Compliance Manager APAC

  • BayWa r.e.
  • 93/1 GPF Witthayu Towers, Witthayu Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan
  • Work experience
  • Law
  • Fulltime
  • Published: 2023-04-18
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BayWa r.e. is the home for change makers. We r.e.think energy – how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet.  At BayWa r.e. we effect change globally. With locations in 30 countries, we have over 4,500 people already working across the world, collaborating with local businesses to proactively shape the future of the energy sector.

In the APAC region, we already have more than 250 employees located in our country offices throughout the APAC region (Thailand, Vietnam, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, and Australia). Our business activities include trading, project development, operations & maintenance and tailor-made energy solutions.

About the role
The Compliance Manager APAC ensures that our operations and business transactions follow all relevant legal and internal policies and we operate in a legal and ethical manner while meeting our business objectives. The position will be based in Bangkok, Thailand.

What You Will Do

  • You implement and further develop BayWa r.e.´s group-wide, preventive compliance management system with a focus on anti-corruption, antitrust law and anti-money laundering
  • You communicate regulatory requirements in an understandable way to guarantee that the management and internal staff recognizes the relevance of the mentioned compliance topics
  • You develop and deliver online and face-to-face compliance trainings and advise employees and the management on the compliance topics
  • You conduct business partner screenings and compliance due diligence
  • You cooperate with functional teams and managers to ensure effective implementation of the compliance management system
  • Drafting and revising compliance policies and procedures
  • Proactively auditing processes, practices, and documents to identify weaknesses.
  • Evaluating business activities (e.g. investments) to assess compliance risk
  • Advising the company on compliance risks associated with emerging business strategies and new business models to provide pragmatic options for risk mitigation and management
  • Collaborating with internal and external auditors as well as HR when needed
  • Setting plans to manage a crisis or compliance violation
  • D&O Insurance management for directors of the company
  • Serving as a liaison with Corporate Compliance team on policies and compliance issues

What You Bring

  • The foremost quality for this position or any position at BayWa r.e. is integrity
  • BSc/BA in law, finance, business administration or a related field
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Compliance Officer or Compliance Manager
  • Experience in risk management
  • Excellent knowledge of regulatory and compliance requirements, with relevant experience in anti-corruption, antitrust and anti-money laundering
  • Familiarity with industry practices and professional standards
  • Excellent communication in English
  • Experience developing compliance frameworks while leveraging technology Experience in working in international corporate environments and intercultural sensitivity
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, organizational and time management skills
  • Business acumen
  • Teamwork skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Professional certification (e.g. Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional (CCEP)) is a plus

What We Are Ready To Offer You

  • A flexible working environment so that you can maintain a positive work-life balance.
  • A diverse and inclusive team with a strong culture focusing on employee health and wellbeing.
  • The possibility to make a positive contribution to our planet and use your knowledge to set new standards in Renewable Energy.

Is This Role The Right Fit For You?

  • Are you looking for a new challenge in an international company?
  • Are you able to work in a developing matrix environment, building effective relationships with a variety of stakeholders in an international, multi-cultural environment?
  • Are you a reliable professional who is not afraid to speak your mind and stand by your decisions?  

Diversity and Equal Opportunity
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need.
We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.


We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.

  • Chamaiporn Manochai
  • Head of COE Talent Acquisition and Employer Branding APAC
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