Job opp: Operational Risk Consultant in North Carolina, South Carolina & Arizona
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Job Title: Operational Risk Consultant
Location: Chandler, AZ; Fort Mill, SC; Charlotte, NC
Duration: 3-6 Months Contract to Hire
The PVSI Control team is specifically responsible for the management of non-financial risk within PVSI, including operational risk, compliance risk, model risk, reputation risk and strategic risk.
This specific individual will be responsible for designing, executing, and monitoring the Risk Integration Program within the PVSI business.
This candidate will lead collaboration across the PVSI Control Group that is required to document business processes and their associated risks, controls, issues, risk acceptance decisions, third party vendors, policy exceptions, applications, planned changes, and self-assurance activities.
This will provide transparency to business executives into all relevant risk-related information associated with each process, as well as provide assurance of the effectiveness and sustainability of the risk management activities and controls for each process.
The Risk Integration function will effectively partner with process owners to identify, develop, inventory and map processes, risks and controls, as well as collaborate to design incident response playbooks, business policies and assurance activities.
The candidate will work closely with other senior leaders across PVSI and the company in the development and execution of company's strategies.
Accordingly, critical success factors will include the ability to develop partnerships with many business and functional areas, provide insight into the economic climate and related market developments and identify trends, which may present opportunities or reflect gaps in the Company's risk management execution.
This collaborative individual contributor must be capable of initiating action and managing change in a fast paced environment.
It requires a leader with strong relationship management, influencing, vision and execution skills.
A key differentiator will be the ability to understand and operate successfully in a complex, heavily matrixed corporate environment.
The role requires a sense of urgency, passion for results, and personal accountability for achievement while having ability to make timely and difficult decisions.
Successful candidate will have ability to distill complex concepts into simplified/targeted solutions, communicate those concepts effectively and ensure that all deliverables are met.
They will use both vision and analysis to identify business problems and build compelling fact-based strategic recommendations.
They will also have a demonstrated ability to build and maintain strong credible relationships with key stakeholder groups including PVSI Control Team Executive, PVSI Analytics and Reporting Officer, PVSI Business Unit (BU)-Aligned Control Teams, PVSI Risk-Aligned Control Teams, PVSI Business Management, Enterprise Data Governance Team, and Independent Risk Management.
7+ years of experience in compliance, operational risk management (includes audit, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or operational risk), or a combination of both; business process management or financial services industry experience, of which 4+ years must include direct experience in compliance, operational risk management, or a combination of both
Advanced Microsoft Office skills – Specifically MS Excel/Word
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail
Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
A BS/BA degree/higher or equivalent experience
Experience developing, implementing and monitoring a risk-based compliance program to assure compliance with federal, state, agency, legal and regulatory requirements or providing oversight to a compliance function
Ability to articulate complex concepts in a clear manner
Ability to influence across all organizational levels, particularly senior management
Ability to prioritize work, meet deadlines, achieve goals, and work under pressure in a dynamic and complex environment
Knowledge and understanding of financial services industry: compliance, risk management, or audit operations
Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
Strong understanding of policies, procedures, and programs to ensure appropriate and effective risk mitigation controls are in place
Other Desired Qualifications
Strong knowledge of the financial services industry, products, and regulatory environment
Working knowledge of PVSI relationships and transaction processes
Experience with skills documentation including creating process flows, risk mapping, and anchoring
Experience with Agile Project Management (as a Project Manager or Analyst)
Project Management Institute / PMP Certification - Plus
Six Sigma Green Belt /Lean Certification
CRCM, CCSA, CAMS, CIA, CFE or other Risk/Audit/Compliance Related Certification - Plus