MassMutual Financial Group Compliance Consultant in Springfield, Massachusetts

Since 1851, MassMutual’s commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We at MassMutual value diversity and inclusion. We’re people helping people.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.

Together, we’re stronger.

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POSITION SUMMARY

As part of the Field & Regulatory Compliance leadership team, you will influence the strategy of the broader Field & Regulatory Compliance team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Proactively coordinate with key internal partners (Regional Supervisory Directors, Field Technology, Financial Planning, Teaming, Compliance peers) and identify operational issues that may impact local agency supervisors. Collaboratively influence the introduction and rollout of such activities in a manner designed to ensure the readiness of agency supervisors for such changes.

  • Interface with Business owners of significant MMFA strategic initiatives (e.g., PlanSmart, Salesforce, Financial Planning and Marketing Leads) to develop and enhance a Compliance approach to these programs.

  • Develop, implement and sustain a program that is designed to drive greater consistency of how agency personnel perform supervisory and compliance functions.

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with (i) field partners such as General Agents, Agency Supervisory Officers and advisors and (ii) home office functional leaders.

  • Collaborate effectively across the broader Compliance organization and access relevant subject matter expertise as appropriate.

  • Actively seek and utilize feedback from MMFA business partners to identify and drive continuous improvement opportunities.

  • Oversee the development and delivery, as appropriate, of training for team members and home office and field partners.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior experience in securities and/or insurance compliance

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • FINRA Series 7 and 24 required within 180 days of hire

  • Ability and willingness to engage in active dialogue with business partners with a goal of developing creative and practical solutions that meet regulatory requirements while balancing the business objectives.

  • Ability to work effectively in a matrixed environment by actively engaging resources from across the Field & Regulatory Compliance team. Identify the desired characteristics, mindsets and behaviors of team members;

  • Actively and transparently recognize individuals who exhibit such characteristics.

  • Ability to deliver tailored communications that take into account the needs of the audience/recipient and most effective method of delivery.

  • Cultivate an environment where others feel valued regardless of their organizational level, experience or background.

  • Ability to encourage and support continuous improvement. Leverage fresh perspectives, breakthrough ideas and new paradigms to create value.

  • Sound judgment, analytical and decision making skills.

  • Authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 8+ Years of experience in a related role preferred

Ranked No. 77 in the annual FORTUNE ® 500 Ranking (FORTUNE ® Magazine, June 2017) and recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It’s more than our company structure – it’s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

CORE VALUES

Focus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.

Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.

Value People: We respect and learn from each other’s diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.

Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.

Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better – everyone, every day.

For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.

At MassMutual, we’re fostering an inclusive and dynamic environment where our employees are valued for who they are and can build successful careers. For us, diversity and inclusion is more than a goal, it’s the only way forward.

• 100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (2018)

• National Association for Female Executives Top Company for Executive Women (2017)

• DiversityInc Noteworthy Company (2017)

• Disability Equality Index® (DEI) Best Place to Work for Disability inclusion (2017)

• Working Mother Media 100 Best Company (2017)

• Military Friendly Employer (2018)