Position Title: Counsel Sr

Position Overview
At PNC, our people are our greatest differentiator and competitive advantage in the markets we
serve. We are all united in delivering the best experience for our customers. As a Counsel
Senior within PNC’s Legal organization, you will be based in Pittsburgh, PA.

Job Description – Sr. Counsel, Government & Regulatory Enforcement, Investigations and
Enterprise Compliance

The Government Enforcement practice group manages and handles complex government and
regulatory enforcement actions and internal investigations across all lines of business,
including the retail and corporate banks, the asset management group, and the retail and
institutional broker dealers. It additionally supports the AML/BSA and Enterprise Compliance
functions, as well as provides day-to-day advice to the lines of business. The lawyer who fills
this position will manage and handle those matters, and support those functions and
Specific Areas of Experience/Expertise Required of the Position

 Expertise handling government and regulatory enforcement actions that involve civil
and criminal inquiries directed at large corporations operating in highly regulated
 Experience interacting with management of a complex business.
 General knowledge of financial services law, including, particularly rules, regulations,
and practices of the CFPB, SEC, FINRA, and OCC is preferred.
 Experience as a federal prosecutor and knowledge of AML/BSA strongly preferred

*Job Profile

 Identifies and manages legal risk for the organization.
 Performs significant and complex legal work and regularly interacts with management.Oversees
legal research, analysis, consultation and documentation within a framework of legal compliance
and risk management.
 Leads outside counsel relationships and manages expenses.
 Networks with outside organizations to advance legal interests and legal health of the corporation
and its industry.

Leadership Competencies

Builds Winning Teams – Extensive Experience
 Develops talent by creating engaged, inclusive and diverse teams who are empowered to speak
freely and act with integrity.
Drives for Results – Extensive Experience
 Demonstrates energy and a desire to succeed; follows through on commitments; pushes self and
others to deliver exceptional results.
Leads Effective Change – Working Experience
 Recognizes the need for, takes personal accountability to adapt, and leads others through
organizational change.
Establishes Vision and Purpose – Extensive Experience
 Creates a compelling vision of the future and translates it into action, linking others’ contributions
to the success of PNC.

Core Competencies

Manages Risk – Extensive Experience
 Assesses and effectively manages all of the risks associated with their business objectives and
activities to ensure activities are in alignment with the bank’s and unit’s risk appetite and risk
management framework.
Customer Focus – Extensive Experience
 Knowledge of the values and practices that align customer needs and satisfaction as primary
considerations in all business decisions, and ability to leverage that information in creating
customized customer solutions.

Job Specific Competencies

Business Ethics – Working Experience
 Knowledge of practices, behaviors, applicable laws, rules, and regulations governing proper
business conduct; ability to demonstrate ethical behavior in diverse situations.
Effective Communications – Extensive Experience
 Understanding of effective communication concepts, tools and techniques; ability to effectively
transmit, receive, and accurately interpret ideas, information, and needs through the application of
appropriate communication behaviors.
Decision Making and Critical Thinking – Extensive Experience
 Understanding of the issues related to the decision-making process; ability to analyze situations
fully and accurately, and reach productive decisions.
Negotiating – Working Experience

 Knowledge of successful negotiation concepts and techniques; ability to negotiate successfully
across the organization and with external vendors and clients in a constructive and collaborative
Influencing – Extensive Experience
 Knowledge of effective influencing tactics and strategies; ability to impact decisions within and
outside own organization.
External Resource Management – Extensive Experience
 Ability to effectively manage the utilization of external services (e.g., product or platform vendors,
service providers, contractors, consultants, outsourced functions).
LEGAL FUNCTION – Working Experience
 Knowledge of the major responsibilities, accountabilities, and organization of the legal function or
department; ability to provide legal consulting, advice and assistance.
Legal Analysis – Working Experience
 Knowledge of and ability to read, interpret and draw accurate conclusions from both legal and
factual information.

Required Education and Experience
Roles at this level typically require a university / college degree. Higher level education such as a Masters
degree, or PhD is desirable. Industry experience is typically 8 + years. Specific certifications are often