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Vice President / Director - Sr Operations Control Manager - AML On-Boarding

Singapore, , Singapore

Job Description:

At Bank of America, we are guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better through the power of every connection. Responsible Growth is how we run our company and how we deliver for our clients, teammates, communities and shareholders every day.

One of the keys to driving Responsible Growth is being a great place to work for our teammates around the world. We’re devoted to being a diverse and inclusive workplace for everyone. We hire individuals with a broad range of backgrounds and experiences and invest heavily in our teammates and their families by offering competitive benefits to support their physical, emotional, and financial well-being.

Bank of America believes both in the importance of working together and offering flexibility to our employees. We use a multi-faceted approach for flexibility, depending on the various roles in our organization.

Working at Bank of America will give you a great career with opportunities to learn, grow and make an impact, along with the power to make a difference. Join us!

Job Description:

Manages a major AML operations segment responsible for AML onboarding process delivery for Global Banking and Global Markets LOB. Functions managed are typically complex, directed by internal bank policies and require adherence to regulatory and compliance requirements which can involve high $ penalties and fines for non-compliance. Executes against regulatory, BSA/anti-money laundering, and economic sanctions compliance practices relevant to the manager's area of responsibility. Develops a positive and trusting relationship with key business leaders in FLU and compliance and demonstrates a strong combination of leadership skills, AML/KYC knowledge and strategic thinking. As guided by executive leadership, develops and maintains relationships with counterparts in other financial institutions, associations and regulatory officials ensuring proper communication of compliance of company and regulatory policies relevant to the manager's specific area of responsibility. Supports accountability for compliance elements of the Risk Framework, maintaining appropriate oversight of operations and vendor performance. Maintains the culture of compliance and supports the identification, escalation and timely mitigation of compliance risks. Applies knowledge and expertise to influence business managers and peers to ensure enforcement of compliance programs, balancing operational strategy within area of responsibility. May lead/coach projects or be involved in a variety of larger LOB projects. Responsible for budget/expense management, reporting and forecasting for Ares managed. Awareness of Six Sigma/Lean practices and change management preferred. Directly manages 4-8 employees that are typically subordinate supervisors or exempt specialists. Scope of management typically has 10-50 associates that may cover multiple shift/sites. Bachelor's degree or 8-10 years of Operations/compliance experience preferred, including 6-10 years supervisory experience.


  • Strong Leadership skills and proven track record of leading operations teams
  • Strong knowledge of AML/KYC requirements or Economic Sanctions laws
  • Ability to work accurately to tight deadlines in a demanding environment.
  •  Customer and Client Focus
  • Interpret Relevant Laws, Rules, and Regulations
  • Oral Communications
  • Quality Assurance
  • Decision Making
  • Drives Engagement
  • Influence
  • Performance Management
  • Relationship Building
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Collaboration
  • Critical Thinking
  • Innovative Thinking
  • Problem Solving
  • Familiarity with global banking and global markets products would be an advantage

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2 HARBOURFRONT PLACE, #02-01, Singapore, 098499