Director, Business Development & Sustainability Compliance

United States
11 days ago
Full time role

Company

Aspiration

Marina Del Rey, CA 90292, USA

Aspiration is a new kind of bank for the climate era, offering banking services and credit and debit cards that are ...

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Job Description

Aspiration is in the business of fighting the climate crisis. We help people and businesses build sustainable impact into what they do every day by making it easy, automated, and powerful -- whether it is in the ways people spend and save their money or the ways businesses engage their customers and employees. The estimated cumulative climate impact of the Aspiration community thus far is the equivalent of taking every car in the state of Wyoming off the road for a year. Aspiration is a certified B Corporation and, in fact, has been named to the “Best for the World” list of the top five percent of highest scored certified B Corporations four years in a row. Aspiration has raised over $550M in funding to date and is growing quickly. Aspiration Values Action: We take initiative. We are doers, not bystanders. Boldness: We don’t tinker, we transform. Customer-Centered: Our customers are at the core of our business. Delivering for them is our North Star. Diligence & Dedication: We do what we say we’re going to do, when we say we’re going to do it. Entrepreneurial: Act like an entrepreneur not an employee, generate results for the company and customers everyday.

What You'll Do:

  • In consultation with the company’s Chief Compliance Officer, enhance and execute a compliance program to provide guidance and oversight of the growing Business Development and Sustainability businesses of Aspiration 
  • Act as owner of and execute the company’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act policies and procedures
  • Create, implement, and test compliance policies and procedures relating to the Business Development and Sustainability businesses of Aspiration, including: Carbon footprint assessments, Carbon credits/offsets sales and retirement, Carbon credit purchases and development, Reforestation programs
  • Create and monitor a KYC and Sanctions control process for Business Development and Sustainability customers, partners, and counter-parties
  • Review and approve marketing materials relating to the Company’s sustainability and corporate partnerships, working with the Firm’s broker-dealer, investment advisor, and credit marketing compliance teams as needed
  • Build a team of Manager/Analyst roles to execute the compliance program
  • Work in tandem with the Chief Compliance Officer of the company as well as broker-dealer, investment advisor, and credit compliance groups, to develop a consistent compliance program for Aspiration

What You'll Bring

  • History of creating and implementing compliance programs
  • 5+ of management experience
  • Ability to respond to quick changing environment and work with minimal guidance
  • Knowledge of the voluntary carbon markets and its rules and standards

What You'll Get

  • Work for a mission-driven company to transform the lives of millions by building a better, values-oriented financial firm
  • Competitive Salary and Equity Incentives
  • Robust Healthcare Plans (medical, dental, vision)
  • 401K & Unlimited Vacation Time
  • Diverse & Inclusive Culture

Aspiration is proud to be an ESG company.  We are an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. Diversity at Aspiration is not just compliance-driven. Diversity is our compass to drive equitable practices; to celebrate individuality; and to foster the uniqueness within each of us that makes our products, services, and culture better than most. Yes, we are proud to be a DEI company and we encourage everyone, inside and outside of Aspiration, to show up as you are and as you want to be, every day.
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Aspiration

Marina Del Rey, CA 90292, USA

Aspiration is a new kind of bank for the climate era, offering banking services and credit and debit cards that are ...

View Company Profile