Ankura Associate (Conflict Analyst) – Client Intake & Conflict Management (Remote) in Arizona
Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and growth.
This position supports the Conflict Management team, within the Ankura Business Systems organization.
The Associate - Client Intake & Conflict Management will be responsible for supporting Ankura’s client intake process. This position will perform research, entity validation and risk assessment for clients under the direction of the firm’s Executive Director of Conflict Management. This position requires a high level of critical thinking to ensure potential risk is properly identified in accordance with the firm’s policies and strategies.
This position can be remote from an area near any Ankura office in the US.
Working Hours:11AM - 8PM Eastern Time/10AM Central Time - 7PM Central Time/9AM Mountain Time - 6PM Mountain Time/8AM Pacific Time- 5PM Pacific Time
Ensure sufficient information is gathered to perform a conflict of interest analysis, which may involve discussions with senior staff and independent research through external sources, including Pacer and others, as needed.
Perform analysis via conflicts analytics took, using policies and procedures as guidance in issue identification and resolution.
Identify and summarize all potential conflict of interest issues for resolution with the team supervisor.
Draft agreements for and maintain ethical walls, where appropriate.
Maintain conflict database, ensuring all data is accurate through quality control reviews.
Other duties as requested.
Skills / Abilities
Ability to identify and analyze complex issues (critical thinking)
Strong research skills
Effective written and verbal communications skills
Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
Ability to multi-task and work with limited supervision
General understanding of the legal and/or business consulting industries preferred
General understanding of conflict of interest and new client intake principles preferred
Fundamental knowledge of Miscrosoft suite of products (Word, Excel, Outlook, Acrobat)
Experience with IntaApp Open, similar conflict software, or Boolean search logic preferred
Relevant Experience and Education
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Prior experience in client intake, AML, conflict analysis or the legal field.
Ankura is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other legally protected status.
Ankura Consulting Group, LLC is an independent global expert services and advisory firm that delivers services and end-to-end solutions to help clients at critical inflection points related to change, risk, disputes, finance, performance, distress, and transformation. The Ankura team consists of more than 1,500 professionals in more than 30 offices globally who are leaders in their respective fields and areas of expertise. Collaborative lateral thinking, hard-earned experience, expertise, and multidisciplinary capabilities drive results and Ankura is unrivaled in its ability to assist clients to Protect, Create, and Recover Value . For more information, please visit: http://www.ankura.com