Sydney C B D
$150000 - $200000 per annum
Job Type
Eugena Gong
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7 months ago
The Role & The Organisation:

In this role you will be the 'go-to' for any operational risk related matters for the whole bank (120+ staff in Australia). You will join a flat structured 2nd LoD Risk team reporting directly into the CRO.

Your Responsibilities:
  • Plan, design, and implement an overall Operational Risk Management Framework (ORMF) and update relevant risk policy documentation.
  • Develop, manage and maintain the Risk Appetite Framework including:
    • Development and maintenance of the Risk Register;
    • Responsibility for coordinating the Risk Profiling process by identifying key risks relevant to each department and the wider Branch;
    • Development and maintenance of Key Risk Indicators (KRI) to support the measurement of actual risk levels;
    • Implementation and oversight of the Risk Acceptance process;
    • Development and maintenance of Risk Reporting.
  • Develop and support a positive Risk Assurance process, lead and facilitate the implementation of the Risk and Control Self-Assessments (RCSA)
  • Provide guidance and assistance to all departments in regards to the development and application of processes, procedures and controls.
  • Undertake operational risk 'deep dives' on individual departments to test controls and coordinate remediation of control improvements
  • Develop a breach & incident reporting process.
  • Update and manage the Business Continuity Plan (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Tests on a regular basis including the documentations.
  • Develop and maintain key relationships throughout the business as necessary, ensuring open and effective risk communications.
  • Coordinate necessary departmental training to assist departments manage their identified risks.
  • Foster a robust framework for upcoming operational risks in Outsourcing Management, Information Security and Data Management etc.

Skill Requirements:
  • Hands-on experience in risk profiling, risk registers maintenance, KRIs, risk appetite reporting, risk and controls assessments / assurance etc.
  • Solid knowledge of operational risk principles and frameworks which apply to banking institutions
  • Ability to translate regulatory requirements (esp. APRA, ASIC & AUSTRAC) into commercial practice and controls
  • High attention to detail and processes
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to influence senior management
  • Self motivated and reliable - capable in leading / driving projects, and stepping up as 2IC when required

For further information on this role or to confidentially apply, please contact Eugena Gong on 02 8227 9200 or apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Only WORD FORMAT CVs will be accepted.