UBS Financial Services FS FCC Investigations Analyst in Weehawken, New Jersey

Your role:

Do you want to keep criminals from abusing the financial system? Are you someone who likes to do the right thing? Do you know how to maintain independence and objectivity? We are looking for someone like that who can:

  • conduct forensic financial investigations of possible violations of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), USA PATRIOT Act, Money Laundering Crimes, Tax related frauds and determine if a Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) is required

  • conduct forensic financial investigations involving clients or potential clients presenting possible compliance, reputational, and regulatory risks to the Firm

-maintain regular contact with branch personnel to obtain necessary information about customers and account activities

  • communicate effectively in both an oral and written fashion is essential

-balance numerous tasks and competing priorities in a fast paced and demanding environment

-support senior staff in researching and responding to regulatory and related requests

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.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

We are currently expanding our Financial Crime team in the NY/NJ area and are seeking Investigation Analysts who will be working within the C&ORC Financial Crime team. Our role is to assist UBS in the fight against money laundering, fraud, corruption and terrorist financing.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

-a 4 year college degree or international equivalent

-5+ years of AML Investigations experience with a wealth management, broker dealer, retail and/or private bank, and/or correspondent bank or 10+ years of investigative or securities experience at a law firm, regulatory agency, financial institution, major consulting firm or in law enforcement.

-strong experience in drafting / narrating / filing SARs

-experience handling sensitive information with a high degree of discretion with a focus on the maintenance of client privacy

-working knowledge and ability to execute a variety of computer based and proprietary systems to include Oracle, , Data warehouse, LexisNexis, , Internet Explorer, MS Office applications, case management systems, and/or various compliance related and database systems

-Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (ACAMS) / Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) / Certified AML and Fraud Professional (CAFP) is a plus

-experience with planning and implementing AML and broader financial crime case management tools, which interact with monitoring, surveillance, fraud, alerting capabilities in an automated fashion is a plus

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Job Reference #: 158082BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: FS FCC Investigations Analyst

City: Weehawken

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Compliance, Risk