Citi Senior AML Analyst – OFAC in Fort Mill, South Carolina

  • Primary Location: United States,South Carolina,Fort Mill

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Risk Management

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 18071451


About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

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Citi is seeking a Know Your Customer (KYC) Senior Analyst who can successfully contribute to the CBSU customer review process and work cohesively with other staff members throughout Citi, as well as in our other CBSU sister locations. Some of the duties include serving as a primary contact for questions from the other Citi Analysts in the CBSU, reviewing and assisting in determining the root cause of escalated issues and getting them resolved and validated in a timely manner. Lastly, Analyst needs to be able to lead and coordinate in training the other Citi Analysts on all issue resolutions and any impacted procedural changes and serve as a delegate in some tasks typically performed by the team manager, such as running team huddles and disseminating information to the team. Other opportunities are available to work on special projects and assist in project management activities within the CBSU department.

  • The successful candidate will be required to maintain production goals and quality standards while seeking to identify best practices.

  • The selected candidate may also be required to assist the team manager in gathering information for reporting purposes and assist with special projects, along with completing specified tasks from end to end.

  • The selected candidate must maintain a strong level of independence and possess the ability to think quickly on their feet.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are key components to succeed in this role.

  • The selected candidate may assist in the on-boarding and training of new associates, as well as being a mentor to less experienced teammates.

  • The selected candidate must maintain excellent organizational and time management skills with a high focus on attention to detail and accuracy.


  • Minimum 2-5 years of KYC, Financial Crimes, AML Investigations, or Operational Risk experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or equivalent experience

  • Subject matter expertise in AML, EDD and KYC regulatory requirements.

  • Experience in a production and quality - focused environment

  • Demonstrated success articulating and delivering findings on AML high risk behaviors and KYC data

  • High level analytical research and investigative skill set including experience with customer research and transactional analysis

  • High level of analytical skills and problem-solving

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills

  • Strong PC skills (Microsoft Office with emphasis on Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)

  • Advanced written and oral communication skills with the ability to summarize findings and present in a clear concise manner to peers, direct and senior level management

  • Ability to contribute, support, and lead efforts to achieve department/ business unit goals, up to and including recommendations to changes in policy and procedures resulting from review findings, participate in leadership level meetings, and quality assurance review of analyst case work

  • Assist other Senior Level Analysts and management with escalating potential compliance driven risks

  • Supports other Senior Level Analysts and management with additional duties including special projects, time driven deliverables, and High Risk Customer escalations

  • Ability to work independently and use a high level of independent judgment

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of Citibank branch processes and procedures

  • Strong knowledge of Citibank customer and transaction systems ( i.e., CitiKYC, Concierge, On Demand, etc.)

  • CAMS/CFE certification

Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.