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Compliance Officer (temporary mission 6 months)
Office :
Geneva
Start date :
01.06.2021
Working hours :
100%
Field :
CC - Compliance
 

Compliance Officer (temporary mission 6 months)

Description

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) was founded in 1969 by Edgar de Picciotto, whose vision from the outset was to offer investors an astute and innovative wealth management service. With assets under management of CHF 126.8 billion as at the end of 2018 and a professional, global workforce of around 1,781 people, UBP is a major player in Switzerland’s wealth-management industry. Headquartered in Geneva, the Bank has over twenty locations in key economic and financial hubs worldwide, enabling it to combine global expertise with local know-how

Mission

Ensure detection and monitoring of high risk transactions in an AML perspective and in respect of international sanctions. Execute other Compliance controls and monitoring tasks

Challenges

Good knowledge of AML; Capacity to deal with several matters simultaneously; Capacity to work under pressure; Team spirit and good communication skills;  Good analytical skills.

Main responsabilities

- Second level of control of High Risk Transactions alerts under AMLperspective:

Review of RM explanations on AML Alerts declarations ;

Evaluating plausibility of information and eventual supportive documentation;

Definition of corrective measures if required;

Eventual clarification procedure according to art 6 AML Law.

- Second level of control of transactions under national and international sanctions or embargoes:

Support to Operations in identification of persons or entities under the scope of CH / UFAC / UN and EU sanctions in SWIFT or SIC messages;

Second level of control on Stelink hit reports;

Checking updates on Swiss sanctions lists;

Uploading of sanctions lists on a weekly basis.

- Management of blocked accounts:

Management of daily operations on blocked accounts;

Consider decision on unblocking accounts / transactions;

- Periodical review of blockages’ reasons and necessity.

Others AML controls and monitoring;

Support to Group Compliance and PB on AML and sanctions matters.

Education

  • Education: Bachelor Degree
  • Certification: Law, finance, economy

Experience

  • Years of experience: 3-7 : intermediate
  • Experience in private banking: Mandatory

Language

  • English: Advanced
  • French: Fluent

Personal skills

  • Swiss resident: Mandatory

Prior experience in Compliance; Good knowledge of AML; Capacity to deal with several matters simultaneously; Capacity to work under pressure; Team spirit and good communication skills; Good analytical skills.

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