Risk & Controls Officer

Job Title: Risk & Controls Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Scottish Borders
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Reference: 4010392_1624467335
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 23, 2021 17:55

Job Description

Risk Assurance Job in the Scottish Borders

Your new company
Our client are a highly regarded not for profit organisation in the Scottish Borders. As part of a restructure, our client are looking to add a new role to the structure for a Risk & Controls officer. The Risk & controls officer will be offered the opportunity to learn and develop across a range of operational audit requirements working as part of an established team. Our client have invested in a number of new service areas and continue to look to progress their service offering to the community.

The Risk & Controls officer will have a strong understanding of risk with a genuine interest in developing their experience in an Assurance focused role. The salary on offer is up to £35,000 with excellent benefits including 35 days holiday, excellent employer pension and flexible working arrangements.

Your new role
Our client is a progressive organisation and the Risk Assurance Officer will be a catalyst for change across the organisation. You will be responsible for assisting with all aspects of the Risk Management Framework including embedding the strategy and delivering the operational arrangements. You will be required to work closely with the Senior Leadership Team and Managers on functions of risk and assurance.

Key areas of operational review include GDPR, Brexit, environment, social and economic risk prevention that enable the business to operate.

As a Risk Assurance officer you will ensure effective and accurate recording and maintenance of risk and corporate assurance data and information. This is a commercial role supporting the Governance manager and will span across the business where you will work a variety of business stakeholders. This role will seek to develop systems, delivering guidance and influencing business processes to maintain the integrity of risk and corporate assurance data.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have experience in a risk based environment or will have a degree in such a discipline. This role would suit an analytical risk professional who is familiar with financial and operational risks and has a genuine desire to improve processes and procedures.

What you'll get in return
This is a great role for someone looking to develop a career in corporate governance or someone who is looking to utilise their experience in the field. You will be offered a salary of £25,000 - £35,000 with excellent holidays, pension, flexible working and a job with genuine variety and exposure across a range of departments.

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