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Job Posting Title AML Principal, Financial Crime Compliance

AIA Singapore Private Limited Singapore
Posted 3 hours ago Permanent Competitive
FIND YOUR 'BETTER' AT AIA

We don't simply believe in being 'The Best'. We believe in better - because there's no limit to how far 'better' can take us.

We believe in empowering every one of our people to find their 'better' - in the work they do, the career they build, the life they live and the difference they make. So that together we can support even more people - including our own - to live Healthier, Longer, Better Lives.

If you believe in better, we'd love to hear from you.

About the Role

Drive and manage the implementation of AML related projects / systems.

Support the FCC team to facilitate regular AML/CFT advice to relevant internal partners.

Provide support to Group and other BUs on AML/CFT system related initiatives, when needed.

Design and develop data analytics initiatives to provide enhanced insight to support early detections of control gaps, risk surveillance and prevention, quality assurance and periodic management reporting.


  • Participate and drive AML related projects. This includes implementation of automation / technology transformation/ AI initiatives in FCC.
  • Manage and cooperate with IT for all systems UATs related activities, defect resolutions and system enhancement / upgrade requirements.
  • Act as the contact person for projects cascaded from Group Compliance. Provide guidance / show case AIAS' pilot projects to other AIA business units where required.
  • Lead organisational change and work with impacted partners to implement / adopt new or revised work processes.
  • Communicate relevant AML business requirements and partner with internal associates to ensure project results are met.
  • Manage and work with Tech team on the administration of the AML Nice Actimize screening system, DDIQ & DJWL.
  • Work with IT to perform the required annual data feed reconciliations exercise for the NA screening system.
  • Liaise with Client Advisers and other contributors for any suspicious transactions Undertake AML related investigations Assist the AML team in diverse tasks including inspection and internal/external audits on the AML. Provision of advice and guidance to the Business and Support functions with respect to client due diligence queries, AML , relevant internal policies and local laws; Providing guidance on all client identification requirements for their specific business line. Conducting enhanced due diligence reviews of high-risk client and PEPs for their specific business line. Drafting suspicious activity reports for their specific business line
  • Formulate and follow through implementation of remediation action plans that are necessary to support closure of internal and external audit observations, on a timely basis.
  • Provision of AML/CFT related advice or feedback to relevant customers.
  • Carry out ad-hoc tasks, projects or initiatives assigned by HOD or supervisor.

Experience
  • At least 10 - 12 years direct working experience in the financial industry, preferable from the insurance or banking or internal / external audit.
  • Solid domain knowledge and understanding of the AML/CTF regulatory requirements (such as MAS Notice 314), AML/CFT control processes and various sanctions rules (such as those from UNSC, OFAC, EU, HKMA).
  • Proven track records in implementing/ supporting AML/CFT control automation processes and screening systems within the insurance / financial services industry
Education
  • Bachelor Degree in Finance / Business / Information Technology or any related field.
Certifications/licenses
  • Compliance related certifications preferred, such as CAMS, ICA (Certificate/ International Advanced Certificate/ International Advanced Diploma) in AML, ICA Professional Postgraduate Diploma in FCC.
  • Insurance knowledge such as CMFAS M5, M9, M9A and HI is an added advantage.
Special Skills and Qualities
  • Strong knowledge and experience in the use of data analytics or automation tools (such as Tableau, Python, RPA, SQL, Excel) to support the financial crime compliance /AML function.
  • Solid experience in managing AML related projects.
  • Able to engage and influence relevant stakeholders and senior management to achieve the desired outcome.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellence verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team player, meticulous and attention to details, able to multitask and take on high volume of workload
  • Diligence in delivering quality works and strong commitment to meeting timeline

Believe in better with AIA. If you work at AIA, you play an important part in this movement. Which is why we give you every opportunity to learn, grow and shape your career - your way! Apply now!

Build a career with us as we help our customers and the community live Healthier, Longer, Better Lives.

You must provide all requested information, including Personal Data, to be considered for this career opportunity. Failure to provide such information may influence the processing and outcome of your application. You are responsible for ensuring that the information you submit is accurate and up-to-date.
Job ID  JR-48938
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AIA Group Limited and its subsidiaries (collectively “AIA” or the “Group”) comprise the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance g...
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