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Serves as an Equity Derivatives product compliance risk officer for Independent Compliance Risk Management (ICRM) responsible for assisting with internal strategies, policies, procedures, processes, and programs to prevent violations of law, rule, or regulation and design and deliver a risk management framework that maintains risk levels within the firm's risk appetite and protect the franchise. In addition, engages with the ICRM Product and Function coverage teams, in order to partner to develop and apply CRM program solutions that meet the Equity Derivatives business and customer needs in a manner consistent with the Citi program framework. Primary responsibilities include monitoring compliance risk behaviors and providing day-to-day Compliance advice relating to the Equity Derivatives business and guidance on Equity Derivatives related rules/laws and interpretation on internal policies and procedures.
The role will report to a Director Level and primary product ICRM officer for Equity Derivatives located on the Equity Sales and Trading floor in New York City.
Key activities include:
Assisting in the design, development, delivery and maintenance of best-in-class Compliance, programs, policies and practices for ICRM.
Provide global trade subject matter expertise to other regions supporting the Equity Derivatives business.
Conduct certain monitoring functions related to activities of the Equity Derivatives business.
Providing guidance on rules and regulations relating to The Equity Derivatives business and operational issues, as well as, provide transactional approvals and interpretation of internal compliance policies.
Assisting with regulatory inquiries and/or examinations. This may include coordination with regulators and other parties.
Collaborating with other internal areas including: Legal, Business Management, Operations, Technology, Finance, other Control Functions, and In-Business Risk to address compliance issues which may impact the Equity Derivatives business.
Supporting the Equity Derivatives business in performing timely compliance reviews of new products.
Assisting in the development and administration of Compliance training for the Equity Derivatives business.
Researching any new reform rules and rule changes and implementing policies, procedures or other controls necessary to comply with the rules.
Additional duties as assigned.
Required: Bachelor's degree; 5+ years' experience in compliance, legal or other control-related function in the financial services firm, regulatory organization, or legal/consulting firm, or a combination thereof; strong working knowledge of the Equity Derivatives business and the related operations and financial requirements
Preferred: MBA or JD a plus
Knowledge of Compliance laws, rules, regulations, risks and typologies
Must be a self-starter, flexible, innovative and adaptive
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively and with people at all levels of the organization
Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to both work collaboratively and independently; ability to navigate a complex organization
Advanced analytical skills
Ability to both work independently and collaborate with team members
Excellent project management and organizational skills and capability to handle multiple projects at one time
Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Demonstrated knowledge in area of focus
Related certifications desirable
Internal Number: 5052360
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