Senior Operational Risk and Compliance Manager

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: AU$120000 - AU$160000 per annum
REF: BBBH216782_1515564003

This is a unique opportunity to be part of a growing Financial Services organisation in a Senior Operational Risk and Compliance role on a 2 year contract basis. This leading organisation assists customers with critical services throughout Australia.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing the organisations risk control framework and management procedure, instilling a culture of continuous improvement
  • Update and implement the policies and procedures of the funds risk management, internal controls and compliance.
  • Accountability for risk identification, measurement, monitoring, assessment and control, according to the annual risk management plan;
  • Ensure the company's risk management framework is in full compliance with Head Office and Australian Regulatory authorities' requirements and prevent any significant risk events
  • Monitoring and analysing trends in mitigating risks, including risk treatment plans
  • Developing and delivering enterprise risk management training and education programs to promote risk management knowledge, tools and tools to all work areas
  • Reporting and providing insights on risk management issues for key stakeholders at the Executive level


  • Deep experience within Risk Management and Compliance gained either or partially or wholly within financial services or not for profit sectors.
  • Business partnering skills with the ability to work closely with the Regulators whilst managing the company's interests and agenda.
  • Analytical mind and excellent problem solving skills, able to interpret complex regulatory policy and establish solutions for its implementation and fast adoption.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills, able to work within a constantly changing business whilst maintaining essential independence.
  • Excellent academic background
  • Experience in Risk Management Facilitation and designing of educational training programs

If this role appeals to you, please apply or contact Mathew Lewis on 03 8629 1033 for a confidential discussion.