Head of Risk

Job description

Head of Risk

Financial Services

Dublin city centre


**Closing date for applications – 21 January 2021

Our client, an Irish financial services institution, is looking for a new Head of Risk to join their team. This position covers financial, investment and enterprise risk.

The successful candidate will lead the risk function by providing independent oversight and subject matter expertise on risk management strategy.

Responsibilities include:

  • Attend monthly meetings with executive management team to provide input on matters related to risk management
  • Develop the risk strategy along with executive management team and CEO
  • Implement and maintain the risk management framework
  • Lead effective 2nd line independent oversight


  • Extensive experience in senior positions within risk in funds/investment banking
  • Relevant degree/Masters in Business/Finance/Compliance required
  • Ability to lead and develop and existing team
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Subject matter expert in risk.

If this job matches your skills and experience, get in touch with Sarah today on 01 9619725 or at

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