Risk Manager

  • Location

    Cheshire West and Chester

  • Discipline:

    Risk Management

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  • Salary:

    £42,000 + Benefits

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

Our client is a leading financial services business who are currently recruiting for a Risk Manager. The role will help develop and maintain an appropriate enterprise risk management framework that supports the achievements of business objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to the business, to ensure the business fully understands the risk requirements and regulatory environments.
  • To provide oversight for the Head of Risk that all areas of the enterprise risk framework is appropriately implemented and being adhered to.
  • To challenge and embed a culture of pro-active risk management across the various business functions, and effectively communicate the risk exposure whilst maintaining relationships with senior management.
  • To be an advocate and role model of embedding risk management principles and provide the required control standards for risk at all levels.
  • Facilitate risk workshops with functional and departmental leaders and their teams, and risk workshops relating to projects.
  • Build effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Help develop the understanding of enterprise risk within the business.
  • Establish appropriate key risk indicators that help predict future performance.
  • Build and develop an enterprise risk toolbox with process and documentation to support risk assessment, control assessment, and threat assessment at an operational and enterprise level

Key Requirements:      

  • Experience of delivering or operating within an Enterprise Risk Framework
  • Qualification or professional development in Enterprise Risk Management
  • An understanding of Operational, Financial and Market risks