Associate General Counsel, Compliance Programs


United States Remote / Work-at-Home /WFH

Full time


From Diverse Organization

Mar 16

This job is no longer accepting applications.

Meta is looking for an Associate General Counsel to join its Compliance Programs Office within the Legal department. The team's mission is to build and manage compliance programs that drive proactive risk mitigation at scale and foster a culture of ethics and compliance. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing legal team and to work on novel legal, policy and regulatory issues at the forefront of technology in an exciting, fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is skilled at building rapport and collaborating with a variety of stakeholders, communicating effectively, prioritizing, understanding and assessing risks across different business areas and legal disciplines. In this role, you will build, maintain, and enhance Meta’s programs that promote a culture of compliance. You should be passionate about the services we provide and the people that we serve.

Associate General Counsel, Compliance Programs Responsibilities:

  • Provide programmatic compliance and legal expertise and collaborate closely with cross-functional partners to design, maintain, and enhance Meta’s compliance programs, policies, and procedures.
  • Advise on strategy and content for compliance training and communications across legal risk areas.
  • Advise on programs and internal resources to promote ethics, responsibility.
  • Engage with internal and external assessment functions examining the sufficiency of compliance program design and operationalization, and drive compliance program remedial efforts identified as a result of program examination.
  • Undertake special projects and support other compliance program initiatives, as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and membership in at least one US state bar.
  • 5+ years of legal experience, with 2+ years in a compliance-related consultancy or legal practice.
  • Experience providing programmatic legal and compliance guidance across a variety of legal issues and risk areas (e.g., anti-corruption, political activities, trade, conflicts) to business stakeholders.
  • Experience advising on, designing, implementing, or assessing compliance programs focused on promoting a culture of compliance.
  • Experience advising on compliance training and communications.
  • Adept at delivering practical advice under pressure and prioritizing work.
  • Interpersonal experience and experience collaborating with teams to solve problems.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • In-house experience at internet, technology, or telecommunications companies.
  • Experience and comfort working with data, including to measure program performance and effectiveness, inform priorities and deliver insights to stakeholders.
  • Experience working with or in support of diverse communities.

Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at

You must be logged in to to apply to this job.


Your application has been successfully submitted.

Please fix the errors below and resubmit.

Something went wrong. Please try again later or contact us.

Personal Information


View resume