Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) - Fintech - New York

Job Title: Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) - Fintech - New York
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: US$200000.00 - US$300000.00 per year + Equity + Bonus
Reference: BBBH17389_1518441784
Contact Name: Ben Ellison
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2018 13:23

Job Description

Unique career opportunity for a senior compliance professional (Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) level hire) with substantial financial markets/digital currency experience to join an innovative fast-growth FinTech firm in NYC or Chicago looking to develop a cryptocurrency clearing house. Position reports into the CEO.

The role:

  • Management, control and oversight of compliance activities, including regulatory
    notifications within US (and other jurisdictions where the Clearing business is, or is expected
    to be, undertaken)
  • Ensure the ongoing strength, efficiency and integrity of the company's relationship
    with its regulators
  • Track and ensure completion of all new and ongoing regulatory obligations and reporting

To qualify for this role, you will need to possess significant experience in CFTC-regulated entities, especially DCMs and DCOs; and general familiarity with laws and regulations governing the regulated entity and the CCO function with an ability to provide guidance and direction on related issues.

Competitive compensation package, including stock options, combined with a refreshingly civilized and healthy approach to work/life balance is on offer.

For more information, and a discussion in confidence, please contact Benjamin Ellison on +1 646 766 1212 or