Are you interested in playing a key role in realizing our growth as a compliance officer? Do you know how to balance integrity and rapid implementation with high expectations of our sales team? Are you interested in designing structures and processes that make us faster and more robust, and that are understood and accepted?

Then become part of iBanFirst and support us with your experience and passion in the area of ​​compliance and actively participate in shaping a rapidly changing industry. 🚀


🎯  What will be your mission as a Compliance Officer @ iBanFirst? 

As a Compliance Officer, you ensure that our growth is built on a foundation of integrity and sustainable business relationships and that our actions and decisions in all areas meet legal and ethical requirements.

This position includes in particular:

  • Establishing and adapting the processes and guidelines for all locations, as well as regularly training our employees and tracking them to ensure compliance.
  • Continuous review of applicable and relevant guidelines, their application and implementation in the company.
  • Identification of potential risks and examination of potential new customers as part of a suitable due diligence process, regarding money laundering, terrorist financing and other criminal acts.
  • Carrying out regular spot checks to control the KYC and KYT processes.
  • Implementation of internal control measures.
  • Creation of suspicious transaction reports to the relevant authorities (German FIU, CTIF, etc.).
  • Regularly monitoring and updating the iBanFirst risk mapping.
  • Creation of internal and external reports to the relevant authorities
  • Representing the interface between, and working with, the front and middle office on specific issues.
  • Participation in the implementation of cross-departmental regulatory projects.
  • iBanFirst’s Compliance Officers act as a contact for all colleagues, regardless of department or seniority, to provide advice and action as well as instructions!


 🏆 What could guarantee your success for this position?

  • You own a Masters / comparable degree in business law / banking and finance law / political science / international relations / business administration.
  • You ideally justify 3-5 years of experience in a similar position.
  • You have knowledge of AML / TF and PSD2 components.
  • You are fluent in German 🇩🇪 and English  (spoken and written); any other language is an advantage.
  • You can think and work strategically and analytically, and through your communication skills in the company, you can make the need for integrity in our business dealings understandable at all levels.
  • You can apply your relevant specialist knowledge and legal understanding to ensure that all business processes run smoothly and in accordance with the rules. As a compliance officer, you are a key interface between the sales team and management.

 ✨ Joining iBanFirst means that...

  • You will develop your skills in a fast-growing company with a dynamic and international team ( 🌎13 offices in 10 countries)
  • You will join a thriving team of Compliance Officers globally and collaborate with international teams across the organization, including Sales. 
  • You will own various missions and projects in an innovative and rising start-up in a thriving industry (FinTech)
  • You will get a key role and a unique opportunity to shape the future of iBanFirst
  • You will benefit of a detailed onboarding at our HQ in Paris 🇫🇷 and a buddy to help you initially.

And of course we propose:

  • Attractive remuneration, based on your experience and expectations (base salary + bonus) 
  • 30 days holiday 🏝
  • Meal allowance 🍔
  • a remote-friendly work environment🏡  : up to 3 day/ week remote and 2-3 days in our offices (based in the heart of Düsseldorf - 🚇 D-Graf-Adolf-Platz)


  1. Discovery call with Tamina, Talent Acquisition Specialist
  2. Interview with Damien, Chief Compliance Officer
  3. Meeting with 2 compliance officers in order to offer you a 360° image of our work environment
  4. Culture fit call with Mark, Country Manager Germany

 💡 Who are we ?

Founded in 2013, iBanFirst is an international financial services provider offering alternative payment solutions to traditional banking.

Being among FT 1000 Europe's Fastest Growing Companies, iBanFirst is a fintech that developed a banking platform to enable international SMEs to carry out fast, secure and fairly priced multi-currency transactions.

Thanks to iBanFirst, finance teams can send and receive payments in more than 30 currencies and benefit from personalized support to cover their foreign exchange exposure.

Since 2016, iBanFirst has raised 46 million euros and in May 2021, the Californian fund Marlin Equity Partners invested €200M to further accelerate the growth and development of iBanFirst.

Joining iBanFirst is a unique opportunity to develop your skills and evolve quickly in an international company that is at the cutting edge of innovation.


NOTICE no 1 : We are remote friendly; however, in order to fructify social interaction within our teams, we will prioritize applications coming from Düsseldorf or the surrounding area.

NOTICE no. 2 : Please submit your resume in English






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