Head of Risk

A well-established Maltese financial institution is currently seeking to recruit a Head of Risk responsible for the development and implementation of an overall risk management statement and framework. If you think you have what it takes, we’d love to hear from you!

What is expected of you?

  • Formulate, articulate and develop a risk appetite and infrastructure statement in line with the business strategic objectives

  • Establish and develop all risk controls required by the regulatory frameworks to remain within the agreed risk appetite.

  • Ensuring that the Risk and Control Frameworks are adequate, effective, and updated as approved by the Senior Management

  • Report Risk Information and Management Information to the management and Board committee

  • Work closely with members of the management committee to develop key risk control documents such as the capital, credit, operational, conduct adequacy

  • Develop Operational & Conduct Risk Management frameworks of the Institution including policies, procedures, methodology and MI

  • Develop the methodologies for calculating the various risk drivers for both capital and liquidity including the stress testing framework

  • Oversee fraud risk management ensuring processes and controls are fit for purpose and managed.

What are you expected to bring?

  • 5+ years’ experience in a similar role

  • Excellent leadership and mentoring skills

  • Strong computer and research skills

  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

What's in it for you?

  • An attractive salary

  • A professional working environment