Group Risk Senior Manager

Sector: Retail Banking And Credit
Area: Finance And Risk
Ref: 12781
Location: Ireland
Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits incl. car allowance
Contact: Robin Craig

Group Risk – Senior Manager – Retail Banking

Leading retail bank is seeking to hire an experienced risk professional to join their Group Risk function. This bank is a listed entity and is under supervision of the ECB so this role will be responsible for management of prudential risk across the Group. This is a high profile role within the Group Risk function and is a “controlled function” which requires Central Bank approval.


 Roles / Responsibilities:

-          Designing annual risk assurance plan.

-          Work with Compliance and Group Risk to identify key areas for prudential risk reviews.

-          Design the annual prudential risk assurance plan.

-          Project manage the successful delivery of the risk assurance plan.

-          Ensure high quality risk reporting to key stakeholders and Board

-          Monitor and track all remediation actions

-          Ensure Group compliance with external regulators – CBI, ECB, FSA and other bodies.

-          Keep abreast of external macro risk factors and global developments which impact on the Groups prudential risk assurance.

-          Review and improve existing procedures, processes and risk reporting.

-          Manage multiple risk related projects for Group Risk and Compliance functions


Education / Requirements:

-          Must have experience working in a senior risk role in financial services, preferably in a Central Bank approved “controlled function”  

-          Detailed knowledge of the European banking sector regulatory environment and regulatory requirements.

-          A professional accountancy, risk or compliance qualification will be preferable.

-          Prior experience working with external regulators highly advantageous (CBI, FSA & ECB)

-          Ability to work in a pressurised and deadline drive environment

-          First rate presentation and communication skills a must.



If you would like to discuss this exciting opportunity further, please apply by sending your CV to the job advert or call Robin Craig on +353 1 8746770 for a confidential conversation.

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