Chief Compliance Officer

Job Title: Chief Compliance Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco County, California
Salary: US$100000 - US$170000 per annum + Equity
Reference: HQ00069276_1519401321
Contact Name: Adam Butler
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 23, 2018 15:55

Job Description

Chief Compliance Officer - Up to $170k Base + Equity, San Francisco

An exciting Cryptocurrency start up is looking to make a key hire within their business. Their product gives real-world assets the legal and digital security that allows them to be transfered into digital currency. This is an early stage start-up which is being funded by a number of start up incubator funds that have already produced a number of firms with valuations above $100m. already partner with a number of banks and are expanding into other areas of crypto currency with the goal of enabling trust and security with every crypto currency transaction.

Your role will be to lead compliance for their product and commercial partnerships. You will take a hands-on approach in assessing and resolving any compliance or risk issues early in the product development lifecycle, create scalable and streamlined processes supporting a fast-paced working environment, and be responsible for providing guidance on federal and state banking regulations and their associated impact on the business operations.

As an early hire, you'll have broad ownership and will help define our culture as a company. You will have prioritization of strategic decision making and long-term value creation, amidst a noisy industry and will develop an inside view in the evolving blockchain industry and connections to the SF crypto startup ecosystem.

- You have industry experience with risk & compliance-related matters at a federally regulated bank, FinTech, or other financial institution subject to risk, regulatory, and compliance monitoring.
- You have advanced knowledge of compliance laws and regulations.
- You are experienced with the development and operational implementation of risk and compliance policies, programs, and procedures, including regulatory risk assessments.

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