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Why we're hiring :
WPP's internal control system is structured through a three lines of defence model and imbued with WPP's risk governance framework, business integrity programme, culture based upon the principles set out in the WPP Code of Business Conduct and WPP's approach to risk management.
The Business Integrity team, which sits within the WPP Legal function, is focused on identifying and tackling root causes of risk (including emerging risk) through a structured programme which is generated by mapping resources, systems and processes against risk appetite, governance requirements and regulator expectations.
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The specific role in this description is Lima based with coverage of LATAM, for a person with a background and professional qualifications in accounting, audit, compliance, law or risk and experience of ABC risks, supply chains, whistleblowing, control environments and records management.
The role reports to the Americas Compliance Director, based in New York, who in turn reports to the WPP General Counsel, Corporate Risk, based in London, who in turn reports to the WPP Group Chief Counsel, also based in London.
PLEASE NOTE : After restrictions around Covid have eased, this role will require 20-40% travel around LATAM. We ask only for applicants with valid passports, who would be able to commit to these travel requirements of the role.
What you'll be doing :
Key accountabilities :
Items applicable in as far as the person's skill set / background is relevant to the nature of the issue raised
What you'll need : Skill Requirements
Who you are :
You're open : We are inclusive and collaborative; we encourage the free exchange of ideas; we respect and celebrate diverse views.
We are open-minded : to new ideas, new partnerships, new ways of working.
You're optimistic : We believe in the power of creativity, technology and talent to create brighter futures or our people, our clients and our communities.
We approach all that we do with confidence : to try the new and to seek the unexpected.
we deliver extraordinary every day.
What we'll give you :
Passionate, driven people - We champion a culture of people that do extraordinary work.
Scale and opportunity - We offer the opportunity to create, influence and deliver projects at a scale that is unparalleled in the industry.
Challenging and stimulating work - Unique work and the opportunity to join a group of creative problem solvers. Are you up for the challenge?