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KYC & Onboarding Analyst - Korean Speaking


Join us as an Anti-Money Laundering subject matter expert to help our team engage with clients and stakeholders in a risk compliant manner. We are seeking Korean speaking candidates, to help with on-boarding clients in Asian markets. This role will require you to work  Asian markets time zone.  

You will join a key segregated control function for institutional and corporate businesses built on strong operational risk management and a control culture that is consistent and resilient. As an Anti-Money Laundering (AML) & On-boarding Executive, either on a permanent or contract basis, you will join the Counterparty Lifecycle Management (CLM) Team to perform Know Your Customer (KYC) checks on new and existing customers to fulfill AML regulatory requirements in multiple jurisdictions, with focus on ANZ and Asia.

Your key responsibilities may include liaising with the client as well as front and middle office staff to obtain required KYC and legal documentation prior to set-up, performing and  managing on-boarding and refresh day-to-day priorities, interfacing with different business desks on any customer lifecycle management related query, and forming subject matter expertise allowing you to provide quality control checks for staff who KYC research on new and existing clients, and drive value-add change and initiatives to our stakeholders. Your risk management roles will involve screening entity names against sanctions, assessing adverse news and politically exposed persons and escalating red flags and due diligence findings to Financial Crimes Compliance, and maintain customer data and documents in the customer database. Ultimately, you will perform a range of client and business-facing functions and internal KYC operational processes, whilst maintaining a risk mindset.

You will be enthusiastic, flexible and able to demonstrate initiative in a challenging, and varied role. You will also have a high level of attention to detail and be able to demonstrate organisation and prioritisation skills to manage multiple tasks at the same time.

Apply using the links below if you are highly-motivated and inclined to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: TST-970204
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Junior, Operations
Recruiter: Tatiana Stepanova
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