We are always looking for individuals who have inquisitive minds, impeccable attention to detail and share our passion for research, writing and dealing with complex issues. If you are interested in joining our team, contact us to discuss career opportunities at Proximal Consulting.

Our main office is near Marlborough, Wiltshire, UK and all candidates need to be within commutable distance of this location.

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Current Vacancy: Client Content Editor

Posted August 2017

Location: Ogbourne St. Andrew , Wiltshire

Permanent, full-time

This is an exciting and challenging role to become a key team member of a highly successful AML due diligence firm. If you want to make a real difference by improving our written client content and training other team members this is the role for you!

The Firm

We are an extremely successful firm that deals with anti-money laundering (AML) and business risk projects for blue chip clients on an international basis. We work from a stunning rural location just outside Marlborough, Wiltshire.

Our core work area is researching and writing detailed KYC (Know Your Customer) background reports on high net worth/high profile individuals and companies on a global basis. Each of our client reports must be factually accurate and present our findings in an objective and clear manner.

The Role

We are seeking to recruit a Client Content Editor to ultimately take overall responsibility for all reports issued to our clients. We produce between twenty and thirty reports each week written by various team members.

Your focus will be to ensure that all of our reports are clear, correct, concise, comprehensible, and consistent.

You will not only be responsible for ensuring that reports are well written, efficiently structured and grammatically correct but also - and most importantly - you must identify errors of fact, ensure completeness of findings, gauge the accuracy of sources of information and check for possible legal issues.

It is crucial that you develop a detailed understanding of our methodologies and client requirements as you will be responsible for maintaining the integrity of all our written work, together with ensuring that delivery deadlines are met.

You will additionally be responsible for:

  • Providing feedback and mentoring to our report writers
  • Refining and improving our house style
  • Devising and delivering relevant training to all team members

The Person

You will already have writing and editing experience; previous experience in KYC/AML issues would also be extremely beneficial however it is not essential as you will be fully trained. You may have previous experience in mainstream teaching, teaching English as a foreign language and/or journalism.

You should have a passion for writing and presenting ideas together with being highly organized and used to delivering to tight deadlines. It is vital that, after training, you gain a full understanding of our business and establish yourself as an expert within our team.


Please note this role is full time and based in our office in Marlborough, Wiltshire. For this reason we will not consider applications from candidates who are not within commuting distance of our office.


The starting salary for this role is between £25,000 and £28,500 depending on experience. The role is full time. We also offer various other benefits.

How to Apply:

Please email us your CV with a covering letter outlining why you think this is the ideal role for you , Or apply through the Reed advert here

Current Vacancy: KYC Analyst with Knowledge of Mandarin and/or Arabic

Posted July 2017

Location: Ogbourne St. Andrew , Wiltshire

Permanent, full-time

A great opportunity to join a successful firm which does something out of the ordinary - and make use of your Mandarin and/or Arabic language skills!

The Firm

Proximal Consulting is an extremely successful and established firm whose core work area is producing detailed KYC (Know Your Customer) due diligence background reports on individuals and companies for our clients. Our reports are based on in-house research, using methodologies we have developed over the last eighteen years. 

The Role

We are seeking to recruit new team members whose role will be to carry out detailed investigative research on individuals and companies mainly located in Mandarin speaking and/or Arabic speaking countries. You will then analyse your research findings, and write high quality client reports based on that research.

The research will involve utilizing Mandarin and/or Arabic language source material and presenting findings in a written report in English.

You will be working alongside our existing team members who have a variety of language skills.

The Person

You will be fluent in Mandarin and/or Arabic and be able to produce high quality written reports in English. Proven additional language skills in other languages would be an advantage.

You will be a graduate (but we are also open to hearing from applicants who feel their particular skills and experiences outweigh their academic record). You will be hard-working and will need a high degree of accuracy, an inquisitive mind and the ability to obtain and analyse research findings. You should be able to summarize complex issues in a reader friendly style. You should have a passion for writing and presenting ideas and be able to take responsibility for your work product.

Ideally you will have relevant experience for this role, but extensive training and support is given to candidates who we believe have the potential to succeed.


This role is office based in our premises near Marlborough, Wiltshire thus you must live within commuting distance of this location. Free parking is available at our offices.


The starting salary for this role is between £18,000 and £25,000 depending on experience. The role is full time.

You can apply for the role via here