Global Head of Technology Risk (1st Line)

Lead a team of motivated and driven Technology Operational Risk professionals whilst partnering with the business to manage risk appropriately and drive a strong Risk culture.

You’ll be responsible for the leadership and management of a global team of Technology Operational Risk resources that provide execution and monitoring of Risk management practices, operational issues and control deficiencies.  You will lead the team to manage the Risk and Control Self-Assessments, run the control assurance program, conduct Operational Risk workshops and training and oversee the Technology division to ensure they are managing risks. You will build strong networks with associated stakeholders and review new business approvals and proposals where necessary.

At Macquarie you will report directly to the Global Head of Operational Risk and engage with Executive, Senior Technology Management and other associated teams. As a member of the Technology Executive you will ensure ongoing Operational Risk Management as it relates to Technology.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in a Technology Operational Risk leadership role and be able to demonstrate that you can develop and manage staff for career and performance management. You will have a strong understanding of all disciplines within Technology as applied to Financial Services with a detailed knowledge of control processes and best practise in IT controls. You will display an excellent understanding of Risk management frameworks with the ability to identify, analyse and develop effective strategies to manage Risks. You will possess excellent verbal and written communications skills, demonstrating you can operate at the most senior level.

If this sounds like you, please apply via the link. Find out more at or by contacting Julie Collins at / +61 2 8237 2061 / +61 2 8237 2061 or Thomas Rogers at / +61 2 8232 3233.

Founded in 1969, Macquarie Group is a global financial services provider with offices in 25 countries. We thrive on an entrepreneurial culture, delivering opportunity for our clients with accountability. Because of our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we understand the importance that diversity and inclusion brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you’re capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

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