Chief Compliance Officer – Up to $140K – Atlanta, GA – Job # 1836

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our client is seeking to fill a Chief Compliance Officer role to be based in the Atlanta, GA area. This role will be responsible for the development and implementation of the company-wide compliance programs with regards to Financial Services Operations and Regulatory Compliance. They will also provide operational compliance oversight for the changing regulatory environment as it pertains to the financial institution.

The position includes a generous salary of up to $140K and a full benefits program. (This is not a remote position.)

Chief Compliance Officer responsibilities include:

  • Implementing and maintaining compliance policies and procedures for the bank.
  • Working with bank personnel to ensure regulatory requirements are met for existing and proposed bank products and services.
  • Assisting in the development of disclosures and procedures that meet regulatory requirements for new products and services.
  • Developing, maintaining and delivering training modules and working with business units to ensure appropriate regulatory training is conducted for all bank personnel.
  • Serving as the point person for any customer complaints/inquiries that relate to compliance.
  • Coordinating internal audit and regulatory exams, and serving as the liaison between examiners and bank personnel. Ensuring internal audit exam, and preparing bank to pass regulatory exams.
  • Acting as a resource to bank personnel for compliance issues that relate to the bank’s activity including lending, deposits, marketing, and other matters.
  • Chairing the bank’s compliance committee and maintaining records of the meetings.
  • Maintaining and updating knowledge regarding bank regulatory matters.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, finance or related field is preferred.
  • Minimum of seven years’ relevant experience as a senior compliance officer in a banking institution.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Time management skills.
  • Ability to work under deadlines.
  • Excellent leadership skills demonstrated by ownership of issues through their resolution while providing sound guidance to others.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be experienced in making presentations.
  • Must have a good understanding of auditing/examination techniques and knowledge of applicable state and federal banking laws and regulations and of bank services, policies and procedures.

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