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Risk Manager - Line 2 Operational Risk

Job Title: Risk Manager - Line 2 Operational Risk
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 2742829
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Job Published: May 17, 2018 14:00

Job Description

This iconic Australian company is renowned for being an employer of choice and has an open, transparent and collaborative culture. 
This Line 2 Risk Manager will support key stakeholders, working closely with the business, Senior Manager and executive team.

The primary responsibilities will include:
  • Raising awareness and understanding of operational risk and control concepts and their relevance to strategic and operational business activities
  • To act as a trusted adviser providing practical and risk-based advice in a timely manner including highlighting regulatory developments and industry-related risk insights
  • Monitor and challenge the implementation of the risk management framework including investigating and reporting progress against risk remediation plans and issues
  • Assist the business in establishing Key Risk Indicators (KRIs) that enable effective monitoring of risks and early identification of potential issues
  • Design and deliver relevant and engaging risk management training to business staff
  • Target key priority areas identified in recent audit 
A relevant tertiary degree is required along with a strong knowledge of financial services risk and key regulators.  Experience in a Big 4 risk advisory function or risk management / internal audit team in banking is a strong preference. 

We are looking for someone with 1-3 years experience in risk/ internal audit who has the ability to execute risk strategy and engage with senior stakeholders. You will need an in-depth understanding of how to apply risk management frameworks to a financial services company.

If this sounds like you, please hit apply today. Excellent salary package on offer.

Liam Sweeney