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Risk Manager

Job description

Risk Manager                      Permanent                   €65,000

This role reports to the Director of Operations and works closely with Operations and
Compliance teams on a day to day basis. This role holds responsibility for embedding risk
management frameworks into the operational procedures, and where defects are found making
sure corrective action is taken.

 Responsibilities:

  • Lead, advise, challenge, and support the Operations team regarding risk management activities
  • Call out any material operational risk issues and incidents to functional management and/or the relevant operational risk governance forum
  • Perform independent review and quality assurance on controls/processes
  • Handle reporting of incidents to ensure clear and sufficient information is recorded,including the root cause and risk classification

Qualification & Experience: 

  • Strong compliance experience in consumer finance, with knowledge of financial services
  • Experience of the regulatory requirements within FCA Handbook and other relevant regulatory bodies
  • Experience in a fintech business or financial institution particularly as it relates to the monitoring and testing of first line risk
  • Proven ability to influence and challenge senior stakeholders and peers
  • Ability to work across projects and BAU to deliver to deadlines

 Please contact Paul O'Riordan today on 4744663 or e-mail:poriordan@sigmar.ie 

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