Head of AML
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 04/12/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06030-0011116735


This is a fantastic opportunity for a financial crime Guru to join one of the most progressive payments and FX businesses in the financial services of London as the Head of AML


➢ Work with the front office to give clear direction on customer due diligence requirements.

➢ Conduct in depth analysis of multi party payment flows and document

➢ Review corporate clients to assess AML and fraud risk.

➢ Develop and enhance existing transaction monitoring programme to facilitate mass payment monitoring.

➢ Conduct ongoing transaction monitoring to ensure the business is protected from exposure.

➢ Master various compliance platforms and systems to streamline department workflow.

➢ Production of MI and reports to enable business to assess key risks.

➢ Support the delivery of compliance training to new members of the department.

➢ Work closely with the Chief Compliance Officer to identify any major issues in relation to compliance.


➢ 3 years experience within a payments/FX environment.

➢ Possess deep knowledge of payment flow from consumer to merchant via card acquirers, PSP's and MSO's.

➢ Good level of understanding of the risks inherent in delaing with PSP's, online merchants, acquirers and alternative paymemt methods

➢ Experience with Compliance Catalyst, Comply Advantage, Salesforce, Creditsafe.

➢ AML/Compliance related qualification.

➢ Diligent and committed.

➢ Strong communication skills and ability to take ownership of issues and problem resolution.

➢ Confident and tenacious whilst also being a team player.

➢ A desire and ability to understand processes and suggest improvements and efficiencies.


Payments and FX Firm based in Central London.

Salary & Benefits

Head of AML - 6 figure salary available for the right candidate.

Attractive benefits package on offer.

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

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