Facebook is looking for an Associate General Counsel to join its Compliance Programs Office within the Legal department. The team's mission is to build and manage compliance programs that drive proactive risk mitigation at scale and foster a culture of ethics and compliance.
In this role, you will facilitate and support Facebook's compliance with legal and regulatory requirements by building, maintaining, and improving our risk and controls infrastructure, with a particular focus on third party risk management efforts across the company. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing legal team and to work on novel legal, policy and regulatory issues at the forefront of technology in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is skilled at building rapport and collaborating with a variety of stakeholders, prioritizing effectively, and understanding and assessing risks across different business areas and legal disciplines. You should be passionate about the services we provide and the people that we serve.
Associate General Counsel, Compliance Programs Responsibilities
Advise on and drive development, improvement, and maintenance of third-party risk management controls and associated processes, policies, and documents
Provide compliance expertise and collaborate closely with cross-functional partners to oversee run-state third party risk management processes aimed at mitigating risks related to privacy, data security, political activities, trade compliance, anti-bribery & corruption across all of Facebook's businesses and geographies
Prepare internal stakeholders for and lead on engagements with internal testing and monitoring functions and external assessors examining the sufficiency of compliance program design and operationalization
Drive compliance program remedial efforts identified as a result of internal and external program examination
Undertake special projects and support other compliance program initiatives, as needed
J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one US state bar
8+ years of experience as a practicing attorney, including 2+ years experience in a compliance-related consultancy or legal practice
Experience providing programmatic legal and compliance guidance across a variety of legal issues and risk areas (e.g., privacy, anti-corruption, political activities, trade) to business stakeholders
In-house experience at internet, technology, or telecommunications companies, or experience working for a regulatory agency whose remit is relevant to Facebook’s compliance efforts
Experience with third-party risk management programs
Experience and comfort working with data, including to measure program performance and effectiveness, inform priorities and deliver insights to stakeholders
Experience working with or in support of diverse communities
Experience delivering practical advice under pressure and prioritizing work
Experience collaborating with teams to solve problems