Compliance Officer at Robeco

Impactful role in a complex, regulated industry. Learning and working together with an experienced team of compliance professionals in a competitive, professional and result-oriented organization.

About Robeco

Robeco ranks among the highest regarded active asset managers in the world and manages over EUR 186 bln of third party assets. With over 900 employees in 17 offices worldwide and with clients from all continents. Robeco treasures its Dutch heritage that has gradually developed into a truly international investment management company. 

Today, Robeco is the center of asset management expertise for ORIX Corporation, Robeco ‘s shareholder based in Tokyo, Japan. Robeco’s mission is to enable their clients to achieve their financial objectives through superior investment solutions. Robeco has a strong presence in Europe, Asia and the US as well as a developing presence in emerging markets such as Latin America. Robeco is well positioned for growth supported by a focused strategy.

Robeco is a highly competitive and a result-oriented organization with a motivated and dedicated workforce who can think internationally and put the client first. We work in an informal and flexible culture that enables people to perform to the best of their abilities. Robeco offers professional training and development and the opportunity to develop your career. Since 2016 Robeco is based in its new state-of-the-art headquarters opposite Rotterdam Central Station with excellent IT facilities that enables its workforce to work at any time and any place.

Compliance team Robeco

The highly motivated team members of the Compliance Team support the business to ensure Robeco to be a sound and compliant asset manager. They advise, manage implementation and monitor the compliance to external and internal rules and regulations. 

The Compliance Team members each work on one of the four ‘Integrity Themes’: Employee integrity, Market integrity, Client integrity or Company integrity. This means that a team member is responsible for the whole compliance process within such a theme. This includes making risk analysis, review, monitor and report on policies and provide more awareness. 


Robeco FIRST
Weena 850
3014 DA Rotterdam
The Netherlands

The role

To strengthen the Compliance Team with a significant expansion we are, for our office in Rotterdam, looking for a firm Compliance Officer (2x) with a critical approach. Someone who is eager to learn and is able to work independently when needed. Someone who is able to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.

Together with the team members, the Compliance Officer is able to identify risks, assess developments in the rules as well as changing opinions in society regarding behavior, and to translate these into activities and internal procedures for Robeco. Next to this you will communicate and advise to management and the business on the topics regarding your ‘Integrity Theme’ and monitor and report on compliance to the rules and regulations.


  • University degree;
  • Around 3-5 years’ experience in compliance (more experience in other areas is welcome), preferably at an asset manager or financial institution;
  • Good and precise verbal and written communication skills (in English).
  • Firm, enjoyable and connecting personality.
  • Data analytic experience and working with data driven processes.


  • Impactful role, working in a highly complex and regulated industry, together with an experienced team of compliance professionals.
  • Work at the top of the industry in a highly competitive, professional and result-oriented organization, operating and expanding globally.
  • Professional training and development and the opportunity to develop your career.
  • Some travelling is involved.

Application process

Do you wish to apply for this position or would you like more information? Please contact Inèz den Nijs, partner at HDDN Legal Search, by phone: 06 26 40 62 41 or email:

All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. An assessment and integrity test is part of our selection procedure.