Risk Officer

  • Job Reference: MF881
  • Date Posted: 17 June 2022
  • Recruiter: McKenzie Fox
  • Location: Douglas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal / Compliance / Risk
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Admin Admin
  • Email: info@mckenziefox.com
  • Telephone: 01624 698900

Job Description


We have a fantastic opportunity available with an international investment company who are looking to recruit an experienced Risk Officer.

Assisting the Head of Risk & Compliance, you will be responsible for ensuring adherence to laws, regulatory requirements, policies, and procedures and for coordinating the management of all risks identified.


Maintaining working knowledge of the Risk Management Framework, ensuring the Business Unit aligns and implements requirements on a timely basis.

Providing pragmatic and practical risk interpretation, guidance and advice to the business, managers, and support functions.

Assisting in the establishment, implementation, and maintenance of the Business Unit’s ‘risk appetite’.

Ensuring relevant risk are identified, controlled, and documented within the Risk & Control Self-Assessment process.

Assisting in the establishment, implementation and maintenance of clear and concise policies, procedures, and standards.

Input into the Risk and Compliance Monitoring Programme to ensure risk controls are tested for adequacy and effectiveness.

Assisting in the provision of accurate management information and reports to Regulators, committees, and Board(s).

Providing support, education, and training for staff to nurture a risk and compliance culture across the business.


A relevant professional qualification or willingness to study towards one is highly desirable.

Demonstrable experience and skill of risk and compliance functions, ideally within the fund / investment industry.

Detailed knowledge of regulatory framework and requirements.

Broad based knowledge of offshore financial services industry.

Excellent communication skills with the ability to deal with people in a friendly and professional manner.

To discuss this role further please email your CV to jobs@mckenziefox.com or call us on 01624 698900 quoting reference MF881.