AML/Financial Crime Administration Assistant

Recruiter
THE Agency (Recruitment) Ltd
Location
Leeds
Salary
£10 per hour 6 month FTC
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our prestigious client seeks an experienced individual who has worked within an FCA regulated environment, with exposure to anti-money laundering processes and controls.

This is a temporary assignment and applicants must be able to start immediately and commit to the full length of the assignment.

The main duties of the role will be to:

  • Undertake reviews of accounts that have failed standard verification;
  • Ability to work under pressure and escalate queries to the Assistant Manager as soon as reasonably practicable;
  • Ad-hoc duties relating to financial crime and risk mitigation
  • Understand the role of the Authorised Corporate Director; the company’s regulatory obligations as ACD or on a delegated basis, and the implications to the business
  • Adherence to Fund Solutions’ policies and procedures. In particular to ensure operational controls are carried out in accordance with procedures to enable the ongoing mitigation of business risk.

Applicants MUST have an understanding of AML processes and controls along with knowledge of the regulatory and legislative environment, including JMLSG (The Joint Money Laundering Steering Group is made up of the leading UK Trade Associations in the Financial Services Industry). You must also have worked in a financial services environment specifically within the sanctions arena.

A major part of your role will be to analyse and problem solve and to escalate findings where necessary. You must also have the ability to explain your findings to the senior management team.

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