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VIAINVEST is an investment brokerage firm supervised by Latvijas Banka, offering private investors lucrative investment opportunities into securities backed with consumer and business loans from non-banking lenders – VIA SMS Group, its subsidiaries, and related companies.

Founded in 2016, VIAINVEST has attracted more than 32 thousand investors and financed over 350 million EUR. VIAINVEST is a Latvian alternative financial services provider “VIA SMS Group” group company, and the company’s office is located in Riga, Latvia. More info at: www.viainvest.com.

We are looking for a new colleague to join our friendly team and fill the position of Junior AML Specialist

Job Mission:

As a Junior AML specialist you will become a part of VIAINVEST SIA protection against illicit activities and have an opportunity to grow as a specialist in regulatory and compliance matters with prior essence on anti-money laundering. You will be responsible for client transaction monitoring alerts and other know your client policy requirements. You will work closely with other AML department employees to assist with managing risks on everyday routines.

What you will do:
  • Research VIAINVEST clients (private individuals) or potential clients before establishing cooperation
  • Define restrictions and transaction limits based on clients’ investigation
  • Make conclusions on investigation results
  • Monitor customers and their transactions during business relationships
About you:
  • Willingness to work with Client’s information to research their source of funds, adverse media search, and business activity evaluation in accordance with predefined process requirements
  • Proficiency in English and Latvian is a must
  • Analytical thinking, ability to pay attention to details, and to identify non compliances with predefined process requirements
  • Initiative and ability to engage in productive discussions
  • Last year students are welcomed, but keep in mind this is a full time job
  • You get to become part of VIA SMS Group who has been working in the field for nearly 14 years in the fintech world. We feel the teenage years embody our company culture ideally – join us and get a feel of an informal, people-oriented culture
  • You will join a passionate AML professional team with whom you can grow together
  • You have the option to either come to our fancy, sustainable, and eco friendly new office or choose to work from the comfort of your own home
  • Flexible working hours – just don’t be late to any of the meetings!
  • With us, you will be supported and lead by the most competent yet friendly manager with whom together you will weather all storms and emerge on top of challenging situations
  • You will experience working at a global company and all the advantages this has to offer
  • It’s not always rainbows and butterflies around here and we can’t promise you that stressful days are non-existent however, for this reason specifically we have a certified life coach to help get you through
  • Whatever you want to learn to enhance your skills, we’re here to support you
  • From day 1, you become a part of VIA SMS Group’s social life and engage in all kinds of fun & productive team building activities
  • We care about both; your mental and physical health, which is why we offer health insurance after the end of the 3 month probation period
  • A competitive remuneration starting from EUR 1200-1400 gross (before taxes)
We are looking forward to receiving your CV with a reference Junior AML Specialist sent us by e-mail at hr@viasmsgroup.com.

Contact person: Sofija, phone number: +371 66100254


Privacy notice on processing candidates’ personal data

JSC “VIA SMS group” (registration number 40003901472, legal address – Roberta Hirša street 1, Riga, LV-1045) selects personnel for the needs of VIA SMS group’s companies in Latvia (LLC “VIA SMS”, LLC “Viainvest”, Branch of a foreign merchant “ViaConto Sweden AB Latvijas filiāle”).

VIA SMS group together with other group’s companies are joint controllers of the personal data provided by the candidate.

Personal data is processed for recruitment purposes, i.e. to select suitable applicants, and for legal interests insofar as they are related to recruitment. The legal basis for the processing of personal data is taking steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into an employment contract (the actual process of personnel selection), as well as the implementation of the company’s legitimate interests.

Additional information on data processing is available here: https://viasmsgroup.com/careers/.

For matters concerning data processing, contact the data protection officer at dpo@viasmsgroup.com.