JPMorgan Chase Compliance Operations - Wholesale Alert Analyst in Newark, Delaware
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ .
The Chief Administrative Office Operations team supports compliance, and manages and maintains reference data to ensure that our customers, employees, and lines of business are in adherence with firm standards and required regulations.
Our mission is to improve the quality of reference data used across the organization and provide compliance operational support across the firm’s global businesses and functions. We are driving a culture of quality and continuous improvement toward the best outcome for client experience, our colleagues and JPMorgan Chase. We do the right thing, even when it’s not the easy thing.
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Alert Operations is tasked with the establishment, management and oversight of operational groups performing Level 1 Alert Dispositions, New Alert Channel implementations, Line of Business (LOB) escalations and UAT for the new strategic transaction monitoring system (Mantas) and Operations recruiting office.
The Alert Analysis team provides the AML Investigations unit with an initial formal assessment of potential Money Laundering (ML), Terrorist Financing (TF) and other nefarious activity based on system and manually sourced alerts, consistent with global standards.
Successful Alert Analyst candidates possess strong processing and analytical skills; the ability to work independently, take initiative and adapt to change. In addition, successful candidates are quick learners that will be able to readily understand banking and AML concepts and issues, exercise sound judgment, and observe the highest degree of confidentiality in the handling information received in connection with their responsibilities.
Perform intake controls to ensure all alerts are logged and assigned in a timely manner
Collect and document data, including alert, investigation, or Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) history; Know Your Customer (KYC) information; relevant account and transaction data; plus any other required information to assist the investigation
Review and analyze underlying data gathered to assess reasonable cause to escalate an alert to Investigations or to clear the alert
Disposition and fully document all alerts, including supporting data, analysis and rationale for disposition, within the case management system in a timely manner
Build relationships with AML Investigations units, effectively communicating and transferring information for case investigations
Conduct periodic internal account / customer reviews to identify potentially suspicious activity
Function as a key contributor and demonstrate knowledge of AML issues as well as broader functional knowledge
Participate in individual and department goal development and execute on tactical strategies for goal attainment
This position is anticipated to require the use of one or more High Security Access (HSA) systems. Users of these systems are subject to enhanced screening which includes both criminal and credit background checks, and/or other enhanced screening at the time of accepting the position and on an annual basis thereafter. The enhanced screening will need to be successfully completed prior to commencing employment or assignment.
Previous experience in AML, compliance or related position preferred, or relevant course work in criminology, law, logic as well as auditing and other business courses
Self-starter, capable of working under minimum supervision
Adept at multi-tasking and meeting deadlines in high-pressure environment
Results oriented team player
Strong problem solving ability
Exceptional research and analytical skills with the ability to analyze large amounts of data, decipher higher risk attributes (transactional, geographical, product, customer type, etc.) and disposition appropriately
Strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Excel proficiency with VLOOKUP and running macros
Strong documentation skills to clearly articulate alert disposition
Adherence to controls and standards
JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.