Senior Financial Crime Investigator

Recruiter
MERJE
Location
Chester
Salary
£27,200 to £33,900
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a leading financial services’ business who are currently recruiting for a Senior Financial Crime Investigator. The role is responsible for leading the Financial Crime Investigation team into successfully protecting the Company from fraud losses.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Have an in-depth knowledge of fraud prevention systems and use them effectively to further investigations and to protect the Company from fraud losses.
  • Analyse and evaluate fraud cases and developing trends and provide feedback to Senior Management as required.
  • Produce detailed Management Information reports for Senior Management and Credit Risk evaluation
  • Present department reports and discuss MI at a senior level
  • Liaise with fraud organizations and effectively share information and knowledge of known and suspected frauds.
  • Performance manage the financial crime team, conduct reviews, identify training needs and develop the team’s skills as required
  • Provide guidance and advice to colleagues to ensure procedures are followed and current legislation is understood and adhered to
  • Maintain department procedures and successfully implement change to processes when an opportunity for improvement is identified
  • Attend meetings with external fraud prevention agencies and keep abreast of any changes or trends emerging within the industry
  • Provide mandatory AML/CTF training presentations to employees and give ongoing training and advice on Financial Crime matters when required
  • Liaise with police and law enforcement agencies when required

Key Requirements-

  • Understanding of operational procedures within the business and ability to use internal systems
  • Knowledge of CIFAS and SIRAS’s role in fraud prevention and how membership of these organizations impacts operations
  • Understanding of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing legislation
  • Understanding of the Fraud Investigation processes