Aetna Senior Compliance Lead in Tampa, Florida

Req ID: 55112BR


Senor level position that applies expertise in compliance, privacy, analytical and communication skills to support, manage and help develop compliance strategies. Responsibilities include: monitoring, investigating, training/education, enforcement, reporting, collaborating and consulting with business leaders, and engaging with key stakeholders on compliance and privacy related issues to meet regulatory and legal obligations and prevent, detect and mitigate compliance risks.

Fundamental Components:

Leads, implements, and maintains an effective Compliance program, including, but not limited to, risk assessment, auditing and monitoring, maintaining effective compliance policies and procedures, and effective communication and training.

Leads the investigation and resolution of all privacy incidents working in collaboration with the Companys Privacy Office, monitoring trends, promoting training/education to reduce incidents, and considering business risk

Prepares highly complex regulatory reports, filings and follow-ups, and manages highly complex regulatory review and audit activities.

Independently manages multiple highly complex regulatory interactions including drafting regulatory correspondence, responding to regulatory inquiries and negotiating resolution of regulatory matters requiring a sophisticated understanding of business processes and regulatory requirements.

Leads highly complex compliance business process reviews, corrective actions and other projects involving internal and external constituents.

Independently develops strategy, processes, forms and related materials to meet the most complex regulatory and legal requirements.

Builds and maintains positive, productive relationships with internal and external constituents at the most senior and regulatory organizational levels, and is able to remove significant barriers, drive decision-making and influence ethical and compliant outcomes at all organizational levels necessary to accomplish goals.

Applies expert industry and compliance knowledge to lead highly complex matters involving established compliance system and operations, including processes for implementation of laws and regulations, support of the Companys Privacy Office on privacy issues, monitoring of compliance issues, and handling of the most complex complaints.

Independently identifies and assesses the most complex compliance issues and risks, engages appropriate enterprise resources, supports internal and external constituents in the development and monitoring of effective corrective action, error prevention and risk mitigation plans and related activities and communications.

Responds to the most complex requests for information within area of responsibility from internal and external constituents.

Acts as resource and subject matter expert for colleagues and effectively guides teams to accomplish complex goals.


8+ years experience in a regulatory compliance position in healthcare, insurance or financial services or work experience in a relevant business area.

Preference for demonstrated working knowledge of Federal laws concerning health care and health insurance law including federal healthcare reform, HIPAA, ERISA, and federal mental health parity.

Preference for demonstrated working knowledge of state insurance laws, and the relationship between state and federal laws.

Have or able to quickly develop an understanding of Aetna's products and services.

Experience providing legal advice and counsel to internal customers preferred

Experience leading complex projects.


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a JD.


Functional - Legal/Compliance/7-10 Years

Functional - Legal/Compliance - state reviews/7-10 Years

Functional - Legal/Compliance - state/federal legislation implementation/7-10 Years

Functional - Legal/Compliance - investigation/7-10 Years

Functional - Project Management/Risk Management/7-10 Years

Telework Specifications:

Flexible telework / office-based schedule (preference to live near office locations in EST)


Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Legal

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.