities in relation to anti-money laundering, data protection and outsourcing.
  • Manage and monitor vendor contracts governing outsourced activities.
  • Assist the CEO and Management Team with organisational governance, including meetings, policies and
  • Maintain a detailed knowledge of Central Bank compliance requirements and EU Directives and domestic
    regulations relating to anti-money laundering and data protection.


The successful candidate will have:

  • A minimum of three years’ experience acting as a MLRO, DPO, Compliance Officer, Governance Officer,
    Internal Auditor in a financial services environment or professional practice.
  • A relevant degree and/or a professional qualification is desirable.
  • Experience dealing with regulatory and statutory authorities would be a distinct advantage.
  • Excellent IT and data analytics skills.
  • Very strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills, including report writing.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.


Salary will be highly competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Gurranabraher Credit Union Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Applications will be shortlisted for interview. Canvassing will disqualify.
Gurranabraher Credit Union Limited is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

Send an application and cover letter preferably by email to quoting ref. MLR-04 for receipt on or before Friday, 10 March 2023.