KYC Officer - International Bank (Fresh grads welcome!)

Hong Kong Island Permanent
  • Rewarding opportunity in a dynamic industry
  • International working environment

About Our Client

Our Client is a Top Asian bank, and they are looking for a KYC Officer to handle CDD for new client onboarding, documentation checking, and AML and sanction risk assessment. They have a global network of more than 500 offices in 19 countries serving about 5 million customers.

Job Description

  • Responsible for Customer Due Diligence (CDD) for new client onboarding, ongoing review and trigger event, including but not limit to documentation checking and AML and sanction risk assessment
  • Collaborate with with BU, Compliance and other key stakeholders relating to new client onboarding, ongoing and trigger event KYC review
  • Track and liaise with the relevant counterparties on outstanding/ incomplete CDD documents. Escalate and seek approvals as per Group policies and procedure
  • Other duties to be assigned by the management

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree with major in Business, Finance or relevant discipline
  • 1-2 years of banking experience in AML/KYC review, with 1 year in checker role is an advantage. Fresh graduates are welcomed too
  • Good knowledge in end-to-end KYC review, including AML / sanction risk assessment, CDD documentation check, name screening, FATCA and CRS documents checking, etc.
  • Experience in AAMLP, name screening via Detica or World Check is an advantage

What's on Offer

  • Rewarding opportunity in a dynamic industry
  • International working environment
  • Medical benefits and 12 days of AL
Contact
Oso Rhee
Quote job ref
JN-082022-5718267
Phone number
+852 3602 2483

Job summary

Function
Banking & Financial Services
Specialisation
Compliance & Legal
Industry
Financial Services
Location
Hong Kong Island
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Oso Rhee
Consultant contact
+852 3602 2483
Job Reference
JN-082022-5718267

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