You know that Compliance is becoming super cool when job descriptions refer to them as “Swat Teams”
A job posting by JP Morgan lists a role seeking aGlobal Head of the Global Financial Crimes SWAT Team.
The ad,Global Head of Global Financial Crimes SWAT Team http://jpmchase.jobs/new-york-ny/global-head-of-global-financial-crimes-swat-team/38102522/job/, seeks … a senior management compliance position responsible for developing and managing a methodology for considering risk-based specialized reviews. Under the direction of the Global or Deputy Head of Global Financial Crimes Compliance, this position is responsible for identifying proactively potential risks/issues in the GFCC Program and implementing controls to mitigate the identified material risks that the GFCC Program faces…
Although admittedly the full ad starts getting wordy and boring you have to agree and admire that calling a unit within Compliance a Swat Team is a big bold move forward for improving and enhancing the role, morale and image of the Compliance Officer.