Compliance Assurance Sr. Analyst – Operations

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Citi Solutions Center is the main EU banking entity for Citi in EMEA with a presence in 22 European countries. It covers several key business lines including Markets and Securities Services, Treasury and Trade Services, Corporate and Investment Banking, and Consumer, to mention but a few. This is a fantastic opportunity for experienced Auditors who wish to use and further develop their skills in the area of Compliance Assurance. In this role, you will cover the entire audit life cycle with the main focus on Compliance Risk, and will be able to use your auditing experience in a slightly different context while learning new skills and managing the most senior Stakeholders in the Organization. Job purpose: The successful Candidate will serve as a senior compliance risk analyst for Independent Compliance Risk Management (ICRM)’s Assurance team, responsible for assessing compliance risks and controls implemented by the first and second line of defense. The position also entails performing risk assessments of Citi’s compliance risks; performing independent assurance activities (testing and on-going monitoring) to assess the design and effectiveness of key controls designed to address compliance risk; reporting and escalating control issues and any violations of laws or breaches of policy, and validating adequacy of remediation taken to address reported issues. Key responsibilities: Developing, implementing, and executing compliance testing, continuous assurance, and reporting programs within an assigned region in accordance with the Compliance Assurance (CA) Plan. Assisting with development of Compliance Assurance Risk Assessments, Monitoring Monthly, and Quarterly Summaries and development and enhancement of the Compliance Assurance and Internal Audit Methodologies and Standards for auditing, testing, monitoring, and reporting. Participating in the planning, executing, and reporting of compliance assurance reviews and compliance and regulatory issue validation activities for a component of a product line, function, or legal entity within an assigned region in accordance with CA Plan. Executing compliance controls testing, transactional testing, or compliance controls monitoring activities based on the pre-defined testing plan. Documenting findings and report to the Compliance Assurance management team. Utilizing innovative compliance testing solutions including Data Analytics to increase value and reduce costs of compliance-related activities. Developing effective relationships within CA function and with other stakeholders including business and technology process owners, and Internal Audit function. Promoting knowledge sharing and promulgation of best practices across ICRM and the business. Monitoring the risk environment and assesses the emerging risks through the Business Monitoring process. Informing CA management of significant compliance matters that require their attention or action. Key skills and qualifications: Strong testing experience gained through the work in Internal Audit, testing or other assurance type roles. Knowledge of Compliance laws, rules, regulations, risks and typologies Experience with auditing principles including audit planning, risk assessments, development of risks and controls matrices, processes and controls design assessments, controls operating effectiveness testing, transactional testing, and reporting activities. Experience in planning, executing, and reporting on compliance testing reviews and regulatory issue validation activities Extensive global compliance and audit related experience, and strong knowledge of business processes. Exhibit project management, interpersonal, sound decision making, and intuitive thinking skills. Understanding of rules, laws, and regulations, and specific regulatory requirements. Strong interpersonal skills for building strong relationships with stakeholders and engaging teams. Effectiveness in working within a large scale and complex matrix organization is essential. Excellent oral communication and writing skills in interacting with non-executives and executive management and across a number of business lines and control functions. Recommends appropriate and pragmatic solutions to risk and control issues. Applies knowledge of key regulations to influence audit scope. Develops effective line management relationships to ensure strong understanding of the business. Must be a self-starter, flexible, innovative and adaptive Work collaboratively with regional and global partners in other functional units; ability to navigate a complex organization Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) Knowledge in area of focus Education: Bachelor’s degree; experience in compliance, legal or other control-related function in the financial services firm, regulatory organization, or legal/consulting firm, or a combination thereof; experience in area of focus; Advanced degree is a plus. What will you get in return: Opportunity to work in an international, independent role with regional exposure; An enjoyable and challenging learning path, which leads to a deep understanding of Citi’s products and services as well as development of your personal skills. Opportunity to drive significant change within the organization; Competitive social benefits (medical care, Multisport, life insurance, pension plan, holiday allowance, home office and other). At Citi Solutions Center we cooperate with other Citi entities from all over the world.  Working in our organization involves working on international projects, in a culturally diverse and dynamic environment as well as learning top quality organizational culture.   ————————————————- Grade : —————————————————— Time Type : —————————————————— Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Citigroup Inc. and its subsidiaries (“Citi”) invite all qualified interested applicants to apply for career opportunities. If you are a person with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation to use our search tools and/or apply for a career opportunity CLICK HERE . To view the “EEO is the Law” poster CLICK HERE . To view the EEO is the Law Supplement CLICK HERE . To view the EEO Policy Statement CLICK HERE . To view the Pay Transparency Posting CLICK HERE .

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Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.