HR Consultancy are working on a new and exciting role for a Financial Crime Vice President to join a leading Wealth & Investment Banking Group in Glasgow city centre!
This is a fantastic time to join a forward thinking, innovative and exciting workplace who have their employees and customers at the heart of everything they do. This firm encourages a supportive and family environment, where their employees work hard and are rewarded with career progression paths and learning and development!
The EMEA Financial Crimes Group is based in London with approximately 30 employees focused on the AML, sanctions and anti-corruption obligations associated with the Firm’s business in the region. It is led by the International Head of Financial Crimes who reports to the EMEA Regional Head of Compliance and the Global Head of Financial Crimes. A new sub-team is being recruited in Glasgow; this will include sub-teams covering Enhanced Due Diligence (EDD) and Advisory, Financial Crimes Testing and Financial Crimes Investigations.
Manage the EDD/Advisory sub-team including rigorous oversight over the work of junior team members and ensuring that their work is accurate and is performed in a timely fashion
Assess the Financial Crime risk associated with potential and existing clients of the Firm via the enhanced due diligence process.
Staying abreast of Financial Crime related regulatory updates, enforcement actions and typologies. Challenge existing processes, looking for enhancements and efficiencies where possible
Using your knowledge and experience in Financial Crime Compliance to act as an escalation point and mentor for junior members of the team
Managing day-to-day prioritisation.
Degree educated or equivalent.
Recent experience of Anti-Money Laundering Compliance or KYC Operations Knowledge
Strong knowledge of Money Laundering Regulations in the UK; knowledge of requirements in other jurisdictions in which the Firm operates is also desirable.
Experience in Know Your Customer requirements including customer identification program, customer due diligence and enhanced due diligence.
Understanding of financial markets and products (in particular, Equities, Fixed Income, Commodities and Investment Banking/Capital Markets).
If you are looking for a modern supportive environment, future career progression opportunity and to join a friendly and welcoming team then please apply below!
Contact Neil Greene at HRC Financial Service Scotland