Compliance Analyst

at Bangor Savings Bank in Bangor, Maine, United States

Job Description

FUNCTION: Supports the Compliance Department in maintaining strategic alignment between the regulatory environment and bank operations. Responsible for supporting the overall execution and administration of the Bank’s Compliance management program. Develops and maintains compliance reporting, analytics, and supports change processes to ensure ongoing compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Provides support for the Risk Management activities of the Bank in a manner that ensures quality and cost efficiency.Reports to the Director of Compliance.


+ Supports the regulatory change process by researching and coordinating with Compliance on consumer and institutional regulations, reviewing regulatory bulletins and other sources of information, staying informed on regulatory trends, identifying changes and keeping abreast of impactful legislation and regulations, both state and federal.

+ Performs analytics on compliance items and the regulatory environment including and not limited to complaint statistics, trends, analysis, and business line quality control data.

+ Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information. Supports departmental reporting functions.

+ Interacts and supports building out the process to function as a compliance liaison who coordinates between business lines to raise and maintain compliance awareness; identify and address risk areas; support a proactive approach toward investigation and resolving potential compliance issues that are identified in quality assurance, quality control, audits or exams.

+ Supports the compliance management program to ensure effectiveness and communicates status and changes to appropriate personal, as needed.

+ Researches and provides assistance and guidance to all employees on less complex compliance inquiries.

+ Provides support and guidance regarding Bank Policy, including maintaining compliance with applicable regulations.

+ Assists in preparing for federal and/or state regulatory compliance examinations. Works with examiners to gather requested information.

+ Assists in preparing for external compliance audits and acts as a resource to research audit findings.

+ Reviews new and revised advertising or product presentations in all mediums for compliance with applicable regulations.

+ Supports compliance strategic initiatives and project initiatives.

+ All other duties as assigned.


+ Interacts harmoniously and effectively with others, focusing upon the attainment of bank goals and objectives through a commitment to teamwork.

+ Banking Compliance exposure, thoroughness, able to work independently, good verbal and written communication skills.

+ Able to build relationships, coordinate, research and report results.

+ Proficient in data analytics using various analytic tools, gathering data and mining for patterns, discrepancies, anomalies, trends and related information.


+ Managing for Results – keeps team accountable for actions, provides resources and support, applies clear and consistent performance standards

+ Adaptability/Flexibility – Adapts to change, is open to new ideas, takes on new challenges, handles pressure, adjusts plans to meet changing needs

+ Initiative – Takes independent action, operates as a pro-active self starter, acts on opportunities, practices self development

+ Integrity/Ethics – Deals with others in a straightforward, honest manner, is accountable for actions, maintains confidentiality, supports company values, conveys news good or bad

+ Interpersonal Skills – Has good listening skills,

+ Coaching Skills – Can provide strong skills coaching feedback to direct reports through regularly scheduled observations.

+ Vision/Values – Supports company mission/values through daily actions and decisions, communicates the Bank’s vision, mission and values to others, incorporates vision when planning

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Requirements: customize to fit the job:

+ High school diploma or equivalent required, college, business or banking professional training helpful.

Physical Demands/Conditions Requirements:

+ General office environment.

+ Moderate lifting (to 35 lbs.) required. Moderate reaching, walking, sitting and standing required.

Equipment Used:

+ General office equipment.

External and internal applications, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential functions (as listed) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by manager.

At Bangor Savings, we understand the importance of continuing to nurture an internal culture of excellence for each of our employees. We offer internal and external training to assist our employees in realizing their career aspirations including internships, lateral training, management training, and tuition reimbursement.

We also offer a unique set of benefits designed to support our employees in living their best life and achieving their goals. Our holistic health and wellness programs allows each employee to customize their approach to well-being. And our pay, rewards, recognition, and incentive programs ensure that they are well-compensated for a job well-done.

At Bangor Savings Bank, the work our employees do each and every day allows us to deliver on our promise to make a difference in the lives of people in New England in a way that really matters.

Bangor Savings Bank provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or any other class protected under state or federal law and affirmatively seeks to advance the principals of equal employment opportunity. In addition, the Bank is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to qualified persons with disability, veterans, and/or disabled veterans. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination, this application will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not imply that the applicant will be employed. This application will remain active for a period of 90 days. If, after such time, you still wish to be considered for employment, you must reapply. Bangor Savings Bank does provide workers compensation coverage for employees injured on the job. It is unlawful in Massachusetts to require or administer a lie detector test as a condition of employment or continued employment. An employer who violates this law shall be subject to criminal penalties and civil liability.

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Job Posting: JC198915141

Posted On: Dec 03, 2021

Updated On: Jan 20, 2022