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Mandarin speaking Job-Assistant Manager of Compliance-ww-London

  • £Depending on experience
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 21407

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Your New Mandarin Job Title: Mandarin speaking Assistant Manager of Compliance, London

The Skills You'll Need: Fluent in Mandarin, working experience in compliance / KYC / AML /Due Diligence.

Your New Salary: Depending on experience

Location: Central London

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

  • are fluent in both Mandarin and English
  • have working background in compliance / KYC / AML /Due Diligence
  • have an academic background in Banking / Finance / Law

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


Reporting to the Chief Compliance Officer ("CCO"), the overall purpose of the role comprises the following, in conjunction with the Compliance team members -

  • Support in preparation of reporting to, and liaison with, Head Office (HO)
  • Undertaking compliance monitoring and maintenance of relevant log records in respect of monitoring and in fulfilment of the required records of prevailing policies (eg personal share dealing)
  • Support of client on boarding

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

  • Assist in preparation of reports to HO as well as ad-hoc liaison with HO.
  • Provide support for the process of customer and counterpart on boarding, as well as Maintenance of customer KYC/Due Diligence files.
  • Assist CCO to implement Compliance Monitoring Program and keep audit trail of checks performed, exceptions identified, and track their resolution.
  • Maintain compliance records, including version control of policy revision
  • Maintain logs/registers (e.g., personal dealing) in support of branch policy
  • Perform AML/Sanction checks
  • Other activities as directed by the CCO

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Fluent in written and spoken Mandarin/Chinese
  • Experience of customer due diligence and the process of on boarding customers and counterparts, generally.
  • Approximately two years’ experience spent in a Compliance, or similar roles
  • Knowledge about governmental and financial regulations and laws (incl. JMLSG guidance, FCA rules, etc.)
  • Able to prioritize multiple projects and deadlines
  • Have strong attention to detail

Job status: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

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