Head of Operational Risk

  • €100,000-120,000
  • Dublin, Leinster, Irland
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Paragon Executive
  • 15 Jan 17

An international bank with substantial Dublin based operations has a requirement for a senior operational risk professional to join their group risk function. . You will lead a programme designed to extend the reach of Operational Risk into the business and determine the impact of regulatory change.

Your role:

  • Designing and continuously improving operational risk controls and reporting
  • Conducting regular risk self-assessments with managers across all the functions
  • Develop the operational risk function as a centre of knowledge for all business activities
  • Represent the bank as subject matter expert to external parties such as regulators and auditors
  • Play a key role in new product planning process to ensure that all processes meet operation risk guidelines

Your background:

  • You will ideally have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in operational risk or control function in the financial services sector
  • Excellent technical knowledge and skills, particularly with regard to the organisation, processes and systems used in a wholesale banking business.
  • Strong capital markets product knowledge is essential, and especially experience of derivatives & structured products
  • You will bring strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels of the organisation

This role will provide you with an opportunity to join a changing institution, and play a key role in how operational risk is viewed in the organisation.

Salary: €100,000+

For further information, or to discuss your next step in your risk career, please contact Paul O’Reilly at Paragon Executive Intelligence on +353 (0)1 8746770.  To apply, please submit your CV through the website.