Head of Risk

We are seeking a Head of Risk to join our Risk & Compliance team located in the Melbourne CBD. This role is a rare opportunity to obtain a 360° exposure to the Bank's operations. You may be from a financial services background, or a professional services firm looking to make your first step into industry.

Reporting to the Chief Risk Officer, this role is primarily responsible for senior leadership of the Risk team and the development of robust frameworks, processes and systems for the identification, management, mitigation and monitoring of risk across the Bank. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Oversight of management of the Bank's risks, including strategic, credit, market, liquidity and operational risk.
  • Development and embedding of the risk management framework
  • Development and execution of the 2nd Line control assurance plan
  • Reporting to the Executive and Board on the Bank's risk exposures
  • Management of a small team

You will preferably have:

  • Experience implementing and embedding an enterprise risk management system
  • Experience in risk assessment, mitigation and remediation
  • A strong knowledge of retail banking operations
  • Demonstrated experience driving risk culture within the business
  • Excellent communication skills – both written (executive and board reports) as well as verbal

How to apply

If you feel you have the skills and experience to be successful in this role, then we would like to hear from you. Email your cover letter and CV to careers@bankvic.com.au.

BSB: 704 230

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