Risk manager

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Are you passionate about Operational Risk Management and looking for a job within Large Corporates & Institutions?

In Swedbank you have the opportunity to:

  • Develop skills and learn about methodology and hands-on work with providing support and advice to the business in understanding and mitigating operational risks within Large Corporates & Institutions (LC&I)
  • Work hands-on with activities related to for example Securities Services, LC&I Baltics, Conflicts of Interest, findings management, Individual Pay Risk Assessment and the LC&I Risk & Compliance Committee (exact scope of responsibilities dependent on experience and profile of candidates and allocation of tasks within the Risk & Regulation team)
  • Be part of and learn from a team with specialists with various backgrounds working with a broad range of risk management activities including risk assessments, risk reporting, incident management, Business Continuity Management, third party risk management, IT risk management etc. 
  • Together with the team develop ways of working within risk management striving to be perceived as a top-performing risk management department providing value-adding services to the business
  • Widen your network in LC&I including our international branches and other parts of the Swedbank Group.

What is needed in this role:

  • Relevant University degree, MSc or similar in Engineering, Finance, Economics, Business or Legal
  • A curious mindset, positive attitude and interest to really get to know the business and build relationships and support LC&I management and staff in understanding and assessing risks within our business
  • A genuine interest in learning about the many aspects of non-financial risk and ability and interest in “connecting the dots”
  • Be a team player with a very communicative approach
  • Analytical, driven, thorough, stubborn, high degree of integrity and fast learner
  • Sufficient experience and seniority to challenge the business in a constructive way and to drive and promote putting operational risk management activities on the management agenda
  • People management skills, social and advanced communication (writing and presentations)
  • Experience from working with activities within or in close connection to Swedbank LC&I (in particular Securities Services related) or similar type of operations is a merit
  • Experience from leading workshops, performing trainings and compiling and presenting reports to management is a merit
  • SwedSec license and knowledge in external and internal regulations relevant for LC&I is a merit

"Join our team and ...

 be a part of a team consisting of risk specialists with a business orientation approach. We have a well-functioning cooperation culture and share many laughs together. As a team member you will have all possibilities to take initiatives, influence direction and manage your own tasks. You will find great opportunities for your professional development within operational risk management, a dynamic working environment and supportive colleagues." Andreas Sand, your future leader 

We look forward to receiving your application by 27.10.2021

Location: Stockholm City


Recruiting manager: Andreas Sand, +46 72 710 66 31

SACO: Robert Schönbeck +46 70 595 34 41

Finansförbundet: Gun Österberg +46 70 383 01 01

We may begin the selection during the application period, so we welcome your application as soon as possible.

We have made our choice regarding recruitment media and therefore kindly decline contact with ad sellers or sellers of other recruitment services.

Swedbank does not discriminate anybody based on gender, age, sexual orientation or sexual identity, ethnicity, religion or disability – everybody is welcome.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Temporarily remote

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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We are about 15 000 colleagues working mainly in Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

Working together is important to us. We achieve the best results when we learn from each other and use our values Open, Simple, Caring to guide us every day.

We believe in diversity and inclusion and show this by treating customers and colleagues in the same respectful way.

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