Financial Crime Compliance Specialist Sensitive Customers 80% - 100% (f/m/d) Bendern (LI)

Full Time (≥ 80%)
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About us

LGT is the largest Private Banking and Asset Management group in the world to be owned by an entrepreneurial family. As the family office of the Princely House of Liechtenstein, we have years of experience in the management of sizeable sums of assets.

Your challenge

  • In the position of Compliance Specialist, you will operate as an expert on issues relating to the prevention of financial crime and all associated risk assessments.
  • Draft risk appetite statements on various financial crime topics, including sensitive countries, politically exposed persons, and sensitive industries.
  • Draft control framework on various financial crime topics such as anti-bribery and corruption and politically exposed persons .
  • Contact person for advice on internal guidelines and independent case processing in the areas of prevention of bribery/corruption, politically exposed persons and clients with increased risks.
  • Your responsibilities include the development, implementation, monitoring and enforcement of a globally applicable program to combat/prevent financial crime.
  • You are familiar with the challenges and solutions in the fight against financial crime and can explain relevant regulatory laws, industry standards of the financial sector and implement them in practice.
  • You train colleagues from business areas that are exposed to an increased risk of corruption and keep management informed of changes in risks arising from external processes related to financial crime.
  • You will be responsible for the preparation of reports, the Group-wide corporate risk assessment and the implementation of independent controls.
  • Your enjoyment of knowledge sharing will be reflected in the sharing of your expertise and will help to further strengthen the bank's risk culture.

Your profile

Your profile:

  • University degree in law, economics or finance
  • At least 5 years of experience in compliance at a private bank or wealth management division
  • Good conceptual and analytical skills 
  • Good coordination and communication skills
  • Reliable, solution-oriented way of working and quick comprehension skills
  • Assertive team player
  • Fluent in German and English

LGT's success is based on its core values, the Group-wide and partnership-based cooperation of entrepreneurial teams and a flat hierarchy with short decision-making paths. LGT's continued growth opens up long-term personal and professional development opportunities in a challenging and dynamic environment.

Help shape LGT and become part of a family – not just a company. We look forward to receiving your application.

We do not accept applications from recruitment agencies for this position.

Benefits at LGT

A great place to work – a great place to have impact: LGT promotes diversity among its employees. We believe that an inclusive and appreciative corporate culture is the driver for a great workplace and provides the opportunity to create a unique and successful team. That's why our employees can also benefit from many additional benefits.

Family & Work:

  • Various flexible work models  
  • Sabbatical 
  • At least 25 days annual leave, depending on age
  • Special paid leave options  
  • Maternity and paternity leave, options for additional parental leave
  • Subsidies for the day care centre "Villa Wirbelwind"

Your Health:

  • Employee health and wellbeing program  
  • Exercise and sports program 
  • Weekly fruit day, healthy meal options 
  • Locker room with showers 
  • Relaxation rooms

Perks & Advantages:

  • Discounts on LGT banking products and services 
  • LGT co-investments 
  • Discounts on health and property insurance 
  • Pension plan with individualized options 
  • Various mobility/e-mobility initiatives  
  • Recognition of major life events 

Growing Together:

  • Internal courses 
  • External courses offered by the Liechtenstein Academy 
  • Support for external training and further education 
  • Coaching and mentoring programs 
  • International assignments 
  • Intrapreneurship program  

Do you feel addressed? Then simply fill out the online application. We look forward to getting to know you.


Sheila Hartmann

Sheila Hartmann

HR Recruiter
LGT Gruppe Holding AG

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