BSA Analyst – To $85K – Philadelphia, PA – Job # 3045

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our bank client is seeking to fill a BSA Analyst role in the Philadelphia, PA area. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the BSA Officer with monitoring the Bank’s BSA program and ensuring adherence to BSA, Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Customer Identification Program (CIP), Customer Due Diligence (CDD) and Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) policies.

The position includes a generous salary of up to $85K and an excellent benefits package. (This is not a remote position).

BSA Analyst responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the BSA Officer in the development, implementation, and maintenance of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) Program for the Bank and affiliates.
  • Initiating Suspicious Activity Report process detected through monitoring; collect documentation required to decide on a Suspicious Activity Report referral; monitor and follow-up on current and continuing reports.
  • Monitoring and reviewing account activity regarding associated risk and to determine potential suspicious activity.
  • Completing Enhanced Due Diligence (EDD) reviews for all high-risk customers identified through risk analysis.
  • Completing behavior reviews within utilizing the Bank’s Anti-Money Laundering software, review activity and take appropriate measures to acknowledge or escalate potentially suspicious activity.
  • Assisting the BSA Officer with gathering Audit & Examination documents and annual system validation and transaction monitoring system tuning.
  • Writing Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) narrative and complete SAR form.
  • Communicating with the retail department to ensure accurate and timely report filing and address any BSA deficiencies.
  • Reviewing 100% OFAC matches.
  • Reviewing for current and new CTR exemptions.
  • Assisting with preparing, maintaining, and updating of manuals, procedures, and training materials.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Three or more years of banking BSA experience.
  • CAMS or CAFP certification, preferred.
  • Verafin system experience, preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of BSA/ AML compliance.
  • Ability to interact with all levels of staff and management.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Computer experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe.

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