Compliance/Risk Officer – To $115K – Remote – Job # 2648

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our Minnesota-based bank client is seeking to fill a Remote Compliance/Risk Officer role. This selected candidate will be responsible for leading the Enterprise Risk Management Program processes and serve as a subject matter expert in financial risk management.

This position includes a generous salary of up to $115K and a full benefits package. (This is a remote position).

Compliance/Risk Officer responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing risk management staff in their delivery of ERM services for delivery of all core components of the program.
  • Leading the enterprise-wide issue management program and integrate finding management with our Fintech partners.
  • Directing the Risk Assessment and Issue Management Processes in alignment with the company’s risk tolerances.
  • Establishing and carrying out risk assessment process (or RCSA activities) across business units, products, and services.
  • Overseeing all ERM policies to ensure comprehensiveness and appropriate annual review and approvals.
  • Development and delivery of Risk Reporting, including reporting the Enterprise Risk Scorecard to the Board of Directors.
  • Identifying and establishing additional ERM processes and technologies as needed to address the needs of the organization.
  • Establishing key risk measures to monitor progress and performance and for identification of risks.
  • Developing and presenting a variety of materials for Regulators, Board Members, and Executive Staff.
  • Providing senior-level reporting monthly to keep CRO and senior leaders informed of new and escalating risks and other issues.
  • Preparing and maintaining evidence and supporting audit and exam activities and related issue remediation.
  • Continuously mature risk reporting routines and maintain the risk scorecard metrics and reporting routines.
  • Supporting all personnel in carrying out their risk management accountabilities through the development of training, procedures, meetings.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Advanced degree in Business Administration, Law, Accounting, or related field or equivalent experience/knowledge.
  • Seven or more years of experience working in the financial services or consulting industry-related Enterprise Risk Management or senior audit role with direct oversight of the second line of defense functions.
  • Four or more years of people and/or program management experience.
  • Hands-on experience developing Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance program processes within Financial Services industries, including a thorough understanding of Risk and Control Self-Assessment (RCSA) processes, issue management, controls development, and testing.
  • Hands-on experience with the use of Governance, Risk, and Compliance solutions.
  • Comprehensive understanding of legal, regulatory, and compliance obligations relating to financial risk management.
  • Advanced communication skills with the ability to develop presentations and communicate to executive leaders and the Board of Directors.
  • Preferred experience with risk and compliance oversight of Fintech companies.

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