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Compliance Manager GFCCP Governance M&A in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/10/2021

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 392 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

The Global Financial Crimes and Consumer Protection (GFC&CP) organization is responsible for detecting and preventing financial crimes, including money laundering and terrorism financing, and requires highly skilled subject matter experts to execute against key initiatives aimed at building a best-in-class financial crimes compliance function.

Position Responsibilities 

  • Represent GFC&CP in the pre-acquisition due diligence process for the potential acquisition targets to assess the target company’s GFC&CP relevant compliance program and identify any significant risks and red flags
  • Coordinate with the relevant GFC&CP SMEs to conduct deep dives with the newly acquired company’s counterparts in order to identify any potential program gaps. Document the gaps and create a strategy to address these gaps.
  • Define integration strategy and priorities for each of the key GFC&CP workstreams inclusive of policy/process alignment, data/technology integration and workforce planning.
  • Create a detailed integration plans identifying short, medium, and long-term integration priorities and objectives, leveraging the results of preliminary due diligence and additional deep dives.
  • Work closely with the relevant GFC&CP SMEs, data team and product teams to ensure timely execution of the integration plan.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of the organization, business products and services, and technology solutions to act as an advisor among all stakeholders and to facilitate the integration process.


  • BS/BA degree required
  • Knowledge of PayPal compliance investigative practices and tools preferred
  • Experience in creating detailed documentation
  • Project Management experience a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office is required (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Visio, and Excel)
  • Experience with creating PowerPoint presentations


  • Must possess strong verbal, written, presentation, and other communication skills:  Communication at all levels is crucial in this role, including the ability to communicate technical matters in simple terms to management, the ability to communicate in more technical terms with development teams to ensure full understanding of business requirements and project expectations
  • Excellent written skills, ability to create detail oriented documentation and visualizations
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and excel in a fast-paced and dynamic financial services environment
  • Skill in focusing on desired results, determining what is important and urgent, clarifying next steps effectively to meet deadlines and achieve desired results
  • Must display a high level of professional judgment, commitment, integrity, teamwork, and customer service
  • Passionate about enhancing tools experience for the users and developing clear and sustainable processes
  • Strong collaboration skills and ability to influence teams

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at