Senior Counsel, EEO Charge Manager

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Senior Counsel, EEO Charge Manager-19026723

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 Proposition  explains 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 in this position will be primarily responsible for representing the US Consumer, Operations and Technology, Institutional Clients Group and Global Functions businesses in all phases of the EEO Charge process, including investigation of claims, drafting position statements and other submissions to a variety of EEO state and federal agencies and the DOL, participating in fact-finding procedures, and where appropriate negotiating resolutions either before or during any conciliation efforts, and developing good working relationships with agency investigators and other personnel.  This individual will work closely with the lawyers on the team and report to a Director, Associate General Counsel in the Global Employment Law Center of Excellence.  


This position will also be responsible for internal reporting on the EEO charges, and for developing and training Human Resources on a variety of topics.  The EEO Charge Manager may also manage a small portfolio of litigations/arbitrations, assist Associate General Counsels with their litigation/arbitration dockets, and provide advice and counsel to business partners.  This position also functions as the subject matter expert on new state and federal employment laws that may impact Citi's workplace and works on a team to implement any changes that may be needed.

This position offers a candidate the ability to join the Global Employment Law Center of Excellence relatively early in his/her career and thus become familiar with Citi's businesses and workplace policies and issues while at the same time continuing to grow and improve his/her skill set.  By working with more senior personnel on the team, the position provides knowledge development and mentoring as well as a path to advancement.




The preferred requirements for this position include:  (i) extensive knowledge of the US Employment, Wage and Hour, and other labor laws; (ii) experience with representing clients in the EEO Charge process; (iii) excellent communication skills; (iv) excellent legal writing skills; and (v) ability to work collaboratively with the Employment Law team and with our internal partners.

 In addition to the above:

  • JD degree, Bar Admission
  • At least 4 years of professional experience in employment law
  • Experience with financial institutions a plus
  • Exercise sound judgment and complete discretion

  EEO Statement: Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity  Pay Transparency: Citi won’t discriminate against anyone for discussing pay, but those with access to pay data in their work can’t disclose it unless responding to complaints/investigations or legal requirements.

26 August 2019
Location: United States Flevoland Tampa
Work type:
Full time
Banking and Financial Services
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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