Sr. Lead, Global Ethics & Compliance

Date: Aug 25, 2021

Location: Baltimore, Maryland, US

Company: Under Armour

Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.

Position Summary

The Senior Lead Global Ethics & Compliance, working closely with the Director of Global Ethics & Compliance, will administer and oversee the day to day operations of the compliance program. This will entail working directly with the business to drive accountability, establish appropriate compliance controls and create a culture of integrity.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain UA’s compliance policy library
  • Update UA policies, programs and documents to promote consistency and relevance to our growing business; maintain central repository of policies
  • Regularly review risk areas and provide recommendations to enhance the compliance program
  • Maintain ethics and compliance program records
  • Participation in compliance issue resolution and investigation
  • Assist with quarterly compliance update for senior management and the Board
  • Develop reports as requested by leadership
  • Assist with the development and delivery of communications, training and programs related to ethics and compliance
  • Manage communications with and notifications to suppliers and contractors regarding the company’s code of conduct and ethical expectations, especially regarding gifts, travel and entertainment
  • Assures annual updating, distribution and certification of the code of conduct and ethics; tracks and reports on annual code of conduct training

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Knowledge of principles of corporate governance, compliance and ethics
  • Proven business judgment, initiative, organizational skills and an orientation to detail
  • Proven ability to build effective working relationships and credibility without formal reporting lines
  • Strong persuasive writing and presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently

Education And / Or Experience

  • Four-year college degree from an accredited university
  • Five years working in a corporate regulatory or compliance environment (retail/consumer company a plus), or a law firm or government setting (working on compliance matters a plus)

Other Requirements

  • Location: This individual must reside within commuting distance from our global headquarters in Baltimore, MD
  • Return-to-Campus Designation: 1-2 days a week in-office, the remainder of work week remote at home
  • Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional (CCEP) or Leading Practitioner in Ethics & Compliance (LPEC) preferred


  • No relocation provided
  • No reimbursement for commuting related travel expenses


At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.