Salary €/annum

Job Location Dublin

Type Permanent

Consultant Donal Whelan

Ref 3923

Posted 09 November 2017

A Dublin based general insurance provider are recruiting for a Risk Specialist. The Risk Specialist will be responsible for reviewing and monitoring the implementation, execution, and performance of the company’s risk management system.


Key Responsibilities of the Risk Specialist:

  • Attendance and support for the business at the relevant committees
  • Undertake annual review of the relevant policy documents and update for relevant changes (external, internal); Undertake annual compliance with policy review
  • Quarterly update of risk register, including Risks and Controls;
    • Reporting and monitoring of KRIs of risk limits
    • Reporting and monitoring of near miss/ loss events including documentation of events
    • Testing and reporting to management on the Attestation Process (Sarbanes Oxley) and Data Attestation Process
  • To undertake risk monitoring reviews or risk assessment reviews;
    • Supporting the business through risk consultancy or other risk services as required
    • Identify, develop and implement risk management best practices and process improvements
  • Complete ad hoc reports and manage ad-hoc risk projects


The Risk Specialist will have experience in Risk or Regulatory role in Financial Services/Insurance industry. You will also have proficient knowledge on Sarbanes Oxley and Solvency II requirements. The successfull candidate must have a professional accountancy qualification with a background in Risk.


If you are a Risk or Compliance professional considering a move, please don't hesitate to contact Donal Whelan at Lincoln Recruitment Specialists. 

Our Risk & Compliance team recruit for Compliance roles across all levels of the Financial Services sector; CCO, Head of Compliance, CRO, Head of Risk, Compliance Manager, Risk Manager, Compliance Officer, Risk Officer, Compliance Advisor, Operational Risk Specialist, MLRO, AML Manager, AML Officer, Regulatory Analyst. 

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