Head of Risk Management Needed in Spain

Serial No: 124230
Location: Comunidad de Madrid, Spain - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for a Head of Risk Management for a company in Madrid, Spain.

The employing company is a leading player in Spain’s financial sector. They are a modern-day firm that focus heavily on the well-being of their workforce.

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Salary and Benefits

  • €68,000 pa
  • Extensive benefits package


The Role

  • Recommend risk management strategies to senior management.
  • Advise management on the establishment of a comprehensive framework for identification, monitoring and measurement of market, operational and credit risk.
  • Identify the various risk arising out of the company’s operations.
  • Develop tools for or evaluate risk.
  • Suggest various strategies to the senior management to avoid mitigate or transfer the potential risk.
  • Work with senior management on the implantation of controls and compliance activities across the company, arranging peer review, participating in audit preparation as necessary.
  • Establish procedures for controlling & monitoring various risks prevalent by establishing limits and conducting audits or review as necessary.
  • Ensures adequate system and procedures are for compliance.



  • Master’s degree in finance, accounting or business administration.
  • 15 years’ experience of working preferably in investment / financial institution.
  • Minimum 3 years at the managerial level.
  • Minimum 2 years in Spanish market.
  • Excellent leadership and management skills.
  • Ability to deliver on commitments within tight deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with ability to deal confidently at senior management level.
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills with keen attention to detail.
  • Knowledge about the local and international stock market Risk Management functions.
  • Knowledge of wide range of controls and compliance activities.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities.


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