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TIAA Manager, Enterprise Compliance Senior Associate in Denver, Colorado

Serve as a member of the Global Marketing & Communications Compliance (“GMCC”) team that provides advice and guidance regarding the applicability of regulatory requirements, internal review standards, and disclosure guidelines when reviewing and documenting the approval of marketing materials. In addition, the role will provide Compliance thought leadership and solutions on approach to new marketing initiatives, and oversight in relation to global and corporate marketing initiatives in emerging areas of communications/ technology, including the use of social media, website content development and functionality capabilities, digitalization, and mobile applications.

The majority of daily tasks will be to review marketing materials for key areas supported for compliance with rules, regulations, and firm policies and procedures, cross-border restrictions, copyright and other regulatory or reputational risks to the firm. GMCC works closely with other departments, such as Broker Dealer Compliance, International Compliance, and Legal, and as such, this seasoned individual will serve as a key strategic partner to collaborate on broader issues relative to the support of the organization’s marketing activities. This role requires in-depth industry knowledge and regulatory experience, such as a strong understanding of applying FINRA, GIPS, SEC and NFA/CFTC marketing rules, in order to support diverse cross-wrapper marketing initiatives across the products and services holistically offered through Nuveen and its investment specialists (including, but not limited to 529 plans, mutual funds, closed-end funds, collective investment trusts, exchange-traded funds, private funds, separately managed accounts, non-listed REITs, joint ventures, and UCITS). This role also requires knowledge regarding state insurance rules, Reg BI, advisory, and banking regulations, to support lifetime income and annuity products and banking-related materials offered through TIAA and TIAA Bank.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Review advertising, marketing and financial promotions (“marketing communications”) with limited supervision and ability to identify potential issues as part of that review and coordinate effectively with key stakeholders, such as working with professionals from non-U.S. offices, on those issues in order to come to a consensus on positioning and creation of appropriate guardrails where needed.

  • Develop and communicate recommendations that support adherence to regulations, industry best practices and inform marketing personnel of any changes in regulatory requirements relating to marketing materials and provide oversight in implementing those changes into appropriate collateral.

  • Maintain policies and procedures regarding marketing communications content and review, such as various reference materials, and provide support to keep disclosure resources and internal guidance / review checklists up to date, current and relevant. Contribute to periodic review of disclosure guides, review and propose new disclosures and consistency in application methodology, as a subject matter expert.

  • Provide excellent customer service and support to internal partners with a positive attitude and set appropriate expectations in turnaround of materials to ensure defined service level standards continue to be met or exceeded, both in terms of timeliness and in terms of quality.

  • Research complex issues and help define the actions necessary to resolve the situation and escalate appropriately to management where needed.

  • Assist with internal and external examinations and audits as well as program administration and review of other materials where needed.

  • Opportunities to lead, perform, and participate in special projects and other duties as assigned.


  • 3 Years Required; 5 Years Preferred

  • University (Degree), Preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work

Preferred Education

  • University (Degree)

Career Level


Location: Open to Hub locations in the US

Reports to: Director, Lead Compliance Officer – Global Communications Review & Advisory Support



  • 1-3 years of marketing review, advertising compliance, marketing compliance, and/or communication review experience/Series 7 and 24


  • Series 7 and Series 24 securities registrations required or must be obtained within 12 months of employment.

  • 3-5 years of applicable experience as a legal or compliance professional.

  • The ideal candidate must be comfortable in a high performance, fast paced, high-pressure environment and have exceptional partnering skills as teamwork and collaboration are highly valued.

  • Strong analytical skills and ability to formulate, develop and execute strategic initiatives will be critical for success.

  • Must have exemplary written and oral communication skills, which translates to the ability to interact effectively with business partners and colleagues.

  • Must be able to articulate regulatory considerations and concerns, keeping abreast of regulatory developments surrounding marketing compliance and be able to nimbly respond to a rapidly changing and complex regulatory environment.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of a broad range of financial products and related regulatory requirements.

  • Familiarity with international regulatory considerations and best practices stemming from global marketing and distribution efforts is a plus.

  • Technologically adept and savvy, both in terms of Marketing’s use of technology and the deployment of leading technology in relation to compliance processes.

  • Ability to exercise sound judgement in decision-making and problem-solving, being a forward thinker, able to anticipate problems and propose recommendations on how to solve for them.

  • Asset Management experience.

  • Familiarity with EMEA or APAC regulations.

  • Availability to potentially operate on US Pacific Time zone.

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred or equivalent experience.

  • Multilingual a potential plus.

Potential Salary: $92,600.00 USD

Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).

Company Overview

TIAA is the leading provider of financial services in the academic, research, medical, cultural and government fields. We offer a wide range of financial solutions, including investing, banking, advice and education, and retirement services.

COVID-19 Vaccination

TIAA requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide documentation of full vaccination, unless you qualify for an accommodation as determined by TIAA consistent with applicable law.

Benefits and Total Rewards

The organization is committed to making financial well-being possible for its clients, and is equally committed to the well-being of our associates. That’s why we offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and their loved ones. Our benefits include a superior retirement program and highly competitive health, wellness and work life offerings that can help you achieve and maintain your best possible physical, emotional and financial well-being. To learn more about your benefits, please review our Benefits Summary ( .

Equal Opportunity

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