Accounting, Finance & Financial Services

Risk Manager - 6-month contract

Job Title: Risk Manager - 6-month contract
Contract Type: Contracting Solutions
Salary: c.$120,000 equivalent
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Job Published: about 1 month ago

Our client is a large, listed New Zealand corporate, headquartered in central Auckland.

In order to cover an internal secondment for a period of 6 months, an opportunity has become available for an experienced risk professional to join a dedicated team and play an influential role in developing risk culture across the business.

Key duties will involve:

  • Build risk culture and embed new ERM framework across business
  • Manage Risk Champions Network and support risk and improvement committee quarterly meetings
  • Training in and development of new Microsoft List ERM System
  • Create bi-monthly updates for Board Sustainability & Risk Committee
  • Ensure delivery of Control Measure projects
  • Work with BUs to support delivery of key control measure projects. These will align with the internal audit schedule and are likely to include: Emergency response / preparedness across all branches and sites, and supply chain with focus on modern slavery
  • Shift focus from risk to opportunities for improvement
  • Work with risk champions to identify operational improvement to avoid, mitigate and minimise risks
  • Ensure we are addressing root causes
  • Start identifying risk and opportunity appetite in different BUs

Candidates for this role will likely come from a background in similar risk or assurance-focused positions, with experience of developing and having an influence on the culture of risk. You’ll take a proactive approach and be adept at building positive relationships at all levels of an organisation.

For further information, please contact Duncan McKenzie at Beyond Recruitment on 021 587 360.

REF # 112721