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Operational Risk Manager

  • 932075
  • Sydney
  • Adelaide
  • Bendigo
  • Melbourne
  • Full Time
  • Closing at: May 19 2022 at 17:30 AEST

As one of Australia’s most trusted brands, our customers trust us every day to manage their banking, business, wealth, loans and insurance.

Business Banking Risk is a centre of expertise for risk management and compliance across the Business Banking Division and provides strategy, risk appetite, governance, policy, and framework support to the businesses within the division to drive sound risk management practice. This includes providing guidance, assistance and support to relevant Board & Board/Management Committee members, Senior Management, internal and external stakeholders and providing leadership to enhance the further development of a strong risk and compliance culture across Business Banking.

About the role

As Operational Risk Manager and reporting to Senior Manager Operational Risk, Business Banking you are responsible for working with the wider Business Banking Risk team and Business Units to implement and manage Operational Risk Frameworks (ORFs) by ensuring all risk and compliance activities are completed in an accurate and timely manner.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensure the Bank’s ORFs are embedded within the risk obligations of Business Banking and all activities and work practices are conducted in accordance with all Bank compliance requirements
  • Develop, document and test controls for relevant risk obligations
  • Develop and monitor Key Risk Indicators
  • Assist in identification of Operational Risk Events and complete risk/breach assessments and provide reports on the status of risk events
  • Facilitate risk and compliance workshops and forums
  • Develop effective working relationships with Business Units and provide advice and support to ensure all risk and compliance obligations are met and to promote a strong risk and compliance culture

About you

To be successful you will have

  • Tertiary qualifications in Risk Management, Law or Business-related fields highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of Operational Risk Frameworks is imperative
  • Experience within Banking and Finance preferred but strong Operational Risk experience within other industries will be considered
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate complex issues
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to support, advise and influence business teams and stakeholders to drive desired outcomes
  • Highly developed problem solving and time management skills

What we offer

  • As part of a national organisation we can offer exciting opportunities within the broader Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Group
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • A range of staff benefits including discounts on bank products and services, share offers, flexible work options, paid parental leave and purchased leave options, excellent learning and development programs

At Bendigo and Adelaide Bank we believe a diverse workforce supported by an inclusive culture is central to our success and we actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity of thought to our business. We support candidate requests for adjustment to accommodate an illness, injury or disability to equitably participate in the selection process

How to apply 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply online with your CV and cover letter. Enclosed is a Position Description Download File Operational Risk Manager BB Position Description.docx

Applications close COB Thursday 19th May 2022

For further information about this opportunity please contact Libby Prouse Senior Recruitment Advisor on (03) 8643 4015 or

It is a condition of employment with the Bank that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless you have a medical contraindication or acute illness which prevents you from receiving the vaccine and you provide satisfactory evidence of this to the Bank.





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