Australia and New Zealand
Job Categories

Senior Manager | Assurance Data and Information Risk Management


Our team plays a key role in supporting activities across a range of high-impact enterprise initiatives to support and improve data risk and operational risk management.

At Macquarie, we are working to create lasting value for our communities, our clients and our people. We are a global financial services group operating in 34 markets and with 54 years of unbroken profitability. You’ll be part of a supportive team where everyone - no matter what role - contributes ideas and drive outcomes.

What role will you play?

You will play a vital role in providing an independent view on operational risk, control management and assurance for Macquarie’s data risk profile and promote change in data risk management culture.

This role will see you design and implement enterprise information management frameworks, policies, standards, processes and data management practices.

You will shape and influence enterprise-wide risk management practices through the design and implementation of effective controls to manage relevant risks as well as the ongoing monitoring of those controls.


What you offer

  • 4+ years of senior manager level experience in line 1, 2 or 3 operational risk management, ideally with subject matter expertise in data risk and regulatory compliance in financial services (or similar)
  • Experience as a leader, developing and supporting a high performing team
  • Excellent senior stakeholder management and communication skills, with the ability to influence and constructively challenge the status quo
  • Experience in data architecture disciplines, including practices around data modelling and/or metadata management is highly desirable
  • Understanding of other data-related risks such as records management, models and user developed applications, and regulatory reporting is highly desirable.

We love hearing from anyone inspired to build a better future with us, if you're excited about the role or working at Macquarie we encourage you to apply.



Macquarie employees can access a wide range of benefits which, depending on eligibility criteria and location, include:

  • Hybrid and flexible working arrangements
  • Wellbeing and service bonus leave
  • Up to 20 weeks paid parental leave as well as benefits to support you as you transition to life as a working parent
  • Paid volunteer leave and donation matching
  • Range of benefits to support your physical, psychological and financial wellbeing

About the Risk Management Group

In our Risk Management Group, you will be part of an independent, and centralised function, responsible for independent and objective review and challenge, oversight, monitoring and reporting in relation to Macquarie’s material risks. Our divisions include behavioural risk, compliance, credit, financial crime risk, internal audit, market risk, operational risk and governance, prudential risk, and Risk Management Group central.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for a role regardless of their identity, including gender, race, ethnicity, cultural identity, nationality, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, intersex status, marital or family status, neurodiversity, religion or belief, disabilities, or socio-economic background.

If you require adjustments to your working arrangements or the recruitment process, please let us know when applying.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop 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.

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, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: RMG-974610
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Senior, Mid-senior, Data & Analytics, Risk Management
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: RMG Central
Recruiter: Annaleise Hudson
Opening Date: