1+ months

Director and Senior Counsel, Bank Regulatory and Credit Risk - 49829

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    49829
\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ECompany Overview: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDiscover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company issues the Discover card, America\u0027s cash rewards pioneer, and offers private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit through its direct banking business. It operates the Discover Global Network comprised of Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation\u0027s leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in 190 countries and territories.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDiscover\u0027s vision is to be the leading direct bank and payments partner and its mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more so they achieve a brighter financial future.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. We\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EDescription:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAttorney responsible for providing legal counsel regarding federal and state prudential regulatory issues that may impact Discover. Specific responsibilities include:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAdvising business partners on all prudential bank and bank holding company regulatory matters, including, Regulation Y, Regulation YY, Regulation W and Regulation O\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMonitoring government agency and other sources for applicable legislative and regulatory changes and developments\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalyzing pending federal and state legislation and regulations\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EConsulting with and advising senior business unit management on complex legal issues involving final and proposed Federal Reserve and FDIC rules\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalyzing and advising business clients on new and amended regulations and laws\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPreparation of rule summaries and communicating the information to affected stakeholders across the Company\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EConducting state and federal regulatory research on a wide variety of banking law topics\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProviding regulatory exam advice and support.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EQualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EJD from ABA accredited law school and admission to the Bar\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMinimum of 5 years relevant experience required\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFamiliarity with federal prudential banking regulations\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong oral and written analytic and communication skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent attention to detail and critical thinking\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn-depth knowledge of the agencies that regulate banks and bank holding companies.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E #LI-KB1 \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-07-27 Expires: 2019-12-12

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