Head of Risk Job 100-120k Dublin Perm

Job description

Head of Risk

Financial Services


Salary range €100 - 120k

Some key duties

  • Maintenance of appropriate risk governance structure to ensure effective risk overshight; Ensure operational and enterprise risks across the company have been identified, are measured (where applicable), communicated and have effective risk management strategies in place
  • Ensuring that all activities conducted are in compliance with governing regulations, internal policies and procedures
  • Ensuring appropriate management, assessment, monitoring and reporting of operational risks
  • Maintenance of effective operational risk framework (including risk maps, control breaches, control weaknesses, key risk indicators) and proactive operational risk function that will advise and influence process change and will consider impact on risk and capital requirements
  • Provide advice, guidance and information to the company to ensure that the required regulatory standards are met
  • Form an independent view of the risks being accepted by the company providing effective challenge on all risk types
  • Participate actively and with authority in committee and board meetings with senior management to report on risk and its management
  • Regular reporting to the Board of Directors
  • Managing meetings and inspections carried out by Regulatory Bodies as applicable
  • Identiying applicable regulations, carrying out risk assessment and suggesting changes to company policies and procedures in order to ensure that compliance risk is adequately monitored and managed
  • Further develop and implement risk identification and risk assessment processes including management of the risk register
  • Ongoing monitoring and oversight of implementation of remedial action as well as trend analysis and escalation of issues identified

Skills & Experience Required

  • Experience working at a senior / head of function within Risk
  • Funds Industry Professional
  • Operational and Enterprise Risk

This role requires travel to London to engage with the wider group

If you are interested in this job description and have the relevant qualifications and experience please call Annmarie on 01 4744645 or send your CV to for consideration


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