Job details

Location
Sydney CBD
Salary
AU$140000 - AU$160000 per annum
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
36231_1642133708
Contact
Brydi Ray
Contact email
Email Brydi
Posted
8 days ago

Job details

Location
Sydney CBD
Salary
AU$140000 - AU$160000 per annum
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
36231_1642133708
Contact
Brydi Ray
Contact email
Email Brydi
Posted
8 days ago

Talenza have been engaged by one of Australia's leading Fintech companies to source an experienced Operational Risk Manager.

The Role:

The Operational Risk Manager role is a permanent opportunity to be part of a cohesive team getting involved in innovative, customer-focussed projects, getting exposed to a broader range of tasks at a deeper level, and having a voice in decision making with access to senior leaders.

This is an interesting role and would be well suited to someone who has the willingness to challenge the status quo with a customer lens.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the identification and management of risks, controls, incidents, and issues across the business.
  • Reviewing and challenging existing practices so operational risk is appropriately measured and managed.
  • Maintain the Operational Risk Framework, ensuring policies and practices are consistent with both regulatory and business control requirements.
  • Develop, manage, and maintain the Risk Appetite Framework including:
    • Maintenance of the Risk Register.
    • Coordinating the Risk Profiling process by identifying key risks relevant to each department and the wider business.
    • Maintenance of KRIs to support the measurement of actual risk levels.
    • Implementation and oversight of a Risk Acceptance process.
    • Development and maintenance of risk reporting.
  • Co-develop and support a positive Risk Assurance process.
  • Undertake operational risk 'deep dives' on individual departments to test controls and where necessary coordinate remediation of control improvements.
  • Coordinate necessary departmental training to assist functions manage the identified risks.
  • Review Breach & Incident process.
  • Champion a strong risk culture and provide SME guidance on new services/products.
  • Develop and maintain key relationships throughout the business as necessary, ensuring open and effective risk communications.

Skills & Experience Needed:

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in Operational Risk Management, preferably in retail banking (lending) or a financial services organisation.
  • Knowledge of operational risk principles and frameworks; and ideally have developed / implemented / operationalised such either as part of a team or individually.
  • Sound knowledge of residential lending.
  • Experience in or an evident passion for Fintech.
  • An overwhelmingly positive attitude, with demonstrated ability to focus on and take ownership for both personal and team results (e.g. quality, deadlines, process improvement, etc).
  • Strong stakeholder management, collaboration, and influencing skills.

Benefits:

  • It's an exciting time to be part of a talented team, as they continue an incredible velocity of innovation and growth.
  • Enjoy the benefits of working in modern offices in Sydney, being part of a cohesive and passionate team, who love to celebrate success.
  • Work for one of Australia's leading Fintech companies who are quickly making their mark in the financial industry.

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