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Cantonese speaking Job-MLRO & Compliance Officer-w-London

  • to £60k depending on experience
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 20400

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Your New Cantonese Job Title:
Cantonese Chinese speaking MLRO & Compliance Officer, London

The Skills You'll Need: Fluent in English and Cantonese, Money Laundering Reporting and Compliance experience related experience in banking.

Your New Salary: to £60k depending on experience

Location: Central London

Report To: Branch manager/Deputy Manager

To be successful in this role our client has said it is essential that candidates:

  • have Money Laundering Reporting and Compliance related experience in banking
  • speak and write fluent Cantonese

If that means this job isn’t a match for you please view our other vacancies for one that may be a better fit.

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

MLRO function:

  • Work with Group Compliance and Compliance functions to develop robust working practices (and shared activities) to identify and mitigate regulatory risks

  • Head up and manage KYC & Transaction monitoring procedures

  • Responsible for devising and implementing branch risk-based AML strategies

  • Ensure all internal SARs reports are investigated and passed on to relevant authorities if needed

Compliance function:

  • Ensure team and all staff comply with relevant policies and procedures.

  • Create and manage effective action plans in response to audit discoveries and compliance violations.

  • To develop, assess, initiate, maintain and revise policies, guidelines and procedures to be in compliance with relevant Banking Regulations.

  • To keep other departments abreast of relevant Banking Regulations.

  • Provide training to all staff on the latest regulations and processes.

  • Provide guidance/training on regulatory AML/CTF risk assessments on customers to the relevant staff.

  • Responsible for reports (Monthly AML Dashboard Reporting, Monthly Legal and Compliance Report, Anti-Money Laundering Quarterly Transactions Report)

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree or a related field

  • Compliance/AML qualification, or relevant professional body accreditation

  • Money Laundering Reporting and Compliance experience related experience in banking

  • Ideally already an approved SMF17, or a candidate with a proven career likely to be approved by the Regulator

  • Knowledge of FCA, AML laws and regulation/ FATF Recommendations of Central Bank of UK

  • Highly-analytical with strong attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (native speaker level in Cantonese)

  • Fluent in risk management and our industry’s principle

  • Good knowledge of legal requirements and procedures

Job status: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

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