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Associate of Regulatory Compliance

| Chicago
Why OppLoans?
Strong Growth and Profitability
OppLoans has grown 1,500 percent over the last three years, with 2018 marking the third year in a row we made the Inc. 500. We have originated hundreds of thousands of loans and will surpass $125 million of annual revenue in 2018. In 2019, we’re projected to exceed $200 million, all while maintaining strong profitability.
Customers Love Our Product
OppLoans is committed to delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. Don’t believe us? See what our borrowers are saying on Google and the BBB!
Employees Love Working Here
With a dynamic startup culture and generous benefits, we’ve attracted top talent and boast one of the happiest offices in the country. We were recently named the 3rd fastest-growing startup by Built In Chicago and are looking to hire 100 new employees in 2019. In 2018, Glassdoor named us the 6th best place to work in the nation. Check out our reviews to see why our employees love us!

The Opportunity!

We are looking for an experienced and energetic Associate of Regulatory Compliance to join OppLoans’ expanding and dynamic Compliance Department. This role will report directly to the Director of Regulatory Compliance and the main responsibilities are:
  • Assisting the Director of Regulatory Compliance in implementing our Compliance Management System and Compliance Risk Management Framework.
  • Managing the company’s state licensing process, including applications and regular, ongoing reporting obligations and filings.
  • Managing the company’s audit and examination process, including due diligence requests from third-party auditors and state regulatory examiners.
  • Collecting requested data, communicating with regulators, and managing examinations from beginning to end.
  • Demonstrate functional or proficient working knowledge of the prudential, financial crimes, and consumer lending regulations including but not limited to the Bank Secrecy Act; USA Patriot Act; Equal Credit Opportunity Act; Truth In Lending Act; Fair Lending; Unfair, Deceptive, or Abusive Acts or Practices Act; Servicemembers Civil Relief Act and their implementing Regulations as well as other relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Work in collaboration with Business Compliance Officers and other stakeholders in various phases of examinations and audits, including notification, fieldwork, escalation, reporting and follow-up.
  • Demonstrate ability to exercise judgment in assessing the material significance and relevance of identified findings and recommendations and ensure timely escalation.
  • Develop reports, which are concise, timely and provide value to business and management to continuously improve compliance controls and mitigate risks.
  • Identify, track and communicate supervisory findings and make issue remediation recommendation, and work with responsible owners to address the items on a timely basis; ensure appropriate issue reporting and escalation.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Our Ideal Candidate:
  • Bachelor’s degree required. CRCM certification and/or JD a plus. Paralegal certification also a plus.
  • Relevant experience in regulatory compliance and state regulatory supervision and licensing, preferably in consumer finance or fintech company. Experience at a high-growth start-up is preferred.
  • Experience managing regulatory exams and audits.
  • Experience with the NMLS system.
  • Strong knowledge of consumer financial regulations, including Truth in Lending Act and Regulation Z, Equal Credit Opportunity Act and Regulation B, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, Unfair Deceptive and Abusive Acts or Practices, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, Electronic Funds Transfer Act (Regulation E), Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (ESIGN), NACHA Operating Rules and Guidelines
  • Proficiency in root cause analytics
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Good organizational and follow-up skills
  • Excellent problem resolution skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and meet deadlines with an attention to detail
  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated with the ability to proactively identify issues
  • Proven ability to build strong relationships, working with all levels with both internal and external customers and regulators
  • Ability to work well individually, and in team structure
  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced, high-growth environment and an enthusiasm for learning new areas of law.
  • A passion for improving the lives of consumers through OppLoans products.
  • Humility, integrity and a killer sense of humor; you take your work seriously, but not yourself. 

Competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Subsidized daily lunches
  • Fully stocked kitchen with healthy snacks and drinks
  • Free health insurance (base plan)
  • Free gym membership
  • 401(k) with OppLoans match
  • Flexible paid vacation policy
  • CTA, Metra, and Divvy benefit program
  • Frequent office events (happy hours, massages, game nights, sports leagues, private yoga sessions, catered breakfasts, etc.)
  • Awesome panoramic office view of Millennium Park and Lake Michigan, with rooftop access.
  • Opportunity to attend conferences and courses to keep your mind sharp
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Frequent office events (happy hours, massages, game nights, sports leagues, private yoga sessions, catered breakfasts, etc.)
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OppLoans is located in the heart of downtown Chicago, adjacent to Michigan Avenue and across the street from beautiful Millennium Park.

What are OppLoans Perks + Benefits

OppLoans Benefits Overview

Fully stocked kitchen with healthy snacks & drinks available.
Subsidized daily lunches.
CTA & Metra benefit program.
Free gym membership.
Free shuttle passes to Metra stations.
Casual dress policy.
Discounted Divvy memberships.
401(k) match program.
Free OppLoans apparel.
Competitive salary and benefits package.
Fun, fast-paced work environment.
Employee and peer recognition program.
Dynamic start-up culture and environment.
Ability to make an immediate impact in a growth stage company.
Flexible paid vacation policy.
Free health benefit options.
Intramural sports leagues.
Weekly office events (happy hours, massages, game nights, private yoga sessions, catered
breakfasts, etc.).
Dual monitors and stand-up work stations.
Convenient downtown Chicago office located in the heart of the city.
Awesome panoramic office view of Millennium Park and Lake Michigan, with rooftop access.
Equal opportunity employer.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
OppLoans gym is a state-of-the-art fitness center free to all employees, and provides yoga, kickboxing and pilates classes on site.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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