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Process Overview* - Sanctions Review team currently performs Sanctions Screening in FircoSoft system for all payments entities, settlements and trade transactions for Asia, EMEA & US at Enterprise level.
All the payments whether manually created on GBS, FPS, or STP and Trade transactions passes through Fircosoft and RLSU filtering channels for sanctions review
Job Description* - Sanctions Review of transactions in conjunction with GES.
• Review the Global Economic Sanctions hits on Fircosoft for Asia Branches (Except India), EMEA Branches (Except Greece) and US
• Investigate the transactions coming in to the queue for additional information required by GES (Global
• Economic Sanctions)
• Monitor the group mailbox
• Investigate the transactions which are rejected for any possible OFAC Sanctions reasons
• Be a subject matter expert and train the new joiners in the team
• Review the Global Economic Sanctions hits on Fircosoft for printed checks (DPS files)
• Escalate the close hits / potential hits to GES or Local Compliance
• Process the transactions from the OFAC queues within the currency cut offs
• Review and Monitor Sanctions Queues across profiles
• Review and Monitor all currency cut offs across branches
• Report any escalations immediately and ensure timely resolution
• Prepare/Review EOD reports across branches and ensure appropriate monitoring of the same
• Prepare monthly process dashboards as per schedule
• Report, monitor and escalate any cut off miss / OTD error and ensure timely resolution & control
• In case of any error on releasing the transaction, take all measures to inform GES proactively
• In case of any error on releasing the transaction, seek help from the branch / Operation teams to recall the funds such that the funds do not reach the beneficiary / beneficiary bank
• Identify and address knowledge gaps in the process across profiles
• Assist and adhere to any audit schedules applicable
• Comply with the CTQ (Critical to Quality)
• Must be fully conversant with Windows based IT systems, eg, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access
Job Location - GGM
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