Andrew M. Graduate employment profile
Ethics and Compliance in Industry
About this profile
|Global Head Of Compliance|
|Large business (250+ employees)|
About the job
What I do
I help my company create the right environment and culture that encourages employees to do the right thing.
Skills I use and how I developed them
Influencing skills are a key part of my role and were developed with a combination of some training courses and experience in business.
Understanding business risk and how to build processes to mitigate them.
What I like most
Making a difference such that employees feel able to speak freely about concerns and work towards good solutions.
What I like least
People that think problems are black and white such that if you write a rule it will be fixed.
Finding and applying for the job
My career goals when I graduated
Not sure I really had any beyond securing my first job doing something I enjoyed.
My career history
Chemical plant operations
Finance and Control manager
Ethics and compliance director
Head of ethics and compliance.
What has helped my career to progress
Being open to new career directions.
Courses taken since graduation
Fraud detection and investigation
Anti bribery and corruption
Anti money laundering
Impact and influence
Where I hope to be in 5 years
Non executive directorships
Not for profit sector
My advice to students
My advice to students considering work
Make sure you pick a role that you enjoy. Think about what it is that makes you happy and look for roles that deliver that.