Chief Risk Officer

  • Company:
    Robert Walters
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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An exciting opportunity has opened for an experienced risk and wholesale credit professional to lead the risk team at a multinational banking firm.

This organisation is one of the largest multinational banking firms in the world and is highly regarded both in the Auckland market and overseas.

About the role:
The purpose of this role is to lead and manage the bank’s team of dedicated risk management professionals. The Chief Risk Officer will also be responsible for overseeing and developing a comprehensive risk-management framework.

Key Responsibilities:
• Implement and maintain a sound Enterprise-wide Risk Management Framework, measuring risk and providing quantitative analytical support to the lines of business in risk measurement, modelling and reporting.
• Identify known and emerging risks, measure, monitor and report on the Bank’s risk profile to the Senior Management and the Board of Directors.
• Facilitate the maintenance of risk policies including credit risk, market risk, liquidity risk, etc.
• Bring strong local knowledge, lending assessment skills and experience to broaden the depth of credit and risk management of the bank.

Key Requirements:
• A minimum of ten years of financial services experience in risk oversight roles covering credit, counter-party, investment, market, liquidity and operational risk.
• Proven experience in implementing and managing Enterprise Risk Management strategy and governance, risk and compliance activities.
• Strong people management skills with proven leadership abilities that motivate both direct and indirect teams to perform at their best.
• Risk Management professional certification would be an asset.
• Good knowledge and grasp of banking practices, financial markets, Basel III, and products at a higher level and awareness of the country regulatory framework.

This is an exciting opportunity to make your mark in a world renowned banking organisation.