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Chief Risk Officer - Funds - 3 Month Contract

REF J44987
Location: Co. Dublin
Employment Type: Contract
Salary: Negotiable

Our client, a global financial services company in Dublin city centre is currently seeking a Chief Risk Officer, Funds on a daily rate contract for 3 months. The role will report into a local European Head of Risk and you will be responsible for oversight of all risk areas including credit, market and operational areas.. There is strong scope for extension of contract as well as permanency depending on business requirements.

The Job:

• Work closely with Legal Entity stakeholders across support and operational business areas
• Identify, schedule and deliver the risk related legal entity requirements
• Ensure that Ireland Fund Companies have all necessary risk information
• Set risk appetite in the context of each Irish subsidiary strategy, taking account of capital and liquidity resources available. Establish risk limits and tolerance levels within risk appetite and ensure that these are monitored, managed and proactively considered for business decision making on an ongoing basis
• Identify and assess for impact Corporate Risk changes and requirements
• Prepare for and participate in internal audit and external party examinations
• Manage the team supporting the deliverables to achieve the results required
• Ensure high quality routine and ad hoc risk reporting and analysis
• Escalate any significant changes to the risk profile and control environment for the Irish subsidiaries or branches and any new material risks or threats to the EMEA Chief Risk Officer
• Ensure all applicable global and local risk policies are adhered to
• Ensure the Enterprise Risk and Operational Risk Management Frameworks are fully implemented across the Irish subsidiaries and Lines of Business and support the 1st line of defence in embedding the frameworks

The candidate:

• Fund related experience strongly preferred, eg fund management, fund servicing and operations, fund risk management etc
• Solid financial market awareness, security settlement and clearing knowledge and working knowledge of the repo markets
• The ideal candidate will be a team builder, team player, motivator and a strong and proven leader
• A self-starter, self-motivated, self-disciplined, self-assured, and performance driven
• Strategic as well as pragmatic, with an ability to generate trust and build alliances across businesses, business partners, functional lines, legal entities and across the EMEA region

The salary for this role will pay €700 - €900 per day depending on experience

Please contact Liam Murphy if you meet the key criteria and wish to apply

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