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Compliance Executive (Regulatory Reporting)

Bristol, England, United Kingdom

Compliance Executive (Regulatory Reporting)

  • NE02368
  • Bristol, England, United Kingdom

Principle Accountabilities

  • The strict deadlines set out in the relevant legislation are achieved;
  • Where any delay occurs, the appropriate approval for an extension is sought from the relevant authority;
  • Comprehensive responses to all notifying authority seizure notifications are provided;
  • Details of the seizures are communicated to all relevant Imperial Brands’ PLC markets and corporate centre functions;
  • A proper and detailed record of the seizure is maintained, using the i2 intelligence software package;
  • Scrupulous records are maintained in relevant databases.
  • Coordinate the post seizure inspection of seized goods, ensuring that such inspections are conducted safely and efficiently, in accordance with the agreed procedures.
  • Oversee the relationship with third-party service providers conducting inspections on behalf of Imperial Brands PLC, ensuring full compliance and efficiency in respect of costs.
  • Interrogate appropriate databases to collate and analyse information relating to product route-to-market and 1st and 2nd level purchasers, reporting on any trends identified;
  • Initiate post-seizure investigations to gather and collate information and intelligence to support further enquiries and compliance action in respect of product diversion.
  • Collate and analyse seizure data to identify any trends/patterns in the illicit trade, which are likely to impact Imperial Brands’ business;
  • Collate and analyse information for the preparation of comprehensive seizure reporting, including:
  • Monthly reporting on risk brands, markets and individuals as required by HMRC under the UKTPDA;
  • Submissions to OLAF, including the annual policy presentation
  • Various management reporting requirements
  • Provide ad-hoc reports containing seizure data as required;
  • Attend and support meetings and briefings with relevant regulators and Imperial stakeholders as required

Key Relationships

Internal (Excluding direct Team/Manager)

  • To include, but not limited to, all Imperial Brands PLC markets;
  • Manufacturing and Supply Chain;
  • Corporate Centre functions as required.


  • HMRC;
  • UK Border Agency;
  • EU Commission (OLAF);
  • Service Providers.

Education, Key Skills & Experience


  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively within a team environment.
  • Administratively competent, analytical and detail focussed.
  • Intermediate PC skills, with competency in MS Office products, particularly Excel, SAP and other databases.
  • Good time management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks.
  • The ability to liaise/communicate with colleagues on a cross-functional and multi-cultural basis.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills; able to articulate research findings to inform and influence.


  • Sound knowledge of relevant legislation governing the seizure of tobacco products.
  • Working knowledge of Supply Chain systems.

What We Offer

Competitive salary, bonus scheme, pension, and 25 days holiday (with an additional 4 days on top to cover the Christmas period, and bank holidays), flexible working policy, corporate discounts, Health Cash Plan, and other wellbeing initiatives.

Next Steps

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply, highlighting their suitability to the above post.

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