Chief Risk Officer

Malta  |  €90,000 - €120,000  

Our client, operating within the Financial Services is seeking to recruit a Chief Risk Officer to join their team of professionals. The selected candidate will be managing a team and have the following responsibilities, whilst having a direct reporting line to the CEO and the Board of Directors :

  • Identifying potential threats to the financial and economic model and stability of the Company
  • Recognizing operational, financial, operational, AML, and reputational risks and classifying them whilst undertaking preventive action to mitigate the risks
  • Detecting potential threats to operational efficiency including underperforming resources, employee liabilities, business model deficiencies and safety risks
  • Delivering regular risk analysis reports to the Board, together with actionable plans for the management of risk
  • Preparing and maintaining internal and external data gathering for risk analysis and reporting
  • Coordinating programs designed to minimize threats and anticipate threats within each function in the organization
  • Overseeing the Business Risk Assessment and Customer Risk Assessment programs
  • Conducting regular risk assessments for the area falling within the risk register
  • Effecting due reporting with competent regulatory authorities, as applicable
  • Managing and preparing all documentation related to risk assessments and reviews of standard operating procedures

The selected candidate will also have the following additional duties:

  • Will sit in the organization's Executive Committee
  • Will sit in the organization's ALCO

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Have a minimum of ten (10) years continuous work experience in risk management and related functions with licensed and regulated entities within financial services
  • Hold a PQ clearance by the MFSA, or willingness and competence to undertake the certification process

Education & Experience

In possession of a first degree in an area related to risk management, financial services

Job Reference: KX623

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    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Senior Management
  • Employer industry
    Financial Services
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