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Division Director, Risk Transformation Lead, Sydney based role


As a senior risk professional, you will have exceptional leadership, stakeholder management skills and the ability to influence people and outcomes across large and diverse teams at all levels.

This role will see you lead Macquarie’s Non Financial Risk evolution program which includes the delivery and implementation of all the project streams; Risk and Control Self-Assessment, Process Management, Integrated Assurance, Material Risk-Type Governance and enhancements to supporting systems, as well as overseeing the team and managing stakeholders across the organisation. Your ability to lead, communicate effectively and influence senior management and cross-functional teams across the business will be vital in this role.

You will lead program steering committee meetings and present updates to top-level senior management and the board, you will also deliver enhanced technology solutions and provide business as usual support to the risk community. You will also influence Line 2 risk framework owners to enhance their material risk frameworks to align with a standard group-wide approach.

We would expect you to have the ability to lead, communicate effectively and influence senior management and cross-functional teams across the business. You will have a background in risk management, particularly non-financial risk within banking and financial services coupled with strong people leadership skills and prior experience building, developing and managing teams.

If you have relevant experience and enjoy partnering with senior stakeholders and influencing outcomes please apply by following the link, for a confidential conversation call Marion Harris on +61 439 074508.

About the Risk Management Group

The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Behavioural Risk, Compliance, Credit, Financial Crime Risk, Internal Audit, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, and RMG Enterprise Support.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,300+ employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

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Job no: RMG-954894
Work type: Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Senior, Risk Management
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: Operational Risk & Governance
Recruiter: Marion Harris
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