Senior Manager, Risk Management


Allianz is the HOME for those who DARE to empower people to grow
About the Role:
Allianz Australia is making significant investment in their risk & compliance capabilities and capacity.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a progressive first line risk and compliance function in our Retail & Distribution Division. The team's purpose is to safeguard and strengthen the position of the RDD business so as to preserve customer and enterprise value and performance. We embrace diversity of thought, ingenuity and creative problem solving skills.
Reporting to the National Risk & Compliance Manager, the Senior Manager Risk is responsible for leading the implementation and execution of the risk management framework.
Your key responsibilities will include:

* Design and implement business unit guidance and training to support the execution of the Allianz Risk Frameworks
* Establish strong relationships with internal stakeholders and increase awareness of risk management.
* Contribute to the strengthening of governance, risk management, internal control environment and the risk culture.
* Act as a trusted advisor on risk management matters and in the development of processes to manage risk in line with the Board approved risk appetite and Allianz Risk Management Framework.
* Facilitate risk identification and control assessments as part of key strategic projects and/or business changes.
* Support the business with the development, execution and monitoring of remedial activity for incidents, provide insights on root cause(s) as well as identify what actions can be implemented to prevent such losses in the future.
* Communicate relevant risk management information to increase awareness of robust risk management practices
* Monitor and report on key risk indicators and internal control performance to relevant internal stakeholders
* Contribute to the development of RDD KPI/KRI and the broader reporting requirements.
* Partner with Regulatory Compliance and Assurance & Reporting to provide end to end risk management services.
* Coach and guide more junior members of the team to help them with their development needs.
* Attend relevant risk forums to ensure that the Divisional position is represented and any implications are raised

To be considered for this role you should possess:

* Tertiary qualification in risk management and compliance, insurance or audit
* Strong technical compliance experience is essential.
* At least 7-10 years' work experience in Risk, Compliance and/or Internal Audit roles within the general insurance industry
* Desirable experience across all 1st and 2nd Line enterprise risk roles
* Proven strong management and leadership skills
* Creativity and adaptability demonstrating the ability to approach a problem from numerous perspectives
* A strong understanding of the risk management principles
* The ability to manage the quality delivery of risk management outcomes aligned to the organisation's risk appetite
* A strong understanding of the laws, legislation, regulations and prudential standards impacting insurance
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Allianz is committed to employment equity and promoting an inclusive work environment. We welcome applications from men and women regardless of race or cultural diversity, age, sexual orientation or identity, disability, political and religious standing as well as thinking and working styles. We invite you to let us know of any reasonable adjustments you require to equitably participate in the recruitment process or in performing the requirements of the role.
#LI-AllianzAU


Allianz is the HOME for those who DARE to empower people to grow
About the Role:
Allianz Australia is making significant investment in their risk & compliance capabilities and capacity.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a progressive first line risk and compliance function in our Retail & Distribution Division. The team's purpose is to safeguard and strengthen the position of the RDD business so as to preserve customer and enterprise value and performance. We embrace diversity of thought, ingenuity and creative problem solving skills.
Reporting to the National Risk & Compliance Manager, the Senior Manager Risk is responsible for leading the implementation and execution of the risk management framework.
Your key responsibilities will include:

* Design and implement business unit guidance and training to support the execution of the Allianz Risk Frameworks
* Establish strong relationships with internal stakeholders and increase awareness of risk management.
* Contribute to the strengthening of governance, risk management, internal control environment and the risk culture.
* Act as a trusted advisor on risk management matters and in the development of processes to manage risk in line with the Board approved risk appetite and Allianz Risk Management Framework.
* Facilitate risk identification and control assessments as part of key strategic projects and/or business changes.
* Support the business with the development, execution and monitoring of remedial activity for incidents, provide insights on root cause(s) as well as identify what actions can be implemented to prevent such losses in the future.
* Communicate relevant risk management information to increase awareness of robust risk management practices
* Monitor and report on key risk indicators and internal control performance to relevant internal stakeholders
* Contribute to the development of RDD KPI/KRI and the broader reporting requirements.
* Partner with Regulatory Compliance and Assurance & Reporting to provide end to end risk management services.
* Coach and guide more junior members of the team to help them with their development needs.
* Attend relevant risk forums to ensure that the Divisional position is represented and any implications are raised

To be considered for this role you should possess:

* Tertiary qualification in risk management and compliance, insurance or audit
* Strong technical compliance experience is essential.
* At least 7-10 years' work experience in Risk, Compliance and/or Internal Audit roles within the general insurance industry
* Desirable experience across all 1st and 2nd Line enterprise risk roles
* Proven strong management and leadership skills
* Creativity and adaptability demonstrating the ability to approach a problem from numerous perspectives
* A strong understanding of the risk management principles
* The ability to manage the quality delivery of risk management outcomes aligned to the organisation's risk appetite
* A strong understanding of the laws, legislation, regulations and prudential standards impacting insurance
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Allianz is committed to employment equity and promoting an inclusive work environment. We welcome applications from men and women regardless of race or cultural diversity, age, sexual orientation or identity, disability, political and religious standing as well as thinking and working styles. We invite you to let us know of any reasonable adjustments you require to equitably participate in the recruitment process or in performing the requirements of the role.
#LI-AllianzAU

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