Risk Specialist

Risk Specialist

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Vancouver, BC

Information Technology




Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Job Type: Contract

Date: 7/4/2022

Job ID: MT20229774

Category: Information Technology

Join a top employer and advance your career. Our client, a leader in their field, has partnered with David Aplin Group to hire a Risk Specialist to help develop and implement foundational risk management practices for the technology and innovation department as part of their current Governance, Risk & Compliance development program. This is a hybrid opportunity available to candidates in Vancouver.
Perks & Benefits:
  • 12-month contract
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Develop and implement an IT Risk Management Framework
  • Develop the risk management process including risk identification, assessment, evaluation, reporting, and monitoring
  • Develop and implement an IT Risk Universe (foundational elements of risk management including standards, guidelines, definitions, and risk taxonomy)
  • Develop and implement an IT governance structure and clear roles and responsibilities
  • Research and implement key risk indicators to supervise overall risk trends
  • Aggregate insights through risk reporting information and lead all aspects of the development of regular executive reports for leadership
  • A degree in management, business administration, or finance; finance, accounting, or risk management designation
  • A minimum of 5 years in an (IT) governance, risk, and compliance function within a large corporate enterprise environment
  • An understanding of common risk management standards, control frameworks, and methodologies including ISO 31000 and FAIR
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Dedicated team player who shines in an agile, multi-department, and collaborative environment
  • Relationship-builder and influencer with proven intellectual curiosity
  • Critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to perform under pressure
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, including executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Self-motivated and able to manage competing priorities to get the job done
Job ID: MT20229774
If you are interested in this position and meet the qualifications, apply today! We thank all applicants; however, only those who are authorized to work in Canada or are selected for an interview will be contacted.
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