Head of Enterprise Risk- Contract

Job Title: Head of Enterprise Risk- Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dublin City Centre, Dublin
Salary: Negotiable
REF: VR1202_1581507466
Contact Name: Vanessa Rohr
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Our client is seeking a contractor for an initial 6 month assignment as the Head of Enterprise Risk supporting the Chief Risk and Compliance Officer.

The organisation is undergoing major transformation making this a very exciting opportunity to help steer these changes.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Detailed knowledge of risk frameworks, risk appetite and risk policies and their practical application to the insurance and fund management industry including Internal model governance, Data governance and standards, Risk mitigation techniques, Internal control standards and testing, Solvency II (insurance only) and other regulatory standards and requirements for risk management
  • Experience of producing Pillar III reporting, in particular ORSA
  • Detailed knowledge of governance practices and risk culture monitoring and management
  • Strong knowledge of life & pensions and savings & investment products, markets and competitors, best management practices
  • Knowledge of CBI regulatory requirements and standards which apply to the areas under your control and to you as an individual.
  • Able to look beyond face value, ask the right questions and make links and connections across the organisation and between similar situations
  • Significant experience of risk management and oversight in the Insurance and/or Fund Management industry.
  • Strong Experience of writing board/committee papers and strategy documents and presenting at Board or Exec Level committees
  • Commercially focused. Gravitas and pragmatism with ability to influence.
  • Strong leadership skills, with capability to inspire a team and lead it to success
  • Persistent and resilient in the face of challenge
  • Relevant Risk qualifications or equivalent required

On offer is an attractive day rate with a longer term possibilities!