Business Risk and Control Associate/ WIM CDD- High Risk Monitoring Consultant


: $84,955.00 - $136,150.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Financial Services - Banking/Investment/Finance

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Job Description

Important Note: During the application process, ensure your contact information (email and phone number) is up to date and upload your current resume when submitting your application for consideration. To participate in some selection activities you will need to respond to an invitation. The invitation can be sent by both email and text message.? In order to receive text message invitations, your profile must include a mobile phone number designated as ?Personal Cell? or ?Cellular? in the contact information of your application.

At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers? financial needs and help them succeed financially. We?re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you?ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

Wealth and Investment Management (WIM) businesses build enduring client relationships through sound, thoughtful and objective advice. We help our clients by developing individualized plans for everything from retirement goals to business succession planning, to family legacy intentions. Services include comprehensive planning and advice, investment management, brokerage, private banking, estate planning strategies, trust, and both individual and institutional retirement.

As the front-line risk management organization for Wealth & Investment Management, WIM Control is accountable for the strategic development, management and oversight of the control environment across WIM?s business lines, implemented through partnership with business and corporate function leaders. As part of WIM Control, WIM Financial Crimes Risk & Control (WIM FCRC) is responsible for ensuring WIM businesses are in compliance with all applicable regulations, laws, and corporate policies related to Anti-Money Laundering, Bank Secrecy Act, International Economic Sanctions, and Anti-Bribery and Corruption. WIM FCRC ensures Financial Crimes controls are effectively designed and executed in line with WIM's risk tolerance.

WIM FCRC has an exciting opportunity to join the WIM High Risk Customer Due Diligence (WIM CDD) team. The WIM CDD High Risk Monitoring Associate will be responsible for performing key aspects of the WIM CDD team?s High Risk Monitoring processes, while delivering sustainable and exceptional service to our internal clients. The High Risk Monitoring Associate will be a subject matter expert on specific and unique high risk client typologies, including industry, geographic, and transactional risk with a focus on Wells Fargo Advisors. Ensuring that all internal Service Level Agreements, standards/policy, regulatory requirements, and expectations associated with the Bank Secrecy Act, USA PATRIOT Act, and Economic Sanctions laws and regulations are met will be critical to the candidate success.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the exiting of customers due to AML/BSA concerns;
  • Researching and responding to referrals related to client and activity concerns;
  • Reviewing monthly ad hoc client activity reports to identify high risk clients and transactional activity;
  • Providing guidance, advice, support and expertise to WIM?s financial crimes program teams and WIM business units on various BSA/AML/OFAC risks and/or trends identified during the execution of day-to-day duties
  • Leading and/or assisting with the execution of ad-hoc projects
  • Maintaining current knowledge of the external regulatory environment and continuously assessing and reporting real and potential impacts and emerging risks to WIM?s businesses

The Associate will work with the WIM CDD staff, other WIM financial crimes functions, lines of business, and other internal groups to proactively identify and implement opportunities for continuous process improvement.? The person in this role must be adept at working in a fast-paced, regularly changing environment where competing priorities are the norm.

Required Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in risk (includes compliance, financial crimes, operational risk, audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, IT systems security, business process management demonstrated through work or military) or 1+ year in the foregoing or financial services industry and a BS/BA degree or higher in business or a related field

Other Desired Qualifications
  • 2+ years of experience in Banking / Securities Industries, Law Enforcement, and/or Federal Regulation in a combination of one or more of the following areas:
  • BSA/AML/OFAC Regulatory Compliance in large, diverse financial institutions;
  • Federal or State Law Enforcement pertaining to White-Collar Crime; or
  • Federal or State Financial Institution Regulatory Oversight pertaining to BSA/AML Compliance
  • Experience/familiarity with common financial crimes applications and WIM systems of record: Actimize, Lexis Nexis, CR2, Dow Jones Risk and Compliance, World Check, CLEAR, CPACS, BETA, ClientLink, Smartstation, Newton, SVP, etc
  • Internal Auditing of BSA/AML/OFAC Programs for large, diverse financial institutions
  • Experience assisting with programs designed to adhere to BSA/AML/OFAC laws and regulations in either a retail / commercial bank or retail brokerage environment
  • Experience in performing financial investigations, activity analysis, and risk analysis
  • Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin, Arabic speaking skills a plus
  • Experience in conducting due diligence and investigative related duties at a large global financial institution.
  • Experience working within a financial crimes / AML role covering brokerage, private banking and wealth management
  • Law enforcement experience focused on money laundering and other financial crimes related investigations
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently with minimal supervision in a structured environment
  • Certified Anti Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) experience

Salary Information

The salary range displayed below is based on a Full-time 40 hour a week schedule.

MN-Minneapolis: Min: $56,800 Mid: $80,000
NC-Charlotte: Min: $56,800 Mid: $80,000
MO-Saint Louis: Min: $56,800 Mid: $80,000


All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

Associated topics: analyst, business, business finance, consult, examiner, government, inspect, monitor, refinement, valuation analyst * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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