Head of Compliance & Privacy

Job Level:  Management

Minneapolis, MN, US, 55416

Area of Expertise:  Legal & Compliance
Unit:  Allianz Technology
Employing Entity:  Allianz Technology of America
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  32946

The Head of Compliance & Privacy is responsible for leading the compliance and data privacy disciplines at a shared IT services company serving operating entity company customers of a large international insurance and financial services group located in North America and with specific US regulatory requirements and needs. Directs the implementation of an effective enterprise-wide compliance and data privacy strategy to reduce risks to the company and provide benefit to our customers and their compliance interests. Manages staff focused on the development and execution of regulatory compliance activities. Acts as a lead company representative for compliance and privacy matters with internal and external stakeholders and leadership. Has a direct reporting line to the Head of Legal at ATA and indirect reporting lines to the AZ Technology SE Chief Compliance Officer and AZ Technology SE Data Privacy Officer.


What you do

  • Directs the planning, development, implementation and oversight of compliance and privacy controls that help to ensure the company’s ability to comply with local and global regulatory requirements. Creates enterprise-wide regulatory strategies and programs that maximize revenues and minimize risk to the company. (60%)
  • Manages a compliance staff of 3 direct reports and provides direction in the development, execution and reporting of related policies and programs. Provides indirect leadership of assigned business liaisons with influence beyond immediate team on matters of policy compliance and risk management. (20%)
  • Represents enterprise compliance and privacy on key engagements and committees with internal and external stakeholders including but not limited to Risk Management Processes, Integrity Committee, PCAM, the Board. Is a member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) responsible for driving a culture of compliance at ATA with appropriate tone from the top by senior company leaders. (20%)


What you bring

  • 8-10 years of experience required managing compliance, privacy and/or risk and control-oriented programs for a large company.
  • General knowledge of US compliance, privacy, sanctions and IT security laws and regulations.



  • 5-7 years of experience managing compliance programs for US operations of large international company(s), preferably in the IT services industry.



  • Minneapolis, MN 


About Allianz Technology

Allianz Technology is the global IT service provider for Allianz and delivers IT solutions that drive the digitalization of the Group. With more than 12,000 employees located in 51 countries around the globe, Allianz Technology works together with other Allianz entities in pioneering the digitalization of the financial services industry.


We oversee the full digitalization spectrum – from one of the industry’s largest IT infrastructure projects that includes data centers, networking and security, to application platforms that span from workplace services to digital interaction. In short, we deliver full-scale, end-to-end IT solutions for Allianz in the digital age.


D&I statement

Allianz Technology is proud to be an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity in the working environment. We are interested in your strengths and experience. We welcome all applications from all people regardless of gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, race or ethnicity, age, nationality, religion, disability, or philosophy of life.


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