Analyst - Compliance Operations

Compliance – Compliance Operations /
Full-time /
Nium, the Leader in Real-Time Global Payments 
At Nium, we operate at the intersection of an increasingly interconnected world, where the traditional finance industry has been disrupted, and on-demand is in demand. Our payments infrastructure is leading a transformation in payments, enabling anyone, anywhere to make and receive payments instantly, regardless of the location or currency. We currently support: 
-Regulatory Licenses and Authorizations in 40+ Countries, enabling seamless onboarding, rapid integration, and compliance
-190+ Pay Out Markets – 100+ in real time
-35+ Pay In Markets
-30+ Card Issuance Markets
-100+ Supported Currencies 
Today, Nium is the leader in real-time global payments and the fastest way to send money across borders. We are co-headquartered in San Francisco and Singapore, with regional offices in Australia, Brazil, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Lithuania, London, Malaysia, Malta, Netherlands, and UAE. 

The Team You Will Join  

At the heart of our commitment to excellence is our dedicated Compliance Team, specifically tailored to  onboarding new merchants. The compliance operations team plays a pivotal role in ensuring that Nium's operations adhere to the highest regulatory standards, guaranteeing a secure and compliant onboarding experience for our clients.

Our Compliance Team is comprised of professionals with a deep understanding of global financial regulations, enabling them to navigate the complexities of the payments industry with finesse and precision. Joining Nium's Compliance Team means being part of a dynamic and forward-thinking group that actively contributes to shaping the future of financial services.

As we continue to expand our footprint globally, we seek individuals who are passionate about compliance, possess a keen eye for detail, and are driven to maintain the highest standards of integrity.

What would a day @Nium look like?

    • Client approval- Conducting necessary KYB, Sanction and PEP checks, Risk assessments and compiling a program overview for all our corporate clients;
    • Periodic reviews on clients;
    • Transaction Monitoring – Following daily transaction monitoring procedures;
    • Assist in training all employees in AML, ABC and Whistle-blowing;
    • Assisting in investigations;
    • Assisting with induction training of new employees;
    • Assisting in drafting of policies;
    • Assist in reviewing and updating of internal procedures;
    • Assisting with internal and external audits;
    • Assisting with internal and external reporting;
    • Assisting on RFI and BAU tasks;
    • To follow company policies relating to SAR review and submission. 

Which Skills & Experiences will make you successful?

    • Some knowledge of EU AML regulations (a focus on Maltese and/or UK regulations would be considered an asset);
    • Skilled in data analysis, particularly of Excel lists;
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills are required;
    • 1+ years’ experience in a Compliance/AML role;
    • Ability to work effectively and diligently on own initiative and within a team environment;
    • Excellent attention to detail;
    • Ability to think outside the box;
    • Internet savvy and highly conversant with search engines and advanced search techniques.
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What we offer at Nium  
We Value Performance: Through competitive salaries, performance bonuses, uncapped sales commissions and robust performance reviews, we ensure that all employees are rewarded and incentivized for their hard work. 
We Care for Our Employees: The wellness of Nium’ers is our #1 priority. In addition to many other benefits, we offer medical coverage, 24/7 employee assistance program, generous time off policies, and a year-end shut down. We also provide a hybrid working environment (3 days per week in the office). 
We Upskill Ourselves: We are curious, always want to learn more and upskill ourselves. As well as role-specific training, we also offer a global learning stipend. 
We Constantly Innovate: Nium continues to be globally recognized for its constant innovations, growth, and employee-centric mindset since our inception: 
-2022 Great Place To Work Certification
-2023 CB Insights Fintech 100 List of Most Promising Fintech Companies
We Celebrate Together: Work is also about having fun with your colleagues and forging deep relationships. We host company-wide social events onsite and virtually, provide team morale budget and bonding activities, happy hours, team offsites, and much more!  
We Thrive with Diversity: Across 33 nationalities and 18+ countries, our diverse and multicultural team embodies our commitment to a safe and welcoming environment for everyone.  
What it’s like to be a Nium'er 
At Nium we center our way of work around 3 core values globally: 
#KeepItSimple: We cut through complexity, simplify at speed and operate with scale in mind. 
#MakeItBetter: We build innovative solutions that make our customers' lives better. 
#WinItTogether: We win in this competitive market by collaborating as one team. 

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