Associate General Counsel - Chief Advertising & Marketing Counsel, Global Consumer Banking

Citigroup Inc. Tampa , FL 33602

Posted 2 months ago

  • Primary Location: United States,Florida,Tampa

  • Other Location: United States,Delaware,Wilmington; United States,Texas,Irving

  • Education: Master's Degree

  • Job Function: Legal

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 18055532

Description

About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi's Mission and Value Propositionexplain what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

The individual will head the Advertising and Marketing legal team for Global Consumer Banking and will support the credit card, retail banking, mortgage and private wealth management businesses of Citigroup. Responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing legal activities relating to ad creation and claim substantiation for all advertising and marketing collateral in all channels, including digital and mobile, as well as targeting and techniques to be utilized; sponsorships; talent; public relations

  • Participating in planning and development of tactical and strategic direction for our advertising activities;

  • Providing senior advisory services to buisness partners, as well as partners in other functional groups;

  • Tracking and summarizing for buisness and legal colleagues legal developments, such as actions taken and guidance issued by the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, OCC, FTC and others on issues affecting marketing

  • Working with and effectively managing outside counsel where appropriate

  • Managing a team of 7 attorneys and paralegals

Qualifications

  • Candidate should have a Juris Doctor degree, and be an attorney in good standing of at least one state bar with 10+ years of relevant experience

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Demonstrably strong drafting skills

Familiarity with the legal issues and laws that relate to the consumer financial services industry, including the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, the Truth in Lending Act, the Gramm Leach Bliley Act, Regulations B and Z, and state consumer protection/deceptive practices laws is a plus


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