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Risk Manager

  • Location

    Malta

  • Sector:

    Fintech

  • Salary:

    Attractive & Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Marco Lia

  • Job Reference:

    8997

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry:

    2022-02-15

  • Client Details:

    Castille

  • Skills tags:

    Audit , Operational Risk , Risk

Risk Manager being sought by a Cryptocurrency Trading Platform.

You will be responsible for driving forward the business Risk Management approach, execution, and operations, conducting extensive research and assessments to evaluate risk levels and develop contingency plans and solutions that reduce and control risks and liabilities.  

Responsibilities 

  • Designing and implementing an overall risk management process for the organisation, which includes an analysis of the financial impact on the company when risks occur  

  • Performing a risk assessment: Analysing current risks and identifying potential risks that are affecting the company  

  • Performing a risk evaluation: Evaluating the company’s previous handling of risks, and comparing potential risks with criteria set out by the company such as costs and legal requirements  

  • Establishing the level of risk the company are willing to take  

  • Risk reporting tailored to the relevant audience. (Educating the board of directors about the most significant risks to the business; ensuring business heads understand the risks that might affect their departments; ensuring individuals understand their own accountability for individual risks)  

  • Explaining the external risk posed by corporate governance to stakeholders  

  • Creating business continuity plans to limit risks  

  • Implementing health and safety measures, and purchasing insurance  

  • Conducting policy and compliance audits, which will include liaising with internal and external auditors  

  • Maintaining records of insurance policies and claims  

  • Reviewing any new major contracts or internal business proposals  

  • Building risk awareness amongst staff by providing support and training within the company 

Requirements 

  • Bachelors Degree in Risk Management, Finance, Law, or related field required;  

  • Professional Risk Manager (PRM) certification is a plus  

  • Proven experience as a Risk Manager  

  • Knowledge of risk assessment and control  

  • Experience with auditing and reporting procedures  

  • Familiarity with FinTech industry compliance standards and regulations  

  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude  

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills  

  • Excellent command of the English language (both written and spoken)  

  • Experience or understanding of the blockchain and cryptocurrency market and business 

Benefits:

  • Free Health Insurance
  • Discretionary Yearly Bonus
  • Flexible working Hours
  • Remote Working option