A leading international consultancy firm has created a new position for a Risk & Compliance Manager. The firm has featured in Fortune magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For", and offers an exceptional work environment with comprehensive benefits. This role is stand alone but sits with the finance team, and your focus is to embed risk management into the finance function, ensuring adequate systems of internal controls (segregation of duties, reconciliations, checks and ensuring appropriate policies are in place and monitored and global policies are adhered to.) You'll also manage the relationship with the outsourced internal audit partners, assist in bid process and contracting, provide GDPR expertise, and take ownership of the Finance Business Continuity plan. Travel is minimal, just occasional for 1-2 days within Europe.
The successful candidate will have a NON FINANCIAL SERVICES BACKGROUND, and a broad range of financial, operational, and risk based experience. Specific accounting qualifications are not required, but you'll be degree educated and demonstrate of building relationships in a professional environment in order to implement change.
- internal audit