Regions Bank BSA / AML Investigator in Birmingham, Alabama

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Job Description:

At Regions, our Bank Secrecy Act (BSA)/Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Investigator I completes extensive thorough investigations of fraud and other alerts and referrals for suspicious activity.

Primary Responsibilities

•Determines suspicious activity report (SAR) filing requirements

•Recommends SAR or NO-SAR decision for bank filing

•Completes detailed multi-page narratives of investigation findings in the form of a SAR or no SAR memo to file as appropriate, and reviews all cases for completeness and accuracy

•Ensures compliance with approved policies and procedures related to BSA/AML including case documentation

This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards act and is not eligible for overtime pay.


•High school diploma or GED

•Three years related banking industry work experience

• Knowledge of Private Banking, Wire Transfers, BSA/AML, OFAC and FinCEN related laws and regulations

Skills and Competencies

•PC proficient with strong word processing and spreadsheet skills

•Experience with search engines

•Experience with case management systems, databases and similar automation

•Knowledge of the Bank's mainframe systems and applications

•Excellent analytical, oral and written communication skills

•Ability to multi-task and set priorities


•Bachelors degree in a related field

•Previous work experience analyzing customer financial activity

• Previous BSA/AML, fraud, loss prevention, or corporate security investigative experience or experience analyzing customer financial activity for unusual behavior


Birmingham, Alabama


About Regions

At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:

  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.