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MUFG Union Bank Global Financial Crimes Finance Manager - Bilingual (English - Japanese), Vice President in New York, New York


Discover your opportunity with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world (as ranked by S&P Global, April 2018) with total assets of over $2.9 trillion (106.2 (JPY) as of March 30, 2018) and 150,000 colleagues in more than 50 countries. In the U.S., we’re 13,000 strong, working together to positively impact every customer, organization, and community we serve. We achieve this by delivering on our values, putting people first, fostering long-term relationships built on honesty and mutual understanding, and inspiring the best in each other. This is all part of our inclusive, high-performing culture supported by Total Rewards that include our cash balance pension plan. Join a team that’s working to fulfill its vision to be the world’s most trusted financial group.

Job Summary:

Reporting into a Managing Director of Planning Department of Global Financial Crimes Division, this position is responsible for managing GFCD’s budget and expenses by collecting and analyzing data associated with budget/expenses and creating reports on them. The responsibilities also include tasks for enhancing and ensuring the GFCD’s budget management structures. In addition to that, the position is also responsible for preparing necessary documentations and arrangements on GFCD initiatives which need to be reported/socialized or approved in Japan.

Major Responsibilities:

  • As finance manager, you will handle MUFG's Global Financial Crimes Division (GFCD)’s budget and expenses mainly through the following tasks;

  • You will lead initiatives associated with cost-effectiveness, such as expense management and third-party vendor costs.

  • You will work collaboratively to enhance and ensure the integrity of GFCD's budgeting framework; in collaboration with the Risk Finance team, regional offices and Tokyo counterparties.

  • You will initiate and oversee necessary aspects of GFCD projects, including communicating with relevant divisions and crafting reports.

  • You will collect and analyze information on expenses, and create reports reflecting important trends and data. Overall support of the GFCD budget.

  • You will be responsible for successful management of projects associated with GFCD planning.

  • You will identify and report issues associated with the responsibilities above as needed.


  • A Bachelor’s degree. An MBA or Master’s degree is preferred

  • We seek someone who is bilingual (English and Japanese)

  • 5 plus years of experience working in financial institutions; experience in a planning capacity is helpful

  • Basic understanding of Financial Crimes Compliance

  • You will have a collaborative approach and strong communication skills in English and Japanese;

  • You have a high degree of integrity and Carefulness and accurateness in work

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category.

A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions. Additionally, it’s the bank’s policy to only inquire into a candidate’s criminal history after an offer has been made. Federal law prohibits banks from employing individuals who have been convicted of, or received a pretrial diversion for, certain offenses

Job: Risk & Compliance

Primary Location: NEW YORK-New York

Schedule Full Time

Shift Day

Req ID: 10027563-WD