We are heycar

Since August 2019, we’ve been raising the bar for customers looking for their next set of wheels, and car dealers looking to sell them.

With Global investment from Volkswagen, Allianz and Renault, we bring the best and most trusted dealerships across the UK closer to their customers. How? By making the right connections. We provide customers with the confidence they need to buy quality cars online in a completely remote experience.

We have doubled the size of the team over the last year and we’re building a culture that allows team members to feel challenged and empowered to make some serious changes. We may have different backgrounds, industries and skills, but we’re all driving towards the same goal.

If you want to come along for the ride then read on…


About the role :

As a Compliance Manager, you will be the main point of contact for external compliance and legal suppliers and be the go-between for the heycar team and the experts, helping to make sure what's delivered matches our high-challenge and fast-paced culture whilst making sure we're compliant. You will get to exercise your advanced legal, governance, and risk skills to bring a radical change to innovate the industry.


What you’ll do:

  • Be the subject matter expert for compliance matters
  • Maintain and support heycar’s enterprise risk and compliance framework
  • Maintain compliance monitoring across the company
  • Managing the compliance associate and setting clear objectives.
  • Be the key point of liaison between external legal and compliance advisors
  • Seek to maintain compliant culture, whilst supporting an agile working environment, in a fast paced business.
  • Prepare and support documentation and policies in line with FCA guidelines, act as the key liaison with 3rd parties where heycar has Authorised Representative status
  • Provide guidance and expert advice to less experienced team members and help to train others to construct good conduct within the business
  • Identify changes in regulations and support changes into the wider business
  • Build strong relationships with data, product, engineering, commercial and marketing to deliver successfully and a positive support and challenge


What you’ll need:

  • Knowledge: You’ll need a wide understanding of consumer credit, compliance monitoring, advertising financial promotions, SMCR & Operational Risk
  • Flexibility: Every day is different, you could be involved in anything from a customer operations issue through to something highly strategic all in the same day
  • Collaboration: Experience of a high-growth tech business, working with product, engineering and customer operations teams to help them make compliance work practically
  • Experience: You’ll have worked within a financial compliance role, preferably in a new start business
  • Personality: You’ll be hardworking and enthusiastic, have the ability to work on your own initiative with a strong attention to detail
  • Communication: Proven experience of influencing senior leadership


What we’ll give you: 

  • Compensation: We offer a competitive salary + bonus
  • Holidays: We want you to relax, you’ll have 28 days off (plus bank holidays) throughout the year. We also give you an extra day off to enjoy your birthday!
  • Hybrid Working: We have a flexible working culture here at heycar. With hybrid working in our offices in Holborn (London) and working from home days.
  • Benefits + Perks: With private medical insurance, learning and development opportunities and mental health support we’ll give you the extra boost.
  • Feedback: You'll be joining more than just another startup - our team are at the heart of everything we do; here we don’t leave things unsaid, we encourage honest feedback.
  • A Challenge: Fast paced but not fraught. We’re scaling fast, so we need you to keep up, push back and question where you see fit
  • Fun: We provide a fully stocked kitchen and bar, table tennis, roof terrace, and epic socials, we’ve got you covered but we do advise table tennis lessons before joining!


If you’re ready to work with a creative, high-performing group of people we want to hear from you. 


Please apply directly to this role.

Contact : reece.jagger@heycar.co.uk for more details.

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