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Specialist, Compliance & Control

Wroclaw, Poland

Job Description

As a member of the new Anti-Tax Evasion Office (ATEO), the position will coordinate and conduct firm-wide compliance monitoring efforts in relation to the new Tax Evasion Prevention Policy. She / He will assist with all aspects of ATEO, including acting in an advisory capacity, risk assessment oversight and coordination of training and awareness initiatives.

Principal Responsibilities:



  • Responsibility for monitoring of policies and procedures aimed at countering the risk of the company being used to further financial crime, specifically those relating to Anti-Tax Evasion and Anti-Corruption.
  • Ensure monitoring is recorded via the global compliance Monitoring System, with appropriate reporting and follow up of action items raised.
  • In coordination with the ATEO team, conduct additional reviews to test the effectiveness of controls as directed.
  • Track and follow up on action items and recommendations made during the initial tax evasion prevention risk assessment process. Produce regular management information and reports on progression and outstanding items.

Other Responsibilities:

  • In conjunction with other members of the financial crime compliance team, work on revising the tax evasion prevention risk assessment and its integration in to existing risk assessment systems. 
  • Assist with the coordination and development of training initiatives.
  • Provide assistance to the EMEA Group MLRO on ad hoc issues and projects as required.
  • Maintenance of departmental procedures and schedule of annual tasks. Ensure all departmental documentation, including procedures, work lists and projects are up-to-date and properly recorded.
  • Undertake preparation and presentation of agreed MI and KPI data, assisting with the analysis as agreed.
  • Keep abreast of relevant Anti-Corruption and Anti-Tax Evasion regulatory change and industry developments. Support and assist with review and analysis as directed.
  • Provide general support to fellow Financial Crime Compliance Officers and other compliance team members as required.
  • Comply with all corporate policies and procedures within the department;
  • Alert management immediately of any significant changes to business risks and internal controls effectiveness;
  • Notify management immediately of any regulatory breach;
  • Comply with health and safety policies and procedures operating within the business.


  • BA/BS, MBA or professional certification preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of Financial Services rules and regulations.
  • 5-7 years of total work experience preferred. Compliance, AML, KYC, CTF or audit background and/or experience with financial services compliance
  • Preferred background: Combating Financial Crime, Counter Terrorist Financing, Compliance, Anti-Money Laundering, Know Your Customer, Due Diligence or Audit
  • Excellent English oral and written skills; ability to communicate with various level of management
  • The ability to handle stressful situations with internal clients and regulators, while maintaining a professional approach to problem solving. 
  • Ability to effectively deal with senior management as well as, Regulators as required.
  • Excellent organisational skills;
  • Ability to manage and prioritise workload



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BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: Poland-Dolnoslaskie-Wroclaw
Job: Compliance
Internal Jobcode: 85160
Organization: Compliance & Ethics-HR06015
Requisition Number: 1803021