Anti-Money Laundering, AVP Anti-Money Laundering, AVP …

State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Mar 20
State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Mar 20
State Street Corporation
Anti-Money Laundering, AVP
Who we are looking for
The AML Compliance Officer, designated by the Global Chief AML Officer, is responsible for oversight of a business unit ("BU")'s compliance with State Street Global AML and Sanctions Policies and Procedures. The AML Compliance Officer is part of the broader Business Unit Aligned AML Officer ("BUAMLO") team and is also responsible for overseeing that the BU complies with all applicable AML laws, regulations and supervisory guidance. The BUAMLO team serves as the liaison to the BU to provide subject matter expertise, guidance, oversight and support relative to issues related to bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money laundering and OFAC/Sanctions Compliance.

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining plays an important role in the overall success of the organization. Across the globe, clients rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. To make that happen we need teams like yours to help navigate employees and the organization as a whole. In your role you will strive for cutting-edge solutions, that are straightforward and scalable. You will help us build resilience and execute day to day deliverables at our best.
Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for
As AML Compliance Officer, AVP, you will
  • Be the primarily point of contact for AML Program requirements for a business unit, including BU feedback on requirements and oversight of BU implementation;
  • Assist in coordinating interactions between the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) and Sanctions Compliance, both for routine matters as well as escalated issues;
  • Support the interaction with AML Legal, AML Policy Group, AML Governance, AML Platforms Group, and AML Money Laundering Reporting Officers ("MLROs") (where warranted) for BU support of AML and Sanctions Program;
  • Contribute in identifying, understanding and adhering to any local laws, rules, regulations, and supervisory guidance concerning AML;
  • Aids in assessing the BU AML Standard Operating Procedure ("SOP") to ensure that the procedures and training are in compliance with applicable laws and regulations;
  • Support identifying and understanding BU processes/procedures and their relationship to the BU's AML program as well as the BU's products, services, distribution channels, customer types and geographies;
  • Identify AML / Sanctions training needs for the BU and work with Compliance Training to develop the materials, as warranted

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role
  • Knowledge of AML related laws, regulations and legislative and regulatory processes
  • Ability to develop business relationships, influence and build consensus within the organization
  • Proven interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work independently and adapt quickly in handling multiple/evolving tasks as a result of new engagements and/or re-prioritized deadlines

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • BA or BS Degree preferred
  • 3+ years experience in regulatory oversight, anti-money laundering compliance within the financial services industries
  • Prior AML and Sanctions compliance and risk management experience.
  • Professional certification such as CAMS, RMA, CFE, CPA, CIA, etc.

Additional requirements
This role may require minimal travel annually to State Street locations around the globe.

About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.