Senior Risk Manager

  • Location

    Cheshire West and Chester

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    £75,000 - £85,000 + Bonus + benefits

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

As the Senior Risk Manager, you will join the Commercial Risk function in a newly created role to head up the Commercial Risk team and implement the Enterprise Risk Management Framework.



The Client:


An award-winning, specialist Financial Services business that has been established for over 40 years. Due to continued success and growth, the company has a newly created opening for a Senior Risk Manager.


This Client does not provide sponsorship.


Key Responsibilities of the Senior Risk Manager:


  • Lead, develop and support the Commercial Risk team
  • Implement the Enterprise Risk Management Framework
  • Develop, implement and maintain the Commercial Risk Policies Framework
  • Manage and maintain the annual review and update process of the Commercial risk and policy framework
  • Lead risk related change projects and support the wider commercial division with related operational change and strategic process improvements.
  • Undertake thematic reviews and data-led deep dives
  • Work with the different areas of the business to coordinate and implement Enterprise Risk Management Framework activities, delivering an aligned approach to risk management where appropriate across the organisation.
  • Ensure risks are assessed in line with the ERMF and provide challenge. 

The ideal candidate for this Senior Risk Manager opportunity will have the following knowledge, experience and understanding:

  • Experienced team manager
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and stakeholder management skills, with ability to influence up to Executive level
  • Deep knowledge and experience of Enterprise Risk Management and of the financial services regulatory environment
  • Experience in driving strategic change using data-driven analytical techniques and insight
  • An understanding of financial services industry best practices in risk management and the ability to work in a challenging, and constantly changing environment
  • Risk qualifications, whilst not essential, are preferred