Saxo Bank

KYC Analyst

Saxo Bank onboards clients from across the Globe and in our efforts to combat money laundering, terrorist financing and financial crime, we are now looking for an experienced and practical KYC Analyst. You will become a part of our Corporate and Institutional onboarding team and refer to our Team Lead in Copenhagen.

As our new colleague, you will be working with a wide variety of tasks within the financial crime and anti-money laundering area. It is important that you are able to communicate broadly, and you are able to make regulatory requirements understandable and operational to the organization. As Saxo Bank is an international organization with global subsidiaries it is important to have a global mindset.


Your responsibilities

  • Performing the Due Diligence (DD) and KYC for complex clients according to our risk matrix
  • Participate in the development and implementation of continuous improvement of the control environment, policies and procedures, and delivering a superior client experience
  • Ensuring compliance with AML policies and procedures
  • Act as a “go to expert” within the team as well as for key stakeholders
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Solid root cause analysis of issues presented to avoid reoccurrence in the future


Your qualifications

  • You have a strong DD/KYC background and have good knowledge of AML laws and regulations and FATCA/CRS validation or legal background to understand the documentation requirements from a client onboarding perspective
  • You have strong interpersonal skills, comfortable liaising with clients and colleagues globally
  • You are a strong team player and thrive working in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience from working with onboarding on multiple legal jurisdictions and client risk types is an advantage
  • Advanced experienced with the Office-package would be considered an advantage
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills is a must


As a person you are

Positive and diligent, with the ability to prioritize and manage significant workload, whilst achieving targets. You are detail oriented, have strong analytical skills and willingness to go the extra mile to deliver excellence in the client experience. In addition to this, you are outgoing and not afraid of approaching your colleagues around the organization if needed.

We offer

First and foremost, we offer more than just a job; being an employee in Saxo Bank is an opportunity to invest in your future. You will become part of a dynamic and very ambitious team with truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you grow personally and professionally.

How to apply

Click on the apply button above to apply. We regularly call for interviews.
We look forward to getting to know you better!


About Saxo Bank

Saxo Bank offers several award-winning online platforms and APIs to retail and institutional traders and investors globally. We offer execution across a wide range of assets including Stocks, ETFs, CFDs, Forex, Options, Futures, Funds, Warrants, Turbos and Bonds, all from a single consolidated account as well as a full suite of back-office services.

Saxo Bank is currently developing a brand-new platform for our retail investor clients (internal working title for Platform is Saxo Investor Plus). The platform will be in responsive design and we have a version for mobile, tablet and web. We are looking for experienced Platform Manager to take on the functional ownership of the platform. You will join a highly skilled, ambitious and hands on platform management team, with overall ownership of Saxo Bank’s client facing platforms.

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Jacob Christian Andersen

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