Head of Compliance

  • Compliance
  • Lithuania, Lithuania

Head of Compliance

Job description

We might not have a "We were born in a garage..." story, but that does not make our history less interesting. In 2017 Rebellion Pay was born out of the need to change the banking experience - simplifying and creating a pleasant banking experience is our main goal. Almost 4 years later, with a huge base of young users, we detect a big interest from a more mature target, mainly millennials. While our product grows, our brand is also evolving, with a strong focus on these new customers.

When Rebellion started, it was only a virtual card and a couple of people. Now, people from all over Europe are using our product to manage their money in a different way. Rebellion is the 1st Spanish neobank that offered a personal IBAN and a physical card with Apple Pay, Google Pay, P2P payments, and access to +14 years old... everything’ mobile.

To join the team we already have in Lithuania we are looking for a Head of Compliance.

You will be working from Vilnius, together with our CFRO, CISO, and Management on a daily basis processes and implementation; and reporting to the CEO.

You will:

  • Understand the scope of compliance that we will need, define and implement,
  • Create, review and implement AML & CTF policies and procedures,
  • Together with the team in Lithuania and Spain set-up transaction monitoring, PEP & Sanction screening systems,
  • Is able to work with outsourcing partners and in setting up compliance systems and modules,
  • Understand and follow regulatory requirements from BoL and other institutions,
  • Monitor AML & CTF activity in Rebellion Fintech Services,
  • Be on top of any new Compliance requirements and implement them to Rebellion Pay,
  • Prepare and conduct AML training across the organization,
  • Prepare fraud prevention processes and assist the team on technical implementations,
  • Represent organization to our regulators, law firms, or any other regulatory bodies,
  • Continuously monitor business risks, mitigate them and report on a quarterly basis to the management board,
  • Work on implementation of processes and procedures required by acquirers, payment processors, and Mastercard,
  • Has potential to lead a team of compliance and AML officers.

Job requirements


  • Proactive. The person doesn’t wait till someone assigns specific tasks, but actively takes on tasks and responsibilities to drive the company forwards,
  • Independent. Is able to work for a period of time without others support,
  • Able to take responsibility. Can make decisions by himself/herself,
  • Understanding the big picture. The person must have a general understanding of how FinTech company is operating
  • Fun!

What you get

  • Career Progression! If you enjoy working in a fast-paced, innovative environment, you'll get on here.
  • Home office-friendly and flexible working hours! We have many roles in our busy lives; family, fitness (some of us), work, study, and community interests. We have a host of flexible working options that are available to everyone here.
  • Seeing your ideas become a reality - being in a small and fast-growing startup means you have plenty of chances to grow with us to the next level.
  • A young and international team of authentic professionals who are passionate about their product. We speak Spanish, English, German, Portuguese, and Lithuanian - you choose!
  • And not less important: Freedom to create and build, Annual Personal Development Budget team building activities,...

Due to COVID, this process will take place online.

We do not sponsor visas.

No recruiters.

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