Compliance Officer

The Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) is proud to be recognised as a 2022 Winner of The Australian Business Award for Employer of Choice.The Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) is one of Australia's most prestigious Sports, Hospitality, Events, and Property Development companies. As well as running elite horse racing at Caulfield, Ladbrokes Park (Sandown), and Mornington Racecourses, we own 14 pub venues under the Pegasus Leisure Group (PLG), an emerging collection of owned events such as The Peninsula Picnic and the MRC Foundation, our charitable arm.Our Legal, risk and compliance team have an exciting opportunity for a full-time Compliance Officer to join the team reporting to the Senior Compliance Officer. This position will be responsible for supporting the business to meet compliance needs in a timely manner and assist with continuous improvement of framework, policies and procedures.Duties & Responsibilities:Assist in policy and procedure development and implementation across the businessConduct regular training sessions for venue staff regarding AML/CTF and RSG best practice initiativesAssist with regular compliance audits of Club operations The implementation and maintenance of compliance procedures and policies within VenuesAssist with the compliance and regulatory requirements for VenuesSupport internal audits and reviews of departmental organisation systems and processes as required.Assist in preparing reports for senior management, Club’s Audit and Risk committee and boards, and external regulatory bodies.Liaise with regulators and auditors for AML/CTF, Gaming and Liquor Licensing.Support the compliance and promotion of all OHS policies and procedures to ensure the safety, health and wellbeing of all employees and visitors as requiredRegularly attend MRC racing and hospitality sites across Greater Melbourne.Skills & competenciesTertiary qualification in related field (Risk & Safety, Audit or Law preferred)Proficiency in Microsoft office and relevant software applicationsWorking knowledge of internal and external audit requirementsHigh level of accuracy and attention to detailAbility to work autonomouslyEffective time management and prioritisation skillsWhat’s in it for you?Flexible working arrangements to support a work-life balance.Ongoing learning & development opportunities through the organisation wide DRIVE Development program.Access to our year-round well-being initiatives including our Employee Assistance Program for staff and family.Racing Industry Member passes, discounts across our family of brands and free tickets to a wide range of events.Free onsite parking or a short walk from Caulfield Station.Paid Volunteer and Parental Leave.Melbourne Racing Club values differences in gender, age, ethnicity, race, cultural background, disability, religion, and sexual orientations and encourages all suitable applicants to apply for this role. 75000 AUD Caulfield East 3145