AML Analyst

Permanent
  • Post Date: July 15, 2022
  • Isle of Man
Job Description

Role Description:
Reporting to the AML Manager, the role primarily supports the Company’s AML/CFT defence by undertaking client screening, risk assessments and transaction monitoring of the client base. Additionally, the role holder will undertake AML assurance checking and be a point of reference for practical interpretation of AML policies and procedures across the business.

Role Responsibilities:
– Support the Company’s AML/CTF defence by undertaking screening and risk assessments of the client base to identify any links to PEP’s, sanctions, adverse media and financial crime
– Be a point of reference for practical interpretation of AML policies and procedures across the business.
– Work closely with the AML Manager and wider AML team to ensure our AML/CTF obligations are met and will build strong relationships with our Regions and local business areas where required.
– Maintain the PEP registers for all regions including reconciliation against system flags. Prepares periodic updates and reviews of PEP cases for business sign off.
– Investigate results of manual and automated transaction monitoring to ensure SARs are raised accordingly and AML requirements have been met
– Perform monthly quality assurance checks on agreed processes in respect of compliance with the AML/CFT Insurance Division handbook
– Investigate external fraud incidents and recommend control enhancements where weaknesses have been identified

Skills & Experience Required:
– A basic understanding of the AML obligations and requirements within the IoM, Hong Kong, Singapore and UAE financial services sector.
– Experience of using screening software such as World-Check or Dow Jones
– Previous experience in a financial crime environment
– Ideally holding the ICA Certificate in Anti Money Laundering