Financial Crime Monitoring VP - Investment Bank - London

Job Title: Financial Crime Monitoring VP - Investment Bank - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH17548_1521570752
Contact Name: Emily Drake
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2018 18:32

Job Description


In contrast to many of its competitors, this Investment Bank is one of a few large global institutions that is benefitting from substantial growth across Europe at the moment, making it a very exciting and interesting time to join.

Headcount has increased significantly over the last 5 years as they continue to take market-share and expand operations into new areas. However, they have taken care to ensure their excellent culture has not been affected; staff satisfaction is something at the top of this Investment Bank's agenda, offering an excellent work life balance, down-to-earth culture and a friendly working environment.


Specifically your responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with Financial Crime Reviews and Monitoring activity across EMEA
  • Engage with key stakeholders within relevant lines of business and with control function team members (senior compliance and financial crime management, audit and operational risk) to effectively plan their Testing activity
  • Perform financial crime reviews within the relevant lines of business and test system and control effectiveness and design
  • Keep all stakeholders updated of the review progress through formal and face to face updates
  • Formally document review activity and raise findings within Financial Crime Compliance reports and following a quality assurance process
  • Identify issues during testing and monitoring activities within Financial Crime Compliance Reports
  • Assist with the creation of risk based Financial Crime Management Information for senior management


To be considered for this job, you will have the following experience:

  • Financial Crime testing, monitoring or assurance experience or financial crime internal audit experience is essential
  • Generalist financial crime and regulatory experience, preferably within a financial crime function is essential
  • Working knowledge of the UK / EMEA regulatory environment and how FCA, PRA and regulatory requirements apply to wholesale banking lines of business
  • General understanding of regulatory rules and best practice is desirable
  • Business awareness -understanding of wholesale banking activities and requirements

If you feel you have the relevant experience for this newly created opportunity then please apply to this advert and send your CV to Emily Drake at Twenty Recruitment.

Twenty Recruitment's Compliance & Governance function are a team of specialist consultants covering Financial Crime Compliance, Regulatory Compliance & Operational Risk mandates, both permanent and temporary, across Financial Services, Technology and Energy.