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Enterprise Risk Management Manager

  • Anytown
  • R-94293
  • Risk Staff
  • Full Time
  • Added

Assurant has an exciting opportunity for a Enterprise Risk Management Manager with the opportunity to work remote from Home !

This is a remote position

Job Description

The Assurant Risk Management team is seeking a Manager of Enterprise Risk. Your primary responsibility is the administration of the Enterprise Risk Management governance and framework including the development and ongoing maintenance of the Risk Taxonomy

The position supports the Director of Operational Risk, the VP of Technology & Operational Risk and the SVP Global Head of Risk in guiding the Enterprise Risk related behaviors and actions within the company.

You will play a critical role in helping to ensure that the company’s risk-taking entities are aware of the risks inherent in their activities and decisions, the impact of their actions on the company at an enterprise level, and opportunities to reduce, mitigate and monitor operational risks.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • As part of risk management (2nd line of defense) this role will collaborate closely with associates across Global Risk Management, Information Technology, Information Security, the Business Segments and Corporate Functions including Compliance, Finance, Vendor Management and other risk management offices to perform and support evaluations of the enterprise’s maturity levels, operational resiliency and offer independent advice and recommendations regarding ways to further mature the enterprise’s risk capabilities and risk management techniques
  • Supporting the implementation of the Enterprise Risk Management Program, along with the Operational Risk framework, corresponding standards, and risk assessment protocols 
  • Developing and administering key Risk policies/standards and procedures
  • Responsible for day-to-day administration of the risk governance program, including coordination with committee chairperson to establish agenda, gather materials and assess the ongoing effectiveness of each Risk Committee
  • Coordinate quarterly and annual reporting to relevant governance committees and key stakeholders
  • Responses for Internal/External Risk Management Audits
  • This role will be responsible for ensuring all risk projects and programs align with the RM framework, including but not limited to system requirements, as well as regional and global initiatives
  • Establish a sustainable approach to the preparation of executive materials presented by critical analysis and thoughtful review comments for all materials presented to the Global Head of Risk, including Board, Enterprise Risk Committee, Management Committee and program transformation
  • Administer the Risk Taxonomy, Risk Register, Library, Issues & Event lifecycle
  • Support the Integrated risk management platform (GRC) including integrated risk scoring of business units, automated GRC reporting and predictive risk scoring; 
  • Create and prepare documentation and analysis for:
  • Enterprise Risk Committee & Operational Risk Committee materials
  • Notable Risk Metrics & Enterprise Risk Dashboard
  • Operational risk events
  • The escalation of events to business leaders and the company’s Risk Management Committees, as appropriate

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 5 years of experience in Risk Management with a solid knowledge of Enterprise or Operational Risk or control related background within the Banking or financial services industries.
  • Deep Experience with GRC Tools (inc. Service NOW or RSA Archer) Outstanding  written/verbal communication, interpersonal, organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to interact effectively at all levels of the organization, and to influence as warranted and appropriate
  • Manage multiple projects while maintaining superior results
  • Work cross functionally, individually, and to lead work among a team
  • Execution oriented and a self-motivator
  • Strong problem solving and delivery capabilities
  • Ability to ask the “right” questions without having extensive knowledge in a particular business area

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer Risk Management Professional Certifications (ISACA or COSO knowledge desired)
  • Experience with the Service Now’s GRC reporting capabilities, Power BI & Tableau is a plus

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