Risk Manager

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Risk Manager to join a licensed and regulated Payments company in their Malta office. This is an exciting opportunity for a person with experience of 2 to 5 years in both operational & financial risk to step into the shoes of Risk Manager with this international company. The risk framework is already in place, so you will be required to communicate risk policies and processes for the organisation, provide hands-on development of risk models involving market, credit, and operational risk, assure controls are operating effectively, and provide research and analytical support.  The perfect candidate will have strong Risk management experience and sound understanding of operational risk management. If you have the experience and looking for an exciting role, then GRS look forward to receiving your CV for this Malta based Risk Manager role
  • Continuously updating and improving the overall risk management process for the organisation, which includes an analysis of the financial impact on the company when risks occur.
  • Performing a risk assessment by analysing current risks and identifying potential risks that are affecting the company.
  • Performing a risk evaluation by evaluating the company’s previous handling of risks and comparing potential risks with criteria set out by the company such as costs and legal requirements.
  • Establishing the level of risk, the company is willing to take.
  • Preparing a risk management budget.
  • Reporting risks which are tailored to the relevant audience. (Educating the Board of Directors about the most significant risks to the business; ensuring business heads understand the risks that might affect their departments; ensuring individuals understand their own accountability for individual risks).
  • Explaining external risk posed by corporate governance to stakeholders.
  • Creating Business Continuity Plans to limit risks.
  • Conducting policy and compliance audits, which will include liaising with internal and external auditors.
  • Reviewing any new major contracts or internal business proposal.
  • Building a risk awareness culture amongst staff by providing support and training within the company.
  • 2:1 degree & at least 5 years working experience in financial services; with experience working in a successful regulated environment.
  • Strong Risk management experience and strong understanding of operational risk management framework end to end including operational risk systems, policies, regulatory requirements.
  • Specific experience of Anti-Money Laundering in a regulated environment.
  • Proven track record in the design and implementation of risk and control frameworks.
  • Calm and resilient under pressure with ability to deal with a fast pace of change.
  • Pragmatic and good at working collaboratively with others.
  • Comfortable making impactful decisions by exercising sound judgment in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent influencing, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Super package
  • Great brand
  • International company
  • Lots of travel
  • Exposure to clients in FinTech, Crypto & other sectors!
Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Laura Constantinou, laura@grsrecruitment.com quoting the above job reference or call +356 2778 0664 for further information.


Job Summary
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    27 September 2022
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  • 3552
  • laura@grsrecruitment.com
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