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Operational Risk Manager

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Ensure that the first line takes full ownership of risk management by performing appropriate risk management activities of risk identification, assessment, measurement, control, reporting and escalation to operate within organisational risk appetite in pursuing its strategic plan.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the design, build and improvement of Operational risk management framework for the business including its policies, procedures and practices.
  • Enforce the implementation of all aspects of the Operational Risk management framework in the 1st line through review & challenge of risk management activities of the business.
  • Implement control assurance activities and perform control testing.
  • Management reporting and 2nd line commentary including observations, recommendations and advice on the operation of risk management in the business to various committees, forums and executive management.
  • Partake in strategic risk management activities including the setting of risk appetite and risk management strategy for the clearing business and monitoring the effectiveness of these activities.

Key Requirements:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications and relevant industry qualifications in Risk, Compliance, or other business-related activities.
  • At least 8+ years of operational risk experience in a financial institution setting or consulting to such institutions or relevant areas in a financial services organisation.
  • Has in depth knowledge of operational risk management, favourably in relation to a highly regulated financial service business within the banking sector and has adequate knowledge of key activities & processes in relation to financial risk management.
  • Has demonstrable experience of influencing senior business management, strategic thinking and prioritisation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
To apply please click apply or call Ali Heffernan on 02 8289 3193 for a confidential discussion.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Risk - Credit / Mkt/ Operational

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: Competitive Salary

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Sydney CBD

Job Reference: 1978400/001

Date posted: 7 June 2024

Consultant: Ali Heffernan

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