Risk Manager - Cork

04 Mar 2019

Senior Risk Leader in a National Risk Management team

Senior Risk Leader

Morgan McKinley have been engaged by this key client in Cork to recruit a Senior Risk Leader to join their national Risk Management team. In this role you will work with a number of internal and external business partners to support multiple projects across the business.

The team is responsible for developing and implementing risk management policy and framework and assisting the business in ensuring that appropriate risk management processes are in place to identify, measure, monitor and report their risk profile. You will work closely with teams across all levels of the organisation to influence their behaviours to ensure risk and resilience best practice is clearly demonstrated.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the Group Risk Manager in implementing, managing and driving the risk management and resilience frameworks ensuring leading practices are implemented across the business
  • Taking the lead in delivering key Group-wide risk & resilience projects or initiatives and providing risk expertise and support to business projects and governance fora as required
  • Undertake a key role in planning, designing and implementing the overall risk management framework and process
  • Develop and coordinate plans and assurance schedules for business continuity and crisis management
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives and ensure appropriate reporting dashboards are developed and reported
  • Ensure that risks are being anticipated and managed by engaging with key business stakeholders and by participating or leading relevant meetings on key risk areas.
  • Assist in the development of, and drive a culture of risk awareness and engaging risk management at all levels across the organisation.

Experience & Requirements

  • 5+ years' experience in a risk management role
  • Relevant third level qualification
  • Experienced with initiating and maintaining strategic relationships both internally and externally, using strong influencing skills to achieve business goals
  • Experienced in carrying out Risk Reviews and then implementing the recommendations

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

David Foley's picture
Senior Consultant | Financial Services Recruitment
Cork 021 2300437 | dfoley@morganmckinley.ie