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Senior Compliance Officer (Investigation and Fit & Proper) in Singapore at Great Eastern

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: 000649

The Job


  • Ensure successful completion of assigned investigation cases, from start to end, inclusive of preplanning and wrap up activities;
  • Ensure the fulfilment of the Fit & Proper criteria for New Applicants and Distribution Representatives;
  • Apply risk and control concepts to scenarios encountered and identifies any potential issues; and
  • Report identified issues to Supervisor to ensure any potential concerns are addressed in a timely and effective and appropriate enforcement actions are meted out to Distribution Representatives.



  • Conduct assigned investigations successfully from beginning to end;
  • Ensure investigation conclusions are based on a complete understanding of the issues, circumstances and risk;
  • Obtain and review evidence ensuring investigation conclusions are well-documented;
  • Identify and communicate issues raised, offering recommended solutions relevant to business and risk;
  • Ensure adherence at all times to applicable department and professional standards;
  • Prepare and attend mediation and adjudication sessions at FIDReC;
  • Mete out enforcement actions as warranted based on investigation findings;
  • Prepare management reports related to investigation findings; and
  • Conduct compliance trainings and perform other compliance related function as required.
  • Any other ad hoc duties / projects.


Fit & Proper

  • Assess on the Fit & Proper status of New Applicants and existing Distribution Representatives and proceed with the necessary course of action;
  • Obtain and review evidence ensuring that the assessments are well-documented;
  • Revision of SOP, matrices and guidelines;
  • Monitoring of Distribution Representatives with issues;
  • Review of the Annual Declaration Exercise and preparation of the management report;
  • Perform checks on Fit & Proper records and other related issues for business units;
  • Ensure that Distribution Representatives’ outside engagement are of no conflict;
  • Agent Fraud Monitoring;
  • Reporting statistics and relevant information;
  • FAA related advisory (Fit & Proper) to business units; and
  • Any other ad hoc duties / projects.

Job Requirements

Our Requirements


  • Degree holder in any discipline, preferably with relevant work experience;
  • Prior experience in investigation with Law Enforcement Agency or Compliance Department / Audit function in the Financial Industry;
  • Good knowledge of MAS and FAA rules and regulations and / or sales experience in the Financial Industry would be an advantage;
  • Proficient in MS office applications;
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise whilst maintaining standards and accuracy in deliverables;
  • Strong analytical skills, meticulous, self-motivated and a good problem-solver;
  • Good interpersonal, communication and organisational ability;
  • Proficient in report writing and presentation skills; and
  • Team player


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