Testing Officer

Job description

Job: Testing Officer 

Salary: €60K

Location: Dublin 18 

Key Requirements

  • Third level qualification, with 1-2 years + relevant audit, risk, compliance or regulatory experience within a banking/financial Services or professional services environment;
  • Experience in scoping and executing either audit/risk/compliance or regulatory testing programmes;
  • Experience in drafting audit/risk/compliance and/or regulatory reports;
  • Experience in the management and resolution of identified audit/risk and/or compliance issues;
  • Ability to quickly understand and interpret technical information (including EU prudential/domestic regulations applicable to Credit Institutions) and apply to the testing operational environment;
  • Ability to plan, organise and deliver high quality and accurate testing work within defined timelines; 
  • Ability to understand EFS’s operational dynamics and quickly build professional relationships with key stakeholders group-wide;
  • Able to both work effectively within a team environment and independently as required;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Proficient in MS Office with a strong working knowledge of Excel.

Key Responsibilities

      • Assist in the planning and execution of the annual testing programme;
      • Assist in identifying applicable regulatory requirements to facilitate core knowledge development and to inform the scoping of test areas;
      • Assist in the completion and delivery of end state testing reports;
      • Assist in the management and resolution of identified issues;
      • Support as necessary the continuing development and optimisation of testing policies and procedures and the overarching Prudential Risk Assurance Framework;
      • Support business function stakeholders in designing, implementing and embedding effective internal controls to mitigate relevant risks identified pursuant to the testing programme; 
      • Facilitate as necessary the resolution of group/local Internal Audit queries;
      • Contribute as necessary to EFS organisational projects which require direct input from the testing function.

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