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Careers   : :   Job specification
Compliance Manager
Location: Isle of Man
Reports to: Legal Council
Submission deadline: Fri, 22 Nov 2019

About the role

We’re searching for a diligent and professional Compliance Manager to join our Legal and Compliance team who are tasked with enabling the continued growth of plan.com. 

You’ll be responsible for ensuring that our company adheres to all relevant legal and regulatory standards, as well as internal policies and procedures.  

Professionalism and high ethical standards are expected for this position, alongside a result driven approach that is aligned with the company objectives. 

Duties and responsibilities

You will have overall responsibility for the development and implementation of a clear regulatory strategy that aligns to our commercial goals, including but not limited to:

  • Day to day oversight of the regulatory and compliance aspects across the business including new business initiatives. If we are expanding into a new business, industry or geography you will be part of the team helping to shape that expansion.
  • Analysis and communication of policy initiatives and discussion documents from regulators for senior management.
  • Nurturing and growing relationships with relevant regulatory and legislative bodies.
  • Working alongside all departments within the business, including, tech, marketing, sales, service, corporate development and finance, to deliver accurate and timely compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • You will have exposure to, and the opportunity to shape, decisions taken by the CEO and senior management team.
  • You will be self-motivated and sufficiently confident to suggest innovative solutions to compliance related challenges

Key skills/attributes

 A skilled compliance professional with a minimum of four years’ experience in an autonomous compliance role.

  • You can take a commercial approach towards regulation and provide pragmatic compliance/regulatory advice across the business.
  • You display clarity of thought and are proficient in explaining complex issues clearly.
  • You balance a strategic, “big picture” view with analytical ability and attention to detail.
  • You have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) and can put together clear arguments tailored to your audience.
  • You can influence and persuade at all levels and produce impactful regulatory presentations.
  • Good interpersonal skills are critical. You can build and maintain a network of contacts across the business and have experience in stakeholder management.
  • Excellent time management skills, including the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritise quickly and effectively.
  • A confident and clear communicator capable of challenging at all levels if required.
  • An exceptional eye for detail and a natural ability to see the underlying intention within regulation.


  • A skilled compliance professional with a minimum of three years’ experience in an autonomous compliance role. 
  • While compliance experience within the telecoms would be beneficial applications from a compliance professional with a financial services or eGaming background will be considered.
  • A strong knowledge of GDPR and AML legislation is crucial, alongside demonstrable experience of setting and implementing legal or compliance projects.

Key attitude/behaviours

All plan.com employees must present a professional, efficient image at all times and undertake any tasks reasonably requested of them by the company.

We’re looking for somebody with:

  • A can-do attitude - prepared to "go the extra mile"
  • Lots of energy - a team player who can work off their own initiative
  • A heightened sense of urgency
  • A curious learner with an interest in professional development
  • Actively demonstrate a passion for the business

What’s in it for you?

We’ll drive you to push your limits and develop your existing knowledge and skills. We actively promote open-ended learning and hope our people grab these opportunities with both hands.

  • Bonus scheme and recognition awards
  • Company-wide pension scheme
  • plan.com PERKS card scheme, offering discounts with selected retailersand services.
  • Private health insurance
  • Gym membership
  • Personal development and training
  • Generous holiday allowance and paid bank holidays
  • Extra half day holiday on your birthday every year
  • Excellent exposure in a fast-paced environment whilst being challenged and rewarded
  • Access to play.plan, your online ticket to the latest plan.com events, parties and once in a lifetime trips.

What to expect from a career at plan.com

plan.com launched in October 2013. We’re innovative, energetic and growing fast, which means we’re always on the look-out for people who share our passion and dedication to grow with us.

We promise that when you start your career with us, you’ll never stop learning and you’ll never stop being challenged.

If you fit the bill, get in contact. We’d love to hear from you.

We’re not your average company. Everyone’s input counts.

Got what it takes?

In order to keep your personal data protected, we only accept applications via our online application process.

We do not accept applications via email or any other contact method such as online via Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter. The details that are submitted to us via the application process are stored securely on our HR portal. Access to this information will be restricted to senior management and/or members for the HR team. We do not share this data with third-parties and information is only used for the interview and job selection process. Data is stored for a maximum of six months. In certain circumstances it may be beneficial to hold your data for a longer period with a view to other suitable roles becoming available and thereafter it will be deleted from the HR portal.


About plan.com

plan.com was named the fastest growing tech company in the UK by the Sunday Times in the latest Hiscox Tech Track 100 league and the seventh Best Small Company to Work For 2019 by The Sunday Times.

From the word go, our focus has been to be disruptive and upset the status quo. It’s our ongoing mission to become THE force to be reckoned with and with the help of our people and partners, we have dragged business communications kicking and screaming into the 21st Century

Thanks to our portal, we’ve torn up the rulebook and changed the industry. It gives our partners unprecedented levels of flexibility and control, helping them to delight customers and deliver exceptional service, even when they're away from their desks.

Along with our outstanding customer service and impressive commercials, it’s the reason we’re number one.

Why work on the Isle of Man?

The Isle of Man is safe, social, attractive and offers low tax rates.

Rugged coastlines and rural landscapes make the Isle of Man a stunning place to work.

Whether you grew up here or you’re new to the island, a career at plan.com not only provides a fantastic working environment surrounded by amazing people and exciting work, but being based on a stunning island ensures that you will find the right balance between work, relaxation and adventure.