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Operational Risk Specialist

Ref: 19-R-090

Department: Risk

Location: FBD House, Bluebell, Dublin 12

Experience: See Description

Job/Role Overview:

Job Title:

Operational Risk Specialist

Reporting to:

Chief Risk Officer

Direct Reports:



Permanent / Full time


Dublin / FBD Head Office

Minimum Experience

Minimum 5 years’ experience in the Financial Services Industry (preferably General Insurance). Experience working in a Risk or Internal Audit function is an advantage.


Third level degree preferably accounting, finance, compliance or maths related discipline


The Risk Function through the Chief Risk Officer (“CRO”) has independent oversight of the enterprise risk management activities in FBD including identifying, assessing, measuring and reporting existing and emerging risks. Reporting to the Chief Risk Officer, the Operational Risk Specialist is responsible for the day to day implementation of the operational risk work plan and providing risk advice and support to the business functions. In addition, the Operational Risk Specialist plays a leading role in the embedding of the risk management framework throughout the organisation.

Key Responsibilities:

Ideal Candidate:

Qualifications / experience for the Operational Risk Specialist


Personal Skills for the Operational Risk Specialist


This role is being offered on a 12 month fixed term contract.


Applications with full Curriculum Vitae quoting reference, ‘19-R-090 Operational Risk Specialist’ should be sent to jobs@fbd.ie before close of business Friday, 17th May 2019.