Compliance Analyst

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Job Description

American Express in the Nordics is growing and so is the Compliance department – we are looking for a Compliance Officer to join our team

About us

At American Express we recognize that our most valuable asset is our people.  After all, it’s our people who deliver an excellent service to our customers all around the world, and it’s our people who therefore drive our ambition to become the world’s most respected service brand. You will be given continuous coaching and feedback in your work, to get the best chances to succeed in your role. You will be developing into a professional role as well as personally grow in our international and exciting Company.

In the Nordic markets of Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland, American Express operates as both a card issuer and a payments service provider.  American Express in the Nordic region is one of the fastest growing international businesses of American Express world-wide.

We are now looking for another Compliance Officer for our Stockholm-office.

The role

Within the role as Compliance Officer your day to day duties will be very varied as the Nordic Compliance team manage all compliance activity in the Nordic markets.  The team provides advice and consultancy on a range of compliance matters such as consumer protection and fairness, AML, data protection, are involved in new product launches and service changes as well as the implementation of new regulations.  The team also run the annual compliance testing plan and manage the relationships with the local regulators.

As all of the Nordic Compliance team, the Compliance Officer work together with a multitude of other teams across the globe on many centrally managed processes and projects.

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.


Who are you?

We are looking for someone with compliance experience or other relevant background from the payment industry in any of the Nordic markets.  Local financial services regulation and legislative knowledge is beneficial - knowledge of a second Scandinavian language is also a plus.

The successful candidate will have the relevant experience and an inviting, engaging and inspiring personality to fit with the rest of the Nordic Compliance team.

You are offered

You are offered an exciting role in an international company, with the opportunity to develop and grow!

 Why American Express?


There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.

Amex have been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.


We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.


Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.


The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.


ReqID: 19021353
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Jan 15, 2020, 11:49:13 AM