Compliance and Risk

Chief Risk Officer

  • TypePermanent
  • SalaryNegotiable
  • LocationDublin
  • Published13 Dec 2023
  • Ref#BBBH13883
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Chief Risk Officer (PCF-14) Opportunity – Full Time OR Part Time.

Exciting Career Opportunity in Global Financial Technology!

Azon are proud to be partnering with a rapidly growing, global financial technology group in the payments industry. They are seeking a motivated and proactive individual to take on the role of a Chief Risk Officer (PCF-14) within their new Dublin office.

As the Chief Risk Officer, you’ll play a pivotal role reporting jointly to the local CEO and the company Board. This senior position offers flexibility in either full-time or part-time engagement and provides an opportunity to build and oversee our risk framework while ensuring compliance with relevant regulations.


  • Development and maintenance of risk frameworks, policies, and procedures, including risk registers.
  • Management of Key Risk Indicators, monitoring losses, key risk exposures, and early warning indicators.
  • Collaboration with business lines to identify, quantify, and mitigate risks.
  • Monitoring various exposures in a second line capacity.
  • Advising Senior Management in a consultative role on risk-related matters.
  • Reporting risk insights to the Board, local Senior Management, and Group Risk.
  • Investigation, mitigation, and reporting of risk events across various teams.
  • Conducting annual and periodic risk and control assessments.
  • Continuous testing, validation, and quantification of controls.
  • Developing, executing, and monitoring the Business Recovery Planning.
  • Liaison with Compliance, Finance, and Internal Audit functions.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year in a relevant PCF role within a fintech or payments institution is required.
  • 5+ years’ experience in Banking, Payments, or risk consultancy/audit.
  • Strong knowledge of Irish/EU legislation relevant to the industry.
  • Specialisation in Operational and/or Market Risk is highly desirable.

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