Group Risk Manager

Location
Lancashire
Salary
Competitive based on experience.
Posted
15 Jul 2021
Closes
14 Aug 2021
Ref
1149624
Job Type
Risk, Risk Management
Employer Sector
Retail, Wholesale & FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
0-25% Travel

My client is a market leading online retailer and household name. 

About the position: 

As a Risk Manager within the Group, you'll work to develop and take ownership for risk management across the Group, facilitating the risk management processes, increasing risk awareness and helping to drive improvements to both the risk management process and the internal control environment

Working closely with stakeholders in understanding the priority of requirements, you’ll be facilitating the group’s risk management processes including maintenance of the corporate risk register and business unit risk registers. 

You’ll deliver clear, concise and detailed risk management processes including risk identification and risk assessment tools and techniques. Improving the group’s understanding of risk management and helping to driving an increase in overall risk maturity.

About you:

You’ll be a professional/specialist in your field, comfortable being accountable for the facilitation of risk management and the successful implementation of transformation related activity within Audit & Risk.

You’ll have the ability to manage a variety of stakeholders; promote best practice risk management across the group with other risk or compliance functions, business unit managing directors/senior leaders and employees responsible for risk and control activity.

You’ve got demonstrable knowledge through an appropriate risk management qualification (i.e. undergraduate/postgraduate degree, IRM Diploma or Certificate, APM Risk Certificate, PMI-RMP, MoR Practitioner)

You’ll be an effective problem solver with strong analytics knowledge and a desire to continuously improve processes through innovation.
You’ll have excellent knowledge of the UK & EU risk and regulatory environment.