KYC Officer - Client Due Diligence (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse Services s.r.o. • Prague

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies, covering the entire value chain of global financial markets.

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group


Field of activity

The KYC team works closely with the clients, the respective Key Account Management functions and group control functions to adhere compliance with the Anti Money Laundering directives and laws that are applicable to the various legal entities of the Deutsche Börse Group. As part of the first line of defense, the KYC team is responsible in defining and executing KYC procedures based on the group-wide compliance policies to prevent money laundering and terrorist financing. The KYC team conducts the KYC (Know Your Customer) assessments at the time of onboarding a customer and periodically during the ongoing business relationship. A risk-based approach is used in order to mitigate the customer compliance risk effectively. As per the KYC requirements, the KYC team collects and maintains up-to-date KYC documents and information for the customer’s business relationships. The KYC team performs the customer risk assessment to evaluate and decide whether the customer fits within the Group Risk Appetite (including from an AML perspective). You will be a part of a team of KYC Officers that are responsible for the execution of KYC requirements across Trading & Clearing. 


Tasks/ Responsibilities

  • Conduct and support regular and initial KYC reviews according to applicable rules and regulations
  • Collect and ensure compliance of customer documentation and information for KYC reviews
  • Collect and maintain KYC contacts to support the due diligence processes
  • Perform the KYC tool related activities, such as case preparations and control plan tasks
  • Support project related activities to ensure the tools support the due diligence processes
  • Support inquiries regarding KYC activities from other stakeholders
  • Support Client & Change Management in the respective business as usual activities


Qualifications/ Required skills

  • University degree in business studies or comparable qualification
  • Knowledge of relevant AML and KYC regulatory requirements
  • 1 to 3 years of practical experience gained in Compliance or KYC function of a financial institution or similar
  • Strong conceptual and methodological skills
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Good integrated thinking skills between business and technology


Additionally, you need to be a team player with good communication skills, highly motivated, highly committed, flexible and good at handling MS Office applications.

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment which makes our employees both feel at ease and reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.

Careers with a future

Whether you are an apprentice, a trainee, a young or experienced professional – with us your career is off to a good start that holds many different paths to develop and reach the next level. Your professional future is in your hands – as a manager, expert or project manager. You can count on our support as well as further education and training measures.

Diversity & Inclusion

We embrace diversity. As the cornerstone of our success, your contribution counts – irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or worldview, disability, age, sexual preference and identity.

Exciting, cutting-edge projects

“Boredom” is a concept unknown to us. With us you are part of a company that is shaping the future and where you can make a difference and actively participate – by supporting companies and start-ups going public, developing trading technologies or designing the cloud infrastructure for a highly regulated environment.

Guiding principles

We at Deutsche Börse create trust in the markets of today and tomorrow. Our collaborative efforts are defined by integrity, responsibility and transparency as well as by mutual respect and appreciation, both within our organisation and externally.

International environment

Our market infrastructures are connected globally: whether in Singapore, London, Chicago, Luxembourg or Dubai – working with us means collaborating with colleagues and teams across 40 locations from more than 100 nations

Security and growth

Our company is experiencing healthy growth, not least due to our diversified business model. As a globally active exchange organiser, we provide market participants with consistently safe infrastructures that stimulate growth along the entire value chain. For you this means: a secure and promising workplace!

Team spirit

Our employees work in great teams and therefore enjoy working with us. This is reflected in our annual employee surveys. No matter how great the challenges posed by the markets might be – we support each other, work together closely to successfully complete projects and face change with a positive, collaborative approach.

Work-life balance

We offer a work environment, in which professional and private life can interact individually. Flexible working time models, allowance for childcare, working remotely, studying alongside your job or part-time models – we give you the opportunity to adapt your job to your life situation.

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