Group Risk Manager

Location West Sussex
Discipline: Audit, Risk & Compliance
Job type: Permanent
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Job ref: J4495
Published: about 1 month ago
We are partnering closely with a rapidly growing General Insurer for an all-encompassing Group Risk Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring and managing risk exposure for the company, providing boards and senior leadership with challenge, support and guidance as to the implementation of the risk framework. Key Responsibilities: • Act as the Risk Management SME and business partner for the relevant business unit • Lead the Risk & Control Self-Assessment process for the relevant business unit. • Provide specialist Risk Management support and challenge leading to the identification and assessment of new risks. • Serve as primary point of contact for implementation of the Risk Management Framework • Lead the monthly Pillar as risk management in governance meetings held by executives • Own named aspects of the Risk Management Framework, and lead development of these to best-in-class standard, syndicating these with executive stakeholders across the Group, gaining approval for these and leading implementation of these aspects across the Group • Monitoring Board approved Risk Appetite • Regular review of the Risk Management Programmes • Deputise for the Head of Risk & Risk & Compliance Director as required • Attend Group companies Audit & Risk Committees when required The Ideal Candidate should have: • 2-3 years minimum Risk Management experience • Influencing and networking with senior stakeholders • Insurance industry relevant to Risk Management and Corporate Governance