Executive Manager, Specialist Risk

  • Company:
    Westpac Banking Corp
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
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Job Description – Executive Manager, Operational Risk (SYD66314)

Executive Manager, Operational Risk – SYD66314

How will I help?

Reporting to the Director of Operational Risk, this person will  manage the strategic and operating agenda of the business unit to ensure the smooth running of day to day activities. You will provide line 2 insight  and support into the business units plan and assist and monitor implementation of risk activities. You will be a pivotal part in owning the policies, frameworks and all things operational risk.

The Business Manager will provide advice and direction directly to the leadership team based on a strong understanding of the business and its operational risk needs. You will work both independently and in collaboration with the Director to write and submit responses, papers, reports, and presentations within specified time frames.

You will be building relationships across the Group and dealing directly with the Group Executives and Board stakeholders. At times, you will be asked to take responsibility on behalf of the Director on key initiatives and sign offs.

What is in it for me?

You will play an important and significant part in the future of a business that has been around for 200 years. Our vision is to become one of the world’s great service companies. So, we will back you in the development of your career, with internal career prospects and flexible working. You will also be backed by a fantastic team of people in a can-do, supportive structure. 

What do I need?

A strong candidate will bring a minimum of 8 plus years of experience across either Line’s one or two operational risk management to the table. This experience will come from Banking. This person can also come from an audit/consulting background having worked on banking client engagements. You will hold stakeholder management skills and be highly proficient with both your verbal and written communication. You will be asked to challenge and hold your own amongst some key people across the organisation and provide your thought leadership on several matters. You will be engaging with C suite level stakeholders so you will present yourself at the highest level.

What is it like to work there?

As well as good pay and a great culture, joining the Westpac family means you will get some of the best banking, wealth and insurance benefits in the market. We back our employees by helping them work towards industry-recognised qualifications, using online learning, training modules and career planning tools for you to grow with us. We will even pay you to do volunteer or community work. As an equal opportunity employer, we are proud to have created a culture and work environment that values diversity and flexibility – and champions inclusion.

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As part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, this role is open to experienced candidates seeking a discussion around workplace flexibility. We invite candidates of all ages, people with a disability and Indigenous Australians to apply.

Brand : Westpac Group


Primary Location

: NSW-Sydney CBD

Employee Status

: Permanent


: Full-time


: Victoria Williams

Posting Date

: 04/09/2020, 6:39:19 AM

Closing Date

: 18/09/2020, 1:59:00 PM

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