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Regulatory Change Management Subject Matter Expert [CONTRACT POSITION] - New York, NY

Thomson Reuters Professional & Consulting Services 1/2/2018 3:14:19 PM New York, NY United States of America
Job Description

Primary role:

Train legal professionals in various regulatory, compliance, and policy-mapping issues, especially in the context of the financial services industry. The target audience for training consists of legal professionals with experience in document review and analysis for financial institutions, as well as project management, but little-to-no experience in analyzing internal financial institution policies, regulations, etc.  Thomson Reuters will provide background, training and assessment materials, but the candidate will be expected to develop training materials, as well as assessment materials to determine success, and to serve as an internal escalation point for queries from Thomson Reuters colleagues.  The candidate might also be required to interface with clients in the context of particular regulatory/policy-mapping projects. 

The successful candidate would possess the following:

  • JD preferred, but not required

  • Understanding of regulatory compliance frameworks and how they impact global financial institutions

  • Intimate knowledge of banking taxonomy and structure, including of financial products and services, in the context of global regulatory and compliance regimes

  • Expertise in researching laws of unfamiliar jurisdictions - Searching, exploring and extracting information (both online and otherwise) pertaining to company laws, regulations and procedures of various countries

  • Ability to synthesize / “translate” complicated corporate procedures into easily understandable set of instructions/action items

  • Project management skill, enabling the management and tracking of a potentially large number of regulations, client policies, and deadlines, across multiple jurisdictions

  • Excellent communication and writing skills, including prior experience in client communication

  • High level of analytical & logical skills

This is a 3-month contract position, with potential for extension. Because this is a contractual role, contractors who accept the position will be hired through our contingent workforce management partner, TalentNet. Contractors will not be employees of Thomson Reuters and will receive a W-2.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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New York-New York-United States of America
Req #: JREQ097052
Locations: New York-New York-United States of America
Job Function: Professional & Consulting Services
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