Head of Product Compliance
Wise Platform
Posted on 1/9/2024
INACTIVE
Wise

5,001-10,000 employees

International finance transfer service
Company Overview
Wise’s mission is to create a world with money without borders – moving it instantly, transparently, conveniently, and eventually for free. The company is committed to empowering money for people and businesses through their app and website that utilizes a complex engine of currencies and routes that is being designed and built by their teams across cities around the world.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.7B

Founded

2011

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

94%
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
JIRA
Confluence
CategoriesNew
QA & Testing
Requirements
  • ability to prioritize effectively and call-out key areas of improvement and implementation required from a regulatory point of view
  • ability to effectively communicate with Product Managers and Engineers and provide practical, actionable, and value-added recommendations
  • problem-solving attitude, with the ability to use regulation together with data to drive business decisions
  • experience (or interest) in working in a fast-growing environment
  • previous financial regulation advisory role or experience in a compliance/legal department
  • ability to analyze and interpret complex regulatory frameworks and apply them effectively
  • ability to deal with multiple regulatory domains and understand how they interact with one another
  • willingness to travel, as Wise offices are located across different countries
  • legally authorized to work in the UK
Responsibilities
  • empower Product Teams to build compliant by design new products and services
  • ensure that regulatory analysis of new products and services are performed and well-documented, and that related controls are implemented consistently prior to launch
  • collaborate with Regional 1st and 2nd line Compliance teams and Product teams to ensure remediation plans are agreed upon across lines and executed timely
  • advise Product and operational teams on how to interpret regulatory requirements or improve processes to avoid regulatory breaches and/or incidents
  • represent Wise in external meetings with Banking Partners and Regulators, being able to clearly and effectively articulate Wise Platform offer
  • provide input on regulatory-related agreements and clauses, always representing Wise customer-oriented culture while ensuring compliance
  • grow hands-on Fintech knowledge at full speed
  • keep compliance right at the heart of the product development cycle in a fast-moving environment
  • be empowered to identify regulatory issues and take a lead in their remediation
Desired Qualifications
  • experience in building a team from the beginning
  • experience with Confluence, Jira
  • experience working with global teams
  • experience in Correspondent banking