Progressive Credit Union


Compliance Officer

Progressive Credit Union [PCU] provides services to over 55,000 members in branches extending from North Dublin to Dublin inner city. Reporting directly to the CEO and Board of Directors, the Compliance Officer has the responsibility of managing the compliance programme within Progressive Credit Union and is responsible for overseeing compliance by the Credit Union with prudential and statutory requirements.

The successful candidate will be a member of the senior management team and provide assurance to the Board of Directors, the Registrar of Credit Unions and to the Central Bank that the Credit Union is acting in accordance with the legal and regulatory requirements of the State and EU law, and in particular with the requirements of regulators and other statutory and professional bodies.

In addition, the Compliance Officer will contribute to the Anti Money Laundering function in carrying out duties as outlined in the AML 4th Directive and associated guidance.

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Ideally a minimum of 5+ years’ experience within the financial services or similar environment; a suitably recognised qualification; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; a comprehensive understanding of financial and HR compliance and attention to detail to ensure PCU meets regulatory requirements.
  • A Central Bank minimum competency requirements (MCR) is required or the successful candidate will be required to undertake training to achieve this level of competency.
  • A knowledge and understanding of the ethos of Credit Unions is desirable.
  • A full clean driving license is desirable.

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience

A job description may be obtained from emailing

How to apply

Applications including a cover letter and CV by email to

Closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday 29th November 2019.

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Progressive Credit Union Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer