Head of AML, Investment Banking

  • HKD1.8mill+
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pure Search Hong Kong , EA Licence No: 12S5954
  • 18 May 18 2018-05-18

Our client is one of the largest bank in Asia, with strong business across investment banking, brokerage services and global markets. They are now looking for a Head of AML of the bank, be responsible for all aspects in AML for HK.

Our client is largest investment banks in Asia,  they are now looking for a Head of AML and MLRO of the bank, be responsible for all aspects in AML for HK.

The Role

As a subject matter expert in AML to be based in HK, this person will be building out a team based in HK, you will be reporting to Chief Compliance Officer, responsible for developing and implementing anti-money laundering policies and procedures for the bank, to execute training strategies to local compliance team, identifying key issues in relation to AML, CTF and economic sanctions. You will also be a key point of contact to regulatory bodies in the region in regards to AML development and strategies.  You will also be expected to make influence to management team as well as local compliance officers for the awareness of the importance of Anti-Money Laundering function across all lines of business for the bank.

Your Profile

The successful candidate will be a degree holder in Law or Accounting, with professional qualification is highly preferable, You will have at least 15 years AML compliance, or with AML working experience in a governmental body, law firm, or financial services company, with solid experience in handling regulators, along with strong project management skills.  You will possess excellent presentation and communication skills (Fluent Cantonese/Mardarin and English is a MUST) and an ability to deal with all levels of an organisation.