Senior Risk Consultant Job Description

Senior Risk Consultant Job Description

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Senior risk consultant provides subject matter expert advice to internal and external audience for risk management topics including product valuation methods, scenario based risk analysis and portfolio risk reporting standards.

Senior Risk Consultant Duties & Responsibilities

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Interview client personnel to document business processes, identify key risks and assist in the development testing procedures
Identify examination issues and conflicts
Plan and execute less complex portions of technology risk and control projects to pro-actively address operational risk management needs, including 3rd party requirements
Assist facilitating deployment and maintenance of Technology risk and controls model with assigned Technology teams using industry standard models (e.g., COBIT5, ITIL, NIST) as references
Coordinate with Risk & Control Services (RCS) and other audit and compliance functions to align work and deliverables with the Technology Risk Office operating model
Analysing and challenging changes to the Group's funding and liquidity risk exposures
Providing oversight of Liquidity & Funding Management and Balance Sheet Management
Reviewing and confirming the business' adherence to funding & liquidity risk appetite settings, including review and interpretation of trends
Providing regular risk reporting to GALCO and GRRMC for liquidity and funding risk
Preparing the enterprise wide liquidity risk oversight reporting drawing upon key information available in the Groups branches and subsidiaries

Senior Risk Consultant Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Senior Risk Consultant

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Education for Senior Risk Consultant

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Employers hiring for the senior risk consultant job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Accounting, Engineering, Business, Management, Finance, Education, Computer Science, Mathematics, Science, Economics

Skills for Senior Risk Consultant

Desired skills for senior risk consultant include:

NFPA standards is desirable
Primavera Risk Analysis
Predict! Software Suite

Desired experience for senior risk consultant includes:

Experience with financial applications and trading systems a definite asset
At least 6 months experience in Experience on Linux and Unix (Red Hat, Sun Solaris and AIX preferred) systems
Providing input for framework and policy reviews, updates, and communication into the business
Actively participates in determining which risks which should/can be monitored
Designs dashboards for reporting risks
Ensures that all relevant data needed for accurate risk metric tracking and response is duly collected and circulated

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Senior Risk Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of senior risk consultant. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for senior risk consultant
  • Recommend improvements to internal controls to ensure/enhance compliance with company policies
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements to increase effectiveness and/or gain efficiencies
  • Communicate results of audits and reviews to management and work with management to develop remediation plans
  • Follow up with management to confirm remediation plans have been completed as scheduled
  • Participate in ongoing risk assessments
  • Assist Managing Directors, Directors and Senior Managers/Managers with various initiatives related to business development and practice development
  • Handle multiple work streams within the same or multiple client environments
  • Embrace MorganFranklin’s quality assurance methodologies and our approach to client service, and articulate the same to staff levels below you
  • Review Consultants’ progress to ensure compliance with audit program and professional standards
  • Review timelines and budget and ensure compliance with customer needs
Qualifications for senior risk consultant
  • Polished and professional verbal communication skills, experienced facilitator and briefer
  • Ability to adapt and apply information to new scenarios and technologies
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or related fields, or equivalent demonstrated work experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and experience in developing strong relationships, either with clients (as a consultant) or across different departments (within an organisation)
  • Contribute to complex, high-quality engagements related to effective programme, project, financial and people management
  • Master degree in Finance, Banking and/or Quantitative Sciences

Senior Risk Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a senior risk consultant. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for senior risk consultant
  • Have the opportunity to work with companies for which the challenges related to security are significant aspects in reaching their business objectives
  • Introduce and maintain In-life end to end process and policy management – identifying requirements, , ensuring compliance and best practice to foster continuous improvement aligning to the wider product portfolio as required
  • Represent Credit Risk In-life in key governance meetings and operational forums to promote the successful adoption of initiatives and policies within the wider business
  • Coordinate IT audits conducted by Audit Services, regulators, clients and third party auditors
  • Assist and actively participate in the team’s plans to achieve our goals, including those that originate from Global IRM (our oversight team) and the business
  • Be part of an active team who remains current on emerging risks and technologies, key developments and strategies for the businesses we support
  • Lead in conducting information risk assessments as assigned to the team
  • Analysis and insights on how Finance functions are performing, trends
  • Developing lasting relationships with clients
  • Leading the delivery of safety engineering projects, primarily in the defence domain, ensuring they are completed on budget and to the client’s satisfaction
Qualifications for senior risk consultant
  • Knowledge of Database Software Systems a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in business, accounting, finance, computer science, information systems, engineering, or a related discipline and approximately 3 plus years of related work experience required
  • Bachelor's degree or above in any discipline
  • A broad understanding of Project/Programme Management methodologies and tools such as Primavera P6/MS Project
  • An ability to develop client relationships and generate business development opportunities in conjunction with the Regional Head of Risk Management
  • An ability to work with limited supervision, both individually and as part of a team

