Senior Advisor, Regulatory Compliance (Montréal)

October 01, 2021

(Work place: Montréal)

Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.

Job Level

NV-10As a senior legal and regulatory compliance advisor, you help design, institute and coordinate the compliance framework and enforce related rules. You help ensure that oversight measures such as officer and employee behaviours comply with the organization’s standards. You lead development projects and strategic initiatives that are complex and innovative. Your initiatives require extensive knowledge of your specialty area. You make recommendations on the planning and execution of operationally and conceptually complex projects and initiatives that require comprehensive analysis and understanding of the organization and line of business. Coordination is critical, so you frequently interact with stakeholders working in many other fields. Interpersonal savvy is therefore essential. You serve as specialist advisor and subject matter expert, as well as resource person and coach for decision-making bodies.

General Information on the Position

Main responsibilities

  • Lead specialized development projects, initiatives and activities that significantly impact the entire organization

  • Design, update, implement and monitor complex action plans, programs, solutions and tools requiring comprehensive knowledge of legal and regulatory compliance to balance business needs, requirements and best practices

  • Advise your clients and partners to help them position, plan, develop, execute and monitor strategic projects and initiatives

  • Identify, analyze and diagnose major issues and make recommendations to decision-making bodies

  • Develop and update policies, standards, models and programs to support your unit’s strategic projects and initiatives

  • Offer legal and regulatory compliance programs to internal employees to promote our culture of ethics and compliance

  • Represent your unit before decision-making bodies

  • Represent Desjardins’s position when making agreements with external partners and organizations.

Other working conditions

  • Work place: Montreal or Levis, depending on the candidate's preference

  • Number of job available : 1

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field

  • A minimum of six years of relevant experience

Please note that other combinaisons of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

  • For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required

Desjardins Cross-sector skills

Action oriented, Customer Focus, Differences, Nimble learning

Key competencies for the job

Interpersonal Savvy, Strategic mindset

Work Location

100, rue des Commandeurs Lévis

Trade Union

Non Syndiqué

Unposting Date

2021-10-10

Job Family

Legal Affairs (FG)

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