Group Risk Manager – FTSE 250 – Milton Keynes
The Audit & Risk Recruitment Company (ARRC) are working with a FTSE 250 manufacturing business based in Milton Keynes. Our client is going through a corporate governance restructure and is looking to hire a Group Risk Manager to join the newly appointed Head of Risk & Assurance and a team of Internal Audit professionals. This is a newly created role.
Key responsibilities will be to assess the existing Risk framework and advise on additions and changes. You will have ownership of this and can make changes as seen fit with assistance from the Head of Risk & Assurance. You will help embed a risk culture throughout the business utilising your knowledge, experience and stakeholder engagement skills. You will also advise on matters of IT Risk and assess the internal control framework for deficiencies. You will update and maintain a Risk register and might be called upon to advise for software updates.
The ideal candidate for this role will be Risk Management professional (probably IRM certified) with extensive corporate experience gained from FTSE sized businesses or Practice. You must be a confident communicator capable of building and maintaining business relationships with stakeholders at all levels of seniority.