• Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aston Carter AUS
  • 2019-03-19

Senior Manager Operational Risk

  • Full time
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • 19 Mar 19

Senior Manager Operational Risk


Aston Carter are looking for an experienced Senior Manager Operational Risk to join one of Australia's leading Investment houses. The client are a multi-billion dollar fund manager with an industry leading reputation across Financial Marketas well as Infrastructure and Asset Management.

The Senior Manager Operational Risk will be a senior leader within the group function delivering a hybrid role across internal advisory and risk framework execution. The role will partner closely with the Executive Leadership team to ensure a robust risk framework is implemented at both a group and a divisional level. Key responsibilities include;
  • Close partnership with the Group CRO and Group Head of Operational Risk to deliver a best in class framework for the group,
  • Ownership over the annual internal audit process and regular risk assessment monitoring process,
  • Take a key project lead role in the implementation of a new ERM platform,
  • Ownwership over the breach identification, remediation and analysis process,
  • Maintainenance of a close working relationship with key regulatory bodies, including APRA and ASIC.
  • Act as an internal consultant providing regular consultative guidance to the senior leadership team around risk appetite, risk management and governance environment.
  • Design and implement a rigorous risk identifcation and risk profiling framework.
  • Partner with the Operational Risk and Internal Audit function across Financial Markets, Infrastructure and Asset Management divisions to instil an enterprise wide risk culture.
  • Coach, mentor and develop the Group Operational Risk team.
To be successful in the role you will have
  • A Bachelor Degree across Finance, Accounting, Economics or Commerce and have completed post-graduate studies.
  • A demonstrated background across Risk, Audit orAssurance Consulting that you have paired with experience within a Financial Services or Funds Management Institution.
  • A proven ability to engage and develop a team.
  • A keen interest and passion for senior executive partnering and driving industry best practice within an organisation.
To discuss the role further please click apply or contact Braedon Jones in our Sydney office on 02 9087 6220.