Job DescriptionAt Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers?? financial needs and help them succeed financially. We??re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you??ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.Corporate Risk helps all Wells Fargo businesses identify and manage risk. We focus on three key risk areas: credit risk, operational risk and market risk. We help our management and Board of Directors identify and monitor risks that may affect multiple lines of business, and take appropriate action when business activities exceed the risk tolerance of the company.Wells Fargo Compliance is the company??s compliance independent risk management function, providing company-wide leadership, standards, support, and independent oversight to ensure that all front-line business groups abide by applicable laws, rules, regulations and regulatory guidance (regulatory requirements), meet compliance responsibilities, and manage compliance risks. Wells Fargo Compliance credibly challenges management decisions, business processes and activities, and evaluates and assesses adherence to applicable regulatory requirements. It provides appropriate analysis, reporting, and escalation to senior management and the Board of Directors, sets minimum standards for the company, and gives advice, guidance, and support for compliance risk management activities across the enterprise.This is an opportunity to join the Wholesale Compliance Governance Team. The organization is part of Compliance and is charged with the general oversight of Wholesale??s testing and review program with focus on the control environment and preparation for various types of planned and unplanned reviews and investigations. It partners with various groups and line of business risk and compliance functions to perform its oversight function effectively. It also partners with the SHRP Administration team in maintenance of the SHRP risk inventory in accordance with Wells Fargo Compliance Program Policy and conducts ongoing monitoring for accuracy and completeness reflective of existing control environment. This Compliance Consultant 4 position will report to the Audit Liaison Manager within Wholesale Compliance and will focus on supporting management and the lines of business in responding effectively to internal and external audits and reviews. He/she will be responsible for coordinating execution of the audit and review processes through implementation of standard practices to monitor, track and report recommendations through the full audit cycle including timely documentation and resolution of identified issues, corrective actions identified for remediation, and issue closeout, as well as the determination of systemic issues. As part of the oversight process, the Audit Liaison Group provides objective analysis, coordinates with the line of business to develop strategy for preparation and response to ongoing reviews. The primary outcome of the liaison work is to prepare for, analyze, and document key work stream requirements and outcomes of the audit process contributing to sound management and governance of compliance oversite and risk mitigation. He/she will focus on cross business analysis of the control environment, quality of data, and documentation of such to ensure adherence to required standards in the areas of major requirement applicability, adequate internal control identification and implementation, and risk mitigation through remediation activities for identified issues.Developing, implementing and monitoring risk-based compliance programs to assure compliance with federal, state, agency, legal and regulatory requirements and provide oversight to a compliance function. Working with complex business units and providing compliance risk expertise and consulting for projects and initiatives with all risk levels to identify and mitigate regulatory risk in business activities. Facilitating of pre-audit activities, coordination with multiple organizational levels to obtain credible challenge and feedback, and coordination of documentation supporting the life-cycle of the audit process in conjunction with the line of business and audit team representatives. Gaining fluency and understanding of key risk issues across Wholesale and ensuring appropriate knowledge of applicability as well as fostering alignment across risk functions, business units, regions, and products to ensure comprehensive understanding of key risks Conducting ongoing quality assurance and/or quality control of data reflecting control environment for accuracy, currency, and applicability Developing and analyzing compliance metrics where appropriate to review for audit outcomes, control effectiveness, and ongoing monitoring of regulatory environment. Assisting with reporting/communication efforts of project or periodic compliance performance reports for senior management, including trend analysis and recommended strategies as required.Team members support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit??s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements. Required Qualifications6+ years of experience in compliance, operational risk management (includes audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or operational risk), or a combination of both; or 6+ years of IT systems security, business process management or financial services industry experience, of which 3+ years must include direct experience in compliance, operational risk management, or a combination of bothDesired QualificationsAdvanced Microsoft Office skillsExcellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skillsStrong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracyAbility to interact with all levels of an organizationKnowledge and understanding of regulatory compliance requirements surrounding the financial services industryKnowledge and understanding of international or global financial servicesStrong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracySolid problem solving skillsA BS/BA degree or higherAbility to work effectively in a team environment and across all organizational levels, where flexibility, collaboration, and adaptability are importantAudit, audit process, and audit plan management experienceAdvanced Microsoft Office skillsAdvanced Microsoft Excel skillsExcellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skillsExperience with Wells Fargo risk systems such as Shared Risk Platform (SHRP), Risk and Control Self-Assessment (RCSA), or Control Risk Analysis System (CRAS+)Process improvement experienceOther Desired Qualifications Strong critical thinking and strategy development skills Strong investigation and problem solving skills Demonstrated ability to work within an evolving environment and function in a team-oriented environment; demonstrated inclusiveness, facilitation, and leadership skills Ability to identify enhancement opportunities and work with technology partners to implement any enhancements Experience working in a large financial institution enterprise environment Experience in multiple areas of compliance risk and risks related to the rules and regulations of the FRB, OCC, SEC, FINRA, CFTC, and/or other federal, state and local laws and regulations Experience with oversight of bank or securities and/or trading compliance programs and compliance risk assessments Experience working with Technology groups to help ensure effective controls Possess and demonstrate compliance expertise at an enterprise level Understanding of key regulatory compliance risk components, including experience driving consistency and quality across all aspects of a risk function Ability to understand and work with data, including creating alignment among various data sources, developing trends, and creating risk-based analytics from multiple information sources Experience in audit, conducting risk assessments, and assessing the adequacy of policies, procedures, processes and controls Strong communication, negotiation, presentation, and collaboration skills, including the ability to negotiate with numerous parties and reach agreeable solutions Proven ability and experience in being able to look at the big picture across a risk program and implement successful strategy and solutions Ability to adapt to changing and competing priorities Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and adherence to strict deadlines in a fast paced environment Ability to work independently and effectively multi-task and successfully work on several unrelated projects at same time Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and experience in articulation of risk both verbally and in writing to various levels of staff and management Ability to synthesize data from a variety of sources and deliver results quickly Ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team within the Wholesale Central Compliance Risk Group and with senior line of business associates and support partners Knowledge of Commercial Real Estate or other complex financing businesses Ability to travel to visit business line offices and/or risk peers Understanding of and experience in one or more Wholesale business linesDisclaimerAll offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. Associated topics: attorney corporate, business, corporate attorney, courtroom, internal, lawyer, legal, legal affairs, legal department, market
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