Risk Advisor

Job title : Risk Advisor
Location : Queensland
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Job reference : 1446999
Our client is a purpose driven, not-for-profit organisation with a presence in Queensland, NSW, and Victoria. Their corporate head office is in Brisbane, and they place a strong emphasis on having a positive impact on peoples lives, through partnering with people who strive for more, while maintaining care and compassion in work and daily life.
This position provides a unique opportunity to report directly to the Head of Risk and Assurance in a newly created role due to organisational growth. You will join a small team and will contribute to a varied scope of work across the entire company including risk management, compliance, business continuity, as a Risk Advisor you will add impact by collaborating with key internal stakeholders to ensure that effective and contemporary risk and governance practices are delivered across the business, consistent with a continuous improvement mindset.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Identify and highlighting threats relating to operational risk across the organisation and supporting the risk profile of the business through timely and accurately reporting
  • Conduct training and awareness programs and ensuring that stakeholders, project managers and organisational leaders have the information they require to make cogent and reliable decisions.
  • Identify cost savings (efficiencies) in the application of  business processes, systems and methodologies relating to Enterprise Risk Management
  • Respond to requests from various stakeholders including regulators, auditors and senior management
  • Assist in the implementation of key projects to deliver the organisations Risk Plan.
  • Review and challenge business risk reporting, assessments, incidents, key risk indicators, projects and assurance activities
About you
  • Experience delivering risk and compliance projects
  • Strong report writing and ability to interpret and present complex, technical concepts;
  • Significant and effective stakeholder management coupled with well-developed problem solving and research abilities.
  • Excellent facilitation and coaching skills, with demonstrated ability to use digital platforms to facilitate online meetings, workshops or training sessions.
To discuss this opportunity in more detail, please contact Rose Him on 0450 001 785 or rhim@sharpandcarter.com.au