Director and Associate General Counsel, Meta Financial Technologies

Director and Associate General Counsel, Meta Financial Technologies
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Meta is seeking a talented and flexible Associate General Counsel to support its growing efforts in the payments space. In this role, you will be leading a product legal team and work with other cross-functional partners on payments related initiatives and should be knowledgeable about product, privacy, and regulatory frameworks relevant to payments and financial services systems. You will also work with Meta's international teams and will advise on relevant global issues in consultation with local counsels.
Director and Associate General Counsel, Meta Financial Technologies Responsibilities
  • Lead a product legal team and manage broad cross-functional teams on a wide range of legal issues (payments, money transmission, financial services, consumer protection, privacy and other relevant laws) regarding existing and planned products.
  • Manage local outside counsel to secure and provide advice regarding the launch of payments products and features across various geographies.
  • Identify and advise risks arising from payments and privacy regulatory regimes and provide practical solutions to address risk identified and business needs.
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts within the legal team to ensure comprehensive and consistent legal risk mitigation strategies.
Minimum Qualifications
  • J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one US state bar.
  • 12+ years of experience, including in-house experience with payments and privacy laws in the context of internet or technology companies and/or relevant work at a law firm.
  • Experience in advising business teams on issues involving payment products.
  • Knowledge in legal judgment and strategic thinking, along with experience working independently and cross-functionally.
  • Experience in leading legal teams and managing teams across different functional areas.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in advising payments products in an international scope.
  • Experience in working in a fast paced environment and navigating a large organization.
  • Experience managing people and/or a team.
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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