Program Manager, Privacy

Seattle, WA

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products and services on the planet. Since 2011, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard earned money home. Today, we are incredibly proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and our newly launched Passbook app to provide immigrants access to banking. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind into everything we do. Join over 1,300 employees across 9 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

This role is for a Privacy Program Manager reporting to the Global Head of Data Privacy. As a Privacy Program Manager, you will contribute to the implementation of a centralized global privacy program that strives to fulfill our Privacy program vision of bringing peace of mind to our customers by handling their information with transparency and respect. Your role will involve a high degree of collaboration with members of our Legal, InfoSec, Operations, Compliance, HR and other teams.

You Will:

  • Provide execution-focused support to Remitly's compliance with applicable privacy laws, regulations, and industry and internal standards in service of our Privacy program mission.
  • Work with the Head of Data Privacy to implement a global privacy program by facilitating assessments, completing privacy-related projects, supporting privacy governance and recordkeeping, and developing and reporting on metrics to measure program success.
  • Create a lifecycle management program for our privacy related policies and notices that includes periodic updates, translations, and publishing.
  • Foster a privacy-first culture at Remitly through administration of employee trainings and creation of self-service tools and automated processes.
  • Provide administrative support on privacy-related incidents by creating required records and project managing any related communications.
  • Support our customer-facing teams in responding to privacy-related requests from our customers.
  • Learn and stay up-to-date on relevant privacy regulations, industry standards, and privacy program management best practices.
  • Use existing technical tools to support your program management efforts and identify, vet, and onboard new services.
  • Identify areas for program improvement and automation and engage the resources you need.

You Have:

  • 3 or more years of demonstrated project management skills and a track record for operationalizing and scaling organization-wide programs from the ground up.
  • The ability to translate complex requirements into discrete tasks.
  • A talent for modifying your communication style to best suit your audience.
  • Experience working with and learning a variety of technical systems, including program management software.
  • Comfort using data to guide your decisions.
  • Creative research skills.
  • An interest in or prior privacy, compliance, or regulatory experience or certifications (e.g., CIPM)
  • The ability to bring joy to your work and those around you.
  • An inquisitive and inclusive approach to your work and building the relationships necessary to support those efforts.


Our Benefits

  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits + 401k plan with company matching
  • Company contributions to your HSA or FSA plan, if you choose one
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) available for eligible employees
  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Remitly. We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability (including the use of a trained dog guide or service animal), HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.

Remitly is an E-Verify Employer