Compliance Manager


June 29, 2022
About the Position
The Compliance Manager will perform a key risk management role to ensure business lines and corporate initiatives comply with applicable laws and regulations (e.g., SEC and stock exchange rules, applicable corporate laws, privacy laws, FCPA, SOX and information security) and corporate policies (e.g., Insider Trading Policy, Ethics Policy). The Compliance Manager will apply risk, process management, and analytical skills to drive actions in support of compliance objectives for the Legal department and impacted business lines. The Compliance Manager will be responsible for delivering quality results and providing sound compliance advice to business lines. A successful Compliance Privacy Manager will be a highly motivated, forward thinking self-starter who can work autonomously, is quick to adapt, technologically adept, a problem solver, and an adaptive learner.

About the Legal Team
Join the growing FiscalNote legal team as you help chart the course for the Company’s next phase of growth. You will work closely with the General Counsel, the Associate General Counsel – Corporate & Securities, other Legal Department personnel and the Company’s senior leadership team to provide advice and support on a variety of important compliance matters. FiscalNote is a rapidly expanding company, with complex compliance needs both in the U.S. and internationally, providing a rich environment for a compliance professional to take on a strategic role in implementing a mature compliance program.

About You
You are driven, super-organized and approach your work with a growth-mindset. You are skilled at distilling complex compliance requirements into clear, actionable principles to a wide variety of audiences and business contexts, including engineering, finance, HR and executive leadership. You have experience working in a wide variety of compliance environments and understand how to efficiently expand compliance programs to incorporate multiple frameworks and multiple products.

What To Expect In This Position:
  • Work directly with the Associate General Counsel – Corporate & Securities to advise the business and various corporate functions on a wide array of legal, regulatory and compliance matters applicable to the Company, including SEC and stock exchange rules, applicable corporate laws, privacy laws, anti-corruption / anti-bribery laws, Sarbanes-Oxley and information security matters
  • Support the development, implementation and periodic review / updating of corporate policies
  • Coordinate cross-functional compliance or risk management processes with HR, Accounting, Finance, IT and various other teams throughout the organization, including the Company-wide risk register and burgeoning enterprise risk management program
  • Support corporate governance and shareholder matters and other corporate transactions and projects as requested from time to time by the General Counsel and Associate General Counsel

  • What Sets You Apart:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience; J.D. or Master’s degree preferred
  • 3+ years of experience preferred in a compliance field
  • In-house experience with a high-growth, dynamic company, a plus; Tech (SaaS), Information Services and/or Media industry experience preferred
  • Background in privacy laws (including GDPR/CCPA) preferred
  • Motivation to learn and take on responsibility for managing multiple disparate areas of compliance and risk
  • Experience working with and advising senior business leaders
  • International experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, collaborative, inclusive nature and team-player attitude
  • Exemplary verbal, writing and presentation skills
  • A high degree of diligence, attentional detail and organizational skills

  • About FiscalNote
    FiscalNote is the premier information services company focused on global policy and market intelligence. By combining AI technology, expert analysis, and legislative, regulatory, and geopolitical data, FiscalNote is reinventing the way that organizations minimize risk and capitalize on opportunity.

    Home to CQ, Roll Call, Oxford Analytica, and VoterVoice, FiscalNote empowers more than 5,000 clients worldwide to monitor, manage, and act on the issues that matter most to them. To learn more about FiscalNote and its family of brands, visit and follow @FiscalNote.

    At FiscalNote, we Lead with Values
    Know your Audience ∙ Find the Truth ∙ Drive Alignment ∙ Level Up ∙ Own the Job ∙ Bias for Action ∙ Support the Family

    FiscalNote is continuing to hire new talent, with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. New team members, along with our current staff, will temporarily work remotely (unless communicated otherwise).

    If your background and experience align with the competencies above, we encourage you to apply so that we can review your experience and learn more about how you can add to FiscalNote’s growth and success.

    Company Benefits
    FiscalNote offers competitive salaries, equity packages, and retirement accounts to ensure we’re all FN owners. We work hard, so our open vacation policy helps us ensure you’re getting the R&R you need. We offer comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance options supplemented by a flexible spending account (FSA). We have a slew of other benefits which you can check out at

    FiscalNote values diversity. We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age. FiscalNote is an EEOC employer.

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