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Senior Compliance Manager, China. in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/1/2020

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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 305 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.

• Manage regulatory relationships with key regulators: PBOC, SAFE, CFA, PCAC, AIC, CPC, PSB, etc... • Manage relationships and exam reviews with all relevant regulators. • Collaborate with cross-functional team professionals and strive to deliver exceptional and responsive service by providing risk and compliance management expertise in a clear, solution oriented and customer-focused manner. • Partner with the business to understand their needs, and drive solutions specifically around process improvements. • Drive a culture of risk and compliance across the businesses. • Foster confidence and provide assurance to management and the Board that the global risk management framework is effectively managed, consistent with the local regulatory requirements. • Advise on the inherent risks and/or compliance issues pertaining to proposed business strategy and plans, including whether those risks are consistent with the agreed risk appetite using objectivity and balance. • Reinforce roles and responsibilities with respect to embedding risk and compliance across the 1st and 2nd lines of defense. • Provide objective oversight and challenge of strategy, key business decisions, and performance for improved outcomes. • Proactively work with Internal Audit to understand key issues and maintain oversight on resolution plans across businesses. governance reports.

1.   At least 10+ years’ experience in Compliance, Risk and Controls, Legal, Compliance operations or as a regulator.

2.   Sound understanding of key regulations in China.  Ability to pragmatically apply them to actual situations.

3.   Knowledge of payments products and processes would be preferred.

4.   Effective collaborative skills that contribute to positive working relationships with counterparts and stakeholders

5.   Advanced knowledge and experience with MS-Office applications

6.   Good command of English and Chinese (both written and spoken)

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