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Senior Compliance Analyst

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Job Title: Senior Compliance Analyst
Location: Wilmington, DE, Mid-Atlantic United States, USA
Company: Corteva
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology
Career Type: Accounting/Finance/Asset Management
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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This position is responsible for a variety of compliance tasks related to monitoring clients investment guidelines and representing Compliance on related systems projects, Rule 206(4)-7 reviews, personal trading and other Code of Ethics requirements, and other responsibilities.  This position reports to the Head of Compliance.

  • Handle the initial set-up, implementation, and monitoring of new client investment guidelines.
  • Develop and maintain investment guidelines documentation based on reviews of client IMAs.
  • Provide advice around the coding of regulatory / guideline restrictions to the business when required; interact with fund managers and front office staff at all levels.
  • Review existing client account guidelines against coded restrictions on the compliance monitoring platform for accuracy and potential gaps or rule misinterpretations.
  • Implement the breach investigation process to ensure the efficient and timely resolution of guideline exceptions and operational issues.
  • Pre-Trade: Implement the Fails override process for transactions.
  • Post Trade: Manage the breach investigation process for all mandated accounts.
  • Communicate the escalation of operational incidents and potential guideline breaches to senior management.
  • Continually improve the firms understanding and use of the compliance monitoring platforms functionality, including reporting, to best meet the firms business needs.
  • Work with IT to evaluate data feeds between the compliance monitoring systems and other data provider systems used to monitor client guidelines, e.g., transmission feeds between Long View, FactSet, Bloomberg, Pace, etc.
  • Develop understanding of DCMs compliance responsibilities in relation to various DCM business functions, e.g., Portfolio Management, Analysts, Operations and Accounting, etc.
  • Ad-hoc project involvement for new instruments, markets, system changes, and product launches.
  • Involvement with additional compliance oversight responsibilities integrated into DCMs daily and periodic compliance monitoring program and DCMs annual compliance review.
  • Conduct Rule 206(4)-7 Annual Reviews.
  • Provide support on Code of Ethics questions (personal trading, Gifts and Entertainment, Employee Certifications, etc.).
  • Foster strong working relationships with the front office and relationship management, whilst maintaining an independent view.


  • BA or BS Undergraduate degree.
  • Minimum of 4-6 years compliance experience, including working with trading and compliance monitoring platforms, e.g., Long View, Bloomberg and the ability to program complex rules.
  • Strong knowledge of Fixed Income and Equity securities.
  • Strong knowledge of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, including the rules issued there-under.
  • Ability to identify, understand, analyze, and reach appropriate conclusions with respect to client directives, regulatory requirements, compliance monitoring systems, and portfolio manager expectations.
  • Demonstrated excellent attention to detail and good computer systems literacy.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize workload.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is the only major agriscience company completely dedicated to agriculture. By combining the colossal strengths of DuPont Pioneer, DuPont Crop Protection and Dow AgroSciences, we've harnessed agriculture's brightest minds and expertise gained over two centuries of scientific achievement to enrich the lives of producers and consumers alike.  We are driven by our beliefs and our purpose, which is to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come.

We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system. 

At Corteva Agriscience, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.
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Job Post Date: 04/02/19
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