Full Time – Redwood City, CA, United States
Inflection is looking for a detail-oriented multi-tasker with a background in working with regulatory and compliance matters to join its growing legal team.
As a Compliance Specialist, you will work closely with Inflection’s products, vendors, partners, and customers. The ideal candidate will enjoy performing legal research, communicating with customers and consumers, and helping Inflection’s teams create and improve products within the confines of the law.
We are looking for a creative, ethical problem-solver who can work both independently and collaboratively in a fun start-up environment. Prior legal and/or compliance experience and education is required.
What you’ll be doing:
Devour, learn, interpret, and apply current law and regulations to Inflection, its customers, and consumers. This includes brushing up on FTC and CFPB enforcement actions and pitching new ideas to the legal department on how to mitigate risks in the consumer reporting space
Conduct legal research and analysis on global, federal, state, and local laws affecting our company and products. This includes the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act, California’s Consumer Privacy Act, ban the box legislation, GDPR and comparable laws
Assist in the creation, revision, and implementation of scalable compliance policies and procedures that keep Inflection compliant with the law and our accreditation bodies
Cultivate a relationship of trust and reliability with our Omaha-based operations group, and be a first point-of-contact for compliance-related and legal questions
Take the lead in ensuring Inflection’s compliance resources and content align with internal policies and the current legal landscape
Manage the vendor questionnaire process and ensure customers receive background check result certifications.
Complete file disclosure requests in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act
Manage the dispute re-investigation process and advise Inflection agents on best practices to mitigate legal risk
Assist our training experts in crafting and delivering compliance-focused training material
Ensure inbound contracts are routed to the legal department for review
File new contracts in our contracts database and track executed agreements to prevent expiration
Litigation (respond to internal and external inquiries related to case status, timelines, and document requests from outside counsel)
Assist in organizing discovery documents, when required
Track current litigation in the industry and summarize developments that impact Inflection’s operations
Create timelines, draft summaries, and organize facts related to active legal complaints to better assist outside counsel
Help us create edgy, educational content for our customers and partners! This includes blogs, webinars, and whitepapers
Minimum 2 years in a compliance-focused role, preferably with a consumer reporting agency specializing in employment screening
Prior experience with a technology company is a bonus
Knowledge of consumer protection laws including the FCRA and state credit reporting acts is required. Knowledge of GDPR and CCPA is a plus.
You have some good jokes
You exercise solid judgment, prioritize customer service, and keep a cool head under pressure
Top-notch oral and written communication skills, and an attention to detail
Ability to juggle a variety of projects at once while delivering quality work product
Comfortable working with remote colleagues
Eager and willing to propose creative new solutions that will positively impact compliance operations at Inflection.
J.D. or advanced degree in a related field preferred
YOU BELIEVE WORK IS ABOUT MORE THAN JUST THE BOTTOM LINE:
We don’t want to just be good at what we do; we want to be good for the world. We’ve met rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. We care about all stakeholders, including customers, employees, and the community.
Innovative, high growth products that customers love
Competitive compensation including equity options
Comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental coverage, 401K, and life insurance
Track record of promoting and hiring internally
Startup environment with big opportunities for impact
High energy team with mix of experienced entrepreneurs, talented engineers, and successful Silicon Valley veterans
Learning and Development funds to enhance and learn new skills
1% of profits donated to charity
Diversity and Inclusion program
3 days off a year to volunteer
Free lunch every day
Casual Dress environment
A start-up’s pantry of complimentary beverages and snacks
Conveniently located off the 101 in Redwood Shores