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Risk Technician (O911045)

Douglas, Isle of Man

Compliance & Legal

Salary dependant of experience

Full time / Permanent

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Job description


Our leading Financial Services Sector Client is continuing a high growth trajectory, coupled with an ambitious transformation programme. They are now seeking a Risk Technician to assist with developing and delivering Enterprise Risk Management across the organisation, including to our colleagues in regional offices.

Role Profile

  • Contribute to, and develop the Risk function's reporting and governance responsibilities
  • Collate and review data on risks, risk events, monitoring of performance against risk appetite, regulatory developments, compliance monitoring and financial crime to provide insightful commentary to Boards and Committees
  • Perform ongoing analysis of risk data to assure and develop its completeness, relevance, and integrity,
  • Develop scenario analyses for ORSA production
  • Oversee 1st line risk and event capture, escalation and reporting across the International business
  • Oversee and advise on Risk and Control Self Assessments (RCSA)
  • Support work undertaken within the Risk Function in line with the Enterprise Risk Policy
  • Promote a risk aware culture within the International business
  • Undertake risk assurance activity in line with the agreed plan
  • Work with the International Business to develop and maintain a suite of indicators that can be used to monitor and report upon risk
  • Establish, foster, and maintain good relationships with all levels of staff across International to promote a risk aware culture
  • Provide proactive challenge to the 1st line on current and future initiatives, influencing the outcome to optimise the balance between risk and reward

Person Profile

  • Preferable to have experience working in financial services and a Risk function in particular
  • Reasonable working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Someone prepared to 'live' the Core Values
  • Inquisitive and tenacious - with the ability to identify control and process improvements
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Be professionally and personally prepared to 'stand up' for what is right (being brave)
  • Team player (with the ability to work independently as necessary)
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to influence and engage others in the risk agenda of the business.
  • To be practised at extracting and sharing relevant information to improve wider understanding of Risk Management Positive attitude to achieving individual, team and company goals
  • Prepared to help other team members
  • Meet target times whilst under pressure
  • Attention to detail ensuring high quality output at all times
  • Good Analytical & investigative skills
  • Presentation and influencing skills
  • Good communication and good organisational skills
  • Computer literate in Microsoft office
  • Awareness of IOM FSA and FCA regulations
  • In depth specialist knowledge of risk management techniques and tools gained through experience
  • Preferable to be graduate calibre
  • A Risk Management qualification or working towards one

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