Bank of the West KYC- Remediation Team (Data Steward) in Tempe, Arizona

KYC- Remediation Team (Data Steward)


What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West.

There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of

our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create

a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an

environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers.

Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European

leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world. We offer opportunities

across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for ensuring that the assigned business unit policies, procedures and practices align with Bank of the

West 1st or 2nd line of defense Operation Risks and Compliance requirements. Provides support tasks for continuous

enhancements of the Business Line 1st line of defense set-up. Acts as a resource for Level 1 questions and issues

from the branch network arising from procedures and customer requirements related to the bank's Know Your Customer

program and policies.

Essential Job Functions

  • Partners with the assigned Business Group affected by changing laws, regulations or policies to ensure that appropriate

changes are implemented

  • Supports the assigned Business Group to respond to Regulatory / Audit inquiries and assist with evidence gathering as


  • Identify and report/escalate alerts on issues related to “Know Your Customer” Compliance.

  • Implements established procedures/policies and ensures Business Unit compliance with 1st Line of Defense and BNPP

requirements. Knowledgeable in industry best practices and systems.

  • Maintains current knowledge of related banking activities, operational risk management and regulatory compliance

requirements for financial institutions.

  • Assists in developing and maintaining department policies and procedures in support of the Bank's Integrated

Operational Risk Framework and/or industry best practices.

  • May assist with dispositioning of new accounts in the new customer on boarding process and preparation of new

customer documentation for escalation to the Customer Acceptance Committee.

  • Facilitates communication internally with branches to collect required compliance documentation related to “Know Your

Customer” and High Risk Customer Types.

Other Job Duties

  • Assists with the management of account closure process for KYC Operations.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers

without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer -

Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco

Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Operations

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 038752