Operational Risk Manager

Operational Risk Manager

Our client is currently looking for an Operational Risk Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and expand upon the current Risk management portfolio to strategically evolve the risk management programme
  • Research and implement best practices in risk management and aid in designing processes to eliminate or mitigate potential risks
  • Evaluate existing policies and procedures to find weaknesses
  • Maintain organized and accessible supporting documentation related to risk reduction & mitigation (e.g. Risk log, insurance policies, DPIAs and other regulatory record keeping obligations)
  • Participate in security board meetings and lead the board in risk identification exercises
  • Supply day to day risk-related support to other departments
  • Project manage programmes related to the implementation of further security or risk mitigation initiatives
  • Create contingency plans to manage crises
  • Initiate policies to comply with safety legislation and industry practices
  • Monitor and audit business critical processes and procedures
  • Evaluate employees’ risk awareness and provide training as required

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Strong computer and research skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent business English
  • Ability to work alone and be self-motivated
  • Project management skills
  • To be able to apply critical thinking to a variety of emergent situations
  • To be detail oriented with excellent analytic, data gathering and problem-solving skills