Senior Risk Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a senior risk consultant. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for senior risk consultant
  • To take prospective new business opportunities from concept, write the proposal, develop the project methodology and create the project execution plan
  • To build and manage the project team to deliver to quality, time and budget
  • To develop a pipeline of propositions to create and sustain innovative ERR projects and grow the Practice’s book of business
  • To manage the client relationship throughout the full process
  • To develop and build relationships internally with colleagues to develop cross selling opportunities
  • Develops and assists in the implementation of focused consultative services to improve the client's exposure to business loss through concise service objectives
  • Works with underwriting as needed to evaluate risks (including job site visits), retain existing accounts and support new business opportunities
  • Identifies and produces new programs to promote and support risk engineering goals and customer needs
  • Performs complete risk evaluations and job site visits to identify client exposures and evaluate controls
  • Experience analyzing and making recommendations for regulatory compliance processes
Qualifications for senior risk consultant
  • Manage multiple priorities given aggressive timelines
  • Considerable/expert experience in risk topics, discipline or industry sector including Construction, Healthcare, Machinery Safety, Manufacturing, Product Safety & Recall, Transportation, Warehousing & Retail
  • 2 years people leadership is an asset
  • Able to gain consensus, unite disparate ideas with practical work/project plans
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in information technology and/or information security and compliance
  • Professional loss control certification preferred to include CSP, PE, CPCU, ARM

Senior Risk Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of senior risk consultant. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for senior risk consultant
  • Maintain operational risk policies that reflects best practice
  • Pro-actively assess operational risks and assist in developing risk mitigation strategies
  • Perform periodic risk assessments, routine reviews, audits and tests to ensure successful implementation of operational risk policies, procedures, and controls through surveillance, monitoring and examinations
  • Assists in performing root cause analysis on identified risk events to make recommended improvements to prevent future re-occurrence
  • Help to analyze identified trends in the key risk metrics reported to Investments and enterprise leadership
  • Assist in compilation and production of documents related to internal audit, external audit, and enterprise requests
  • Participate in developing change management plans and roadmaps to deploy new risk and control methods based upon enterprise standards
  • Consider and suggest methods to improve risk analysis and reporting
  • Act as a role model by living our purpose and value, challenging others to make impact that matters and setting strategic direction to deliver exceptional service for our clients
  • Possess strong communication and relationship building skills and be able to influence clients and teams
Qualifications for senior risk consultant
  • Experience in financial institutes / entertainment industry is an advantage
  • Proficiency in MS Office, especially PowerPoint and Word
  • Quick learner and good problem solving skills
  • Superior Microsoft Office suite skills Excel is required
  • Development of risk management policies, processes and procedures
  • Assessment of clients’ risk management policies and procedures

Senior Risk Consultant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a senior risk consultant. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for senior risk consultant
  • Drive operational risk management culture, behaviors and accountability with executives and senior management partners as Line 2 risk leader
  • Identify and oversee resolution of risk issues and internal control failures
  • Decision risk matters with lines of business and escalate to executive management if necessary
  • Lead management responses and corrective actions for identified risk management issues and regulatory examination findings
  • Monitoring and reporting of aggregate operational risks to governance committees and executive management
  • Responsible for risk assessment and risk acceptance/avoidance decision for new and expanded products and services along with Line 1 executive and senior management partners
  • Serve as risk leader for projects and process changes
  • Advance the operational risk management framework and program, including new products/services risk assessment, operational events tracking, root cause analysis and operational losses
  • May assist across sales, delivery and solution expansion/development cycle
  • Understanding client's business objective and requirements and setting up client's expectation
Qualifications for senior risk consultant
  • 1 - 2 years experienced in IT Implementation, IT Security, IT audit, IT Security Assessment (Penetration Test), IT Implementation, Network, Application development and/or IT operations preferably in a professional firm
  • Familiar with ISO/IEC 27000, ISO/IEC 20000 standards and frameworks such as COBIT, OSSTMM, ITIL and OWASP
  • Experienced in Data Loss Protection is advantage
  • Ability to adopt in learning new things
  • Bachelor degree or above in Finance, Accounting, Business or other relevant discipline from a recognized university
  • Good knowledge of risk management and controls concepts, leading industry practices

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