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Senior Compliance Manager - Americas


Austin, TX, US, 78701 Chicago, IL, US, 60654


RWE Renewables Americas LLC 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Senior Compliance Manager, Americas


RWE Renewables Americas, LLC - Austin (US),Chicago (US),


As Senior Compliance Manager in the RWE Renewables Americas compliance team, you will support our business across the Americas on compliance matters relating to topics such as anti-corruption, anti-money laundering and providing daily advice on other compliance related topics.


Reporting to the Compliance Officer, you will be an integrated part of the RWE Group-wide Compliance community which spans across the globe. In line with RWE’s mission on “our energy for a sustainable life”, you will be actively developing and implementing compliance strategies, contributing to multidisciplinary projects and furthering the compliance program across different jurisdictions and markets.


You actively implement different types of training, documentation, processes and other operational advice to the Americas business in the United States, Mexico, Chile and Canada, relating, among others, to the evaluation of transactional structures. While implementing due diligence processes you will actively contribute to the successful integration of M&A projects of all sizes.


Your Skills and Experience

  • You are a strategic thinker, enjoy creative processes, pick up topics fast and enjoy working in a collaborative and international environment. 
  • Prioritizing in a fast-paced environment while balancing the big picture and attention to detail comes easy to you.
  • You bring excellent business judgment and communication skills, both verbal and written. Additional languages supporting the RWE business are advantageous.
  • You easily develop strong relationships with team members and business partners.
  • You advise all stakeholders on complex topics at eye level, communicate comfortably across all hierarchy levels of the organization, deal with conflicts professionally and defend your position when challenged by senior management.
  • You have demonstrated experience in designing, setting up, implementing and maintaining compliance management systems.
  • You hold a Master’s degree, Doctorate degree (or comparable), plus a minimum of twelve (12) + years of relevant work experience while any prior experience in a governance, audit or compliance function within the energy industry or with a regulatory authority is advantageous.


What we offer you

  • Opportunity to constantly learn and grow in an exciting environment while working on projects with colleagues of different age, gender and cultural backgrounds from around the globe.
  • Room for new ideas, creativity and the possibility to pursue own targets, teamwork, support and openness, visibility and recognition of own work and a job that never gets boring.
  • Professional environment and opportunity to directly interact with different stakeholders across the RWE Group globally and senior management.
  • Work culture that puts emphasis on the individual, offering flexible working solutions, work-life balance principles and competitive terms of employment.


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We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

Nearest Major Market: Austin

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