Risk Manager

Job description

In line with our continued expansion we are looking for a mature and reliable person to pro-actively lead and manage the Group’s Risk Management function.


  • Managing the Company’s risk management initiatives by effectively monitoring and identifying risks, implementing risk mitigation strategies, developing, and translating strategies into projects and processes to ensure adherence to desired business outcomes and department standards
  • Managing the Company’s Risk Management Policies & Procedures
  • Implementing the Company’s Risk Monitoring Programme and ensuring this is updated to capture all business risk areas at all times
  • Growing the risk management department in line with business needs
  • Monitoring client and proprietary open positions across multiple assets classes and implementing processes to optimise exposures levels at all times
  • Driving innovation in risk management processes by identifying opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Drafting regular reports to the Risk & Audit Committee and Board of Directors of the Company as needed from time to time
  • Providing regular training among staff with respect to all risk aspects, including the use of operational risk tools and processes 
  • Keeping abreast of regulatory changes and industry best practices in the field of risk management




Requirements

  • In possession of, or working towards, a professional qualification in Risk Management
  • At least 3 years of previous work experience in a similar role
  • Highly computer literate with a very strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • In possession of MFSA approval as a Risk Manager

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.