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Operational Risk Head

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The Operational Risk Head job has become available for someone wanting to take the next step in their risk Management career in a fast-paced environment.

Our client is seeking a dedicated and experienced Operational Risk Head to join their team. This role is pivotal in developing, implementing, and managing the operational risk framework across the organisation. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying, assessing, monitoring, and mitigating operational risks to ensure the organisation's risk profile is managed within established risk appetite and regulatory requirements. This role offers an opportunity to work in a forward-thinking environment that values innovation and continuous improvement. With opportunities for career advancement and professional development, this role is perfect for those looking to make an impact and shape an organisation's risk management strategy.

  • Develop and implement comprehensive operational risk management framework
  • Oversee identification and assessment of operational risks across all business units
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulatory requirements

What you'll do:

As the Operational Risk Head, you will play a crucial role in shaping the organisation's approach to managing operational risks. You will be tasked with designing a comprehensive framework for managing these risks, ensuring that all policies, procedures, and tools are in place for effective identification, assessment, monitoring, and reporting. Your leadership will be instrumental in promoting a strong culture of risk awareness within the organisation. You will also collaborate closely with various stakeholders both internally and externally to ensure that our approach to managing operational risks aligns with best practices.

  • Design and maintain a comprehensive operational risk management framework, including policies, procedures, and tools to identify, assess, monitor, and report operational risks.
  • Oversee the identification and assessment of operational risks across all business units and processes.
  • Establish effective monitoring and reporting systems to track key operational risk indicators.
  • Lead the investigation and analysis of operational risk incidents.
  • Develop risk mitigation strategies and controls to reduce operational risk exposure.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulatory requirements related to operational risk management.
  • Promote a strong risk culture by providing training on operational risk management practices.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure effective operational risk management.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for the Operational Risk Head position brings a wealth of experience in managing operational risks within the financial services industry. You possess a strong understanding of risk management frameworks and methodologies, and are well-versed in regulatory requirements. Your analytical skills are top-notch, enabling you to solve complex problems with ease. You are an effective communicator who can engage stakeholders at all levels, and your leadership abilities have been proven through your ability to build high-performing teams.

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Administration, Risk Management or related field; advanced degree or professional certifications (e.g., FRM, PRM, CPA) are preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in operational risk management within the financial services industry.
  • Strong understanding of operational risk management frameworks, methodologies, and regulatory requirements.
  • Excellent analytical skills with proven problem-solving abilities.
  • Effective communication skills with ability to engage stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proven leadership experience with ability to build high-performing teams.

What sets this company apart:

Our client offers a dynamic and innovative environment that values continuous improvement. They provide ample opportunities for career advancement and professional development, ensuring that their employees are always at the forefront of their fields. Their competitive compensation package is just one of the ways they show appreciation for the hard work and dedication of their team members. This role offers the chance to play a key part in shaping the organisation's risk management strategy, making a lasting impact on its long-term success.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now!

Apply today by clicking on the link provided!

Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Risk Management

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Taguig

Job Reference: WLQW2S-095CD804

Date posted: 27 May 2024

Consultant: Jerald Yamat

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