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Head of Sanctions - AML Team

fast has been specialised in recruiting for Luxembourg's financial services sector since 1999.

We are looking for a Head of Sanctions to work within the AML team of a Financial Crime Compliance Department.  Our client, who is a major fund administration services provider, private bank and commercial bank here in Luxembourg, is looking for a Sanctions Specialist with a minimum of 8 years of experience in a similar role, ideally with International sanctions exposure. If you have the technical competencies and have change management experience, this is a role for you. 

 Head of Sanctions - AML Team

Your main role:

  • being responsible for the Sanctions operations in Luxembourg
  • point of contact for the regional Sanctions team
  • focussing on overseeing, customer and investor screening
  • providing Sanctions policy advice to the business and compliance colleagues
  • making sure Sanctions policies are properly embedded
  • ensuring that country Sanctions issues and risks are raised, tracked, monitored and appropriate action is taken

 Your profile:

  • BAC+3 in business studies, finance, law or economics
  • a minimum of 8 years of experience in an AML compliance role, specifically with Sanctions experience
  • sound knowledge and practical understanding of International AML and Sanctions in Luxembourg
  • compliance certification is an advantage – ACAMS or equivalent
  • able to lead change
  • you are motivated to provide support to business units in all matters relating to a compliance function
  • you are fluent in English, the working knowledge of other languages may be an asset

Only candidates who are EU nationals or currently hold a valid Luxembourg work permit can be considered for this position

(Ref 1611-9ADV)


Location   Luxembourg
Payment Not disclosed
Category Financial Services, Legal, Investments funds
Terms Permanent, Full-time
Last updated 23/01/2017
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