Western Union Officer, AML Compliance, Hanoi in District 1, Vietnam

Job Title: Officer, AML Compliance, Hanoi

Requisition #: 1900051

We’reseeking an Officer, AML Compliance, based in our Hanoi office . In this role, you will implement and enforce the AML policies, procedures, and programs designed to minimize potential money laundering risk for Western Union and its Representatives (Agents). You will perform within the established strategies of the AML Compliance Department and under the general supervision from senior management. You will carry-out tasks pertinent to Agent Management or Oversight.

Soundinteresting? Here are some specifics

  • Transactionmonitoring and reporting

  • AMLTraining

  • Testingand sampling procedures to assess effectiveness of the Agent’s complianceprogram or in validating Agent’s response to issues raised in risk managementreports

  • Evaluationof the corrective measures implemented by the Agent to address issuesidentifies in reviews and risk management reports

  • Coordinationwith colleagues outside the department

  • Perform othertasks that may be assigned by the AML Manager

What youwill need to succeed

  • At least three years of relevant experience in auditor risk management involving financial services compliance issues relating toanti-money laundering acts, and related laws or regulations.

  • At least two years of experience in anti-moneylaundering and counter terrorist financing compliance, general complianceand/or risk-based compliance

  • Understanding of anti-money laundering regulationswithin the banking/financial services industry

  • Team player

  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of bestpractices in the compliance field

  • Effective communication skills in Chinese andEnglish both orally and in writing

  • Familiarity with Microsoft applications, includingWord, Excel, PowerPoint or other database applications

What willmake you stand out

  • Experience in audit or risk management in afinancial institution, payment services organizations, a regulatory agency OR lawfirm involving financial services compliance issues relating to anti-moneylaundering acts, and related laws or regulations

  • Knowledge of retail or commercial financial productsand services, and operations

  • Keeping abreast of changes in anti-money launderingand regulatory policies

What’s init for you?

  • Competitiveglobal pay and benefits

  • Unparalleledexperience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in theworld, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career

  • Diverse,global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’slike here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better . It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including applicants with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.