AML Risk Manager (UBS Career Comeback)

  • Competitive
  • Stamford, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS
  • 18 Oct 18

AML Risk Manager (UBS Career Comeback)

Your role
Been out of the workforce for two or more years and ready to come back? Already built a career in financial services (or in a transferable role) and want to take the next step on your career path?

We recognize the added value that experienced talent brings into our workplace. And we also know that it's not always easy to find the right work opportunity after a career break. That's where UBS Career Comeback comes in – to help make the transition back to work a success.

Do you want to have a leadership role in the preventing criminals and terrorists from abusing the financial and legislative systems? Are you the type of person who can lead a team in the development of a program to prevent financial crimes? Are you an individual capable of undertaking a demanding yet rewarding role?

We are looking for someone who can:
- serve as an AML Risk Manager for a specific division, helping the Chief AML Officer to lead, coordinate and execute around the implementation of a comprehensive AML program
- provide expert guidance to senior executives and business managers concerning Financial Crime regulations
- coordinate AML functions across UBS to deliver a comprehensive program to prevent financial crimes

Your team:
You will be working with the Financial Crime team, in the Compliance & Operational Risk function, based in Stamford, CT. The Financial Crime team helps UBS in the fight against money-laundering, fraud, corruption and terrorist financing.

Your expertise:
You have:
- a 4 year college degree or international equivalent
- 8+ years of prior AML compliance or related regulatory experience with a wealth management, broker dealer, retail and/or private bank, and/or correspondent bank or 8+ years of compliance related experience at a law firm, regulatory agency, financial institution, major consulting firm or in law enforcement
- proven recent experience in a senior anti-money laundering compliance role in the securities industry is preferred
- experience handling sensitive information with a high degree of discretion with a focus on the maintenance of client privacy
-Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (ACAMS) / Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) / Certified AML and Fraud Professional (CAFP) is a plus

You are:
- able to interact with, and present to, all levels of management and regulators
- team-oriented with strong interpersonal skills, able to calmly manage conflict and pressure in a demanding, high-volume environment
- flexible, capable of prioritizing based on business demands


What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.