BIG 4 Senior Risk Manager

  • Competitive salary + benefits incl. car allowance
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Paragon Executive
  • 19 Sep 17

Leading retail bank is seeking to hire a BIG 4 ACA from Financial Services Audit & Assurance team with strong Regulatory Risk experience. New role on the Group Risk function for this leading Irish retail bank.

Group Risk – Senior Manager – Retail Banking

Leading retail bank is seeking to hire an experienced risk professional to join their Group Risk function. This bank is a listed entity and is under supervision of the ECB so this role will be responsible for management of prudential risk across the Group. This is a high profile role within the Group Risk function and is a “controlled function” which requires Central Bank approval.


 Roles / Responsibilities:

  • Designing annual risk assurance plan.
  • Work with Compliance and Group Risk to identify key areas for prudential risk reviews.
  • Design the annual prudential risk assurance plan.
  • Project manage the successful delivery of the risk assurance plan.
  • Ensure high quality risk reporting to key stakeholders and Board
  • Monitor and track all remediation actions
  • Ensure Group compliance with external regulators – CBI, ECB, FSA and other bodies.
  • Keep abreast of external macro risk factors and global developments which impact on the Groups prudential risk assurance.
  • Review and improve existing procedures, processes and risk reporting.
  • Manage multiple risk related projects for Group Risk and Compliance functions


Education / Requirements:

  • Must have experience working in a senior risk role in financial services, preferably in a Central Bank approved “controlled function”  
  • Detailed knowledge of the European banking sector regulatory environment and regulatory requirements.
  • A professional accountancy, risk or compliance qualification will be preferable.
  • Prior experience working with external regulators highly advantageous (CBI, FSA & ECB)
  • Ability to work in a pressurised and deadline drive environment
  • First rate presentation and communication skills a must.


If you would like to discuss this exciting opportunity further, please apply by sending your CV to the job advert or call Robin Craig on +353 1 8746770 for a confidential conversation.