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Compliance Officer - US Privacy

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Job ID 5527002
Job Description

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At 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. The team focuses on several key risk types, including conduct, credit, financial crimes, information security, interest rate, liquidity, market, model, operational, regulatory compliance, reputation, strategic, and technology risk.

The group provides leadership, enhances communications, assists with problem identification and solutions, and shares best practices. In addition, the group provides an enterprise-wide view of risk, assists management and our Board of Directors in identifying and monitoring risks that may affect multiple lines of business, and takes appropriate action when business activities exceed the risk tolerance of the company.

The Global Privacy Office (GPO) manages the enterprise data privacy and information life cycle management programs and conducts independent risk management activities for Compliance covering all life cycles of data/information risk management: creation, collection, usage, storage, and destruction.  This role will be responsible for supporting the U.S. Privacy Program.

The preferred candidate possesses a working knowledge of U.S. privacy regulations, sufficient industry, operational risk-subject matter expertise, and operational risk experience to be able to interact with multiple and complex lines of business and support functions to critically evaluate programs and controls, exercise credible challenge when appropriate, and facilitate suitable solutions.  The candidate will also have the ability to visualize beyond immediate legal and risk concerns, and be able to identify future or emerging risk events associated with the practices.  The preferred candidate will have experience leading projects, mentoring individuals, executing privacy-related projects independently, as well as developing and executing training.

  • Responsible for supporting U.S. privacy-related strategy and the business activities
  • Serve as a U.S. privacy subject matter expert to ensure compliance to all U.S. privacy regulation and laws in assigned projects and tasks
  • Develop, maintain, and revise of policies, standards  and supporting procedures and guidance documentation
  • Support digital and behavioral advertising, actionable analytics and contextual marketing
  • Support new business, merger, divestiture, and other formal privacy-related risk assessments
  • Develop, support, and deliver privacy training and communications
  • Support U.S. privacy notice processes, including review and business line guidance, as needed
  • Provides guidance and credible challenge to proposed front line programs for compliance with U.S. privacy requirements
  • Partner with privacy leaders and the Legal Department to ensure understanding and compliance with U.S. privacy laws, regulations, and emerging risks and the Information Risk Management policy requirements
  • Assists with change management tasks and projects in light of changes in laws or regulations
  • Stays current on privacy topics and seeks out appropriate training, as necessary

**Please note that posting duration may be shortened based on job seeker volume.**

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of experience in risk management (includes compliance, financial crimes, operational risk, audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, IT systems security, business process management) or 7+ years of financial services industry experience, of which 5+ years must include direct experience in risk management

Desired Qualifications

  • Solid creative and strategic thinking skills
  • Supervisory experience

Other Desired Qualifications
  • IAPP Certification
  • US privacy office or privacy focused experience within a financial institution
  • Bachelor degree and equivalent experience at enterprise level
  • Strong working knowledge of U.S. state and federal privacy laws and regulations particularly financial industry related privacy laws, risk, business process management, or financial services products and operations, of which at least 5 years must include direct experience in privacy oversight, privacy compliance or risk management with a privacy focus (includes audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or risk).
  • Data governance and/or data management experience
  • Strong privacy training and communications experience
  • Project management or consulting experience
  • Influence others into mutually desired outcomes
  • Creative, collaborative, and able to identify roadblocks, envision solutions and work towards resolution
  • Ability to interact with senior management

Job Expectations

  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time

Salary Information

The salary range displayed below is based on a Full-time 40 hour a week schedule.

GA-Atlanta: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
GA-Atlanta: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
NC-Charlotte: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
NC-Charlotte: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
NC-Charlotte: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
NC-Charlotte: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
NC-Charlotte: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
SC-Fort Mill: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
TX-DAL-Downtown Dallas: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
TX-Irving: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
CO-Denver: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
CO-Englewood: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
IA-Des Moines: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
IA-West Des Moines: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
MN-Minneapolis: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
AZ-PHX-Central Phoenix: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
AZ-PHX-Northwest Phoenix: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
AZ-Chandler: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
AZ-Tempe: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
OR-Portland: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
NC-Raleigh: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
UT-Salt Lake City: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
UT-Salt Lake City: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
UT-Salt Lake City: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
TX-San Antonio: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000
MO-Saint Louis: Min: $110,600 Mid: $158,000

Street Address

GA-Atlanta: 3579 Atlanta Ave - Atlanta, GA
GA-Atlanta: 360 Interstate North Pkwy Se - Atlanta, GA
NC-Charlotte: 301 S College St - Charlotte, NC
NC-Charlotte: 301 S Tryon St - Charlotte, NC
NC-Charlotte: 401 S Tryon St - Charlotte, NC
NC-Charlotte: 550 S Tryon St - Charlotte, NC
NC-Charlotte: 1525 W Wt Harris Blvd - Charlotte, NC
SC-Fort Mill: 3480 State View Blvd - Fort Mill, SC
TX-DAL-Downtown Dallas: 1445 Ross Ave - Dallas, TX
TX-Irving: 250 E John Carpenter Freeway - Irving, TX
CO-Denver: 1700 Lincoln St - Denver, CO
CO-Englewood: 9780 S Meridian Blvd - Englewood, CO
IA-Des Moines: 800 Walnut St - Des Moines, IA
IA-West Des Moines: 7001 Westown Pkwy - West Des Moines, IA
MN-Minneapolis: 600 S 4th St - Minneapolis, MN
AZ-PHX-Central Phoenix: 100 W Washington St - Phoenix, AZ
AZ-PHX-Northwest Phoenix: 11601 N Black Canyon Hwy - Phoenix, AZ
AZ-Chandler: 2600 S Price Rd - Chandler, AZ
AZ-Tempe: 1150 W Washington St - Tempe, AZ
OR-Portland: 1300 Sw 5th Ave - Portland, OR
NC-Raleigh: 1100 Corporate Center Dr - Raleigh, NC
UT-Salt Lake City: 1095 E 2100 S - Salt Lake City, UT
UT-Salt Lake City: 1255 E Brickyard Rd 1 Flr - Salt Lake City, UT
UT-Salt Lake City: 260 Charles Lindbergh Dr - Salt Lake City, UT
TX-San Antonio: 4101 Wiseman Blvd - San Antonio, TX
MO-Saint Louis: 1 N Jefferson Ave - Saint Louis, MO


All 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.

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