Manager, Financial Crime Manager, Financial Crime …

in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
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in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Manager, Financial Crime
The Role
The purpose of the role is to support the Executive Manager Financial Crime in the implementation and execution of the Financial Crime management framework. Further, the role exists to support and advise the First- and Second-Line risk teams in the adoption of the framework as it aligns to the Group Operational Risk Framework (GORF), to act as a centre of excellence for Operational Risk and to support the consistent interpretation and application of the GORF and associated policies.
Key Responsibilities
  • Support the design and implementation of a fit for purpose financial crime management framework for IAG, encompassing Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorism Financing (AML/CTF), Sanctions and other related legislation, including common reporting standards. This includes executing an overarching strategy to enable the Group to comply with relevant legislation across the Group's operating regions and relevant cross-border legislation.
  • Provide oversight, challenge and advice for embedding the Financial Crime management framework as well as the overall GORF and Operational Risk practices, through regular contact and dialogue with Risk Advisors, to ensure any issues or concerns are identified, escalated and resolved in a timely manner
  • Build, implement and embed any required processes and technology solutions to support the management of financial crime
  • Proactively maintain collaborative relationships with key internal (e.g. Group Risk, Customer Labs and Group Technology Office) and external (e.g. regulators, systems suppliers and industry peers) stakeholders with a view of maintaining alignment with current Group Risk and IAG strategy and requirements
  • Monitor and improve the quality and breadth of financial crime data through working with key business stakeholders to develop data sources and build a reporting suite that maximises the consistency, validity and integrity of data used for reporting across the Group
  • Provide appropriate guidance and independent oversight regarding the strength of the control environment and its alignment with Risk Appetite, including the development and maintenance of a consist set of controls, key risk indicators and risk appetite metrics across the Group
  • Identify Group-wide themes, issues and emerging risks etc, liaising with Risk Advisors and broader Risk teams to make recommendations and ensure coordinated, pragmatic and effective responses
  • Support other Risk category owners in understanding how operational risks may impact these categories and collaborate effectively to ensure that these risks are mitigated within Risk Appetite and tolerance levels
  • Develop and nurture culture and talent across IAG, promote IAG's values and apply IAG's leadership principles in support of IAG's strategic intent
Skills & Experience
  • Minimum 5+ years of Operational Risk Management experience in a senior role in either first or second line
  • Experience implementing or executing a Financial Crime management framework or elements thereof
  • Experience in the implementation and execution of an Operational Risk Framework in a Financial Services business (Insurance, Banking, Superannuation)
  • Proven ability to influence a wide stakeholder group
  • Demonstrated ability to actively keep abreast of changes in external environments and translate into internal environment
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively across whole of function and broader group to reach a common approach
  • Proven ability to successfully execute and deliver on complex items within tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated business acumen with the ability to translate risk theory into practical application which supports uplift in risk maturity
  • Experience in project delivery, change programs or similar
About Us
At IAG, we believe that everyone has a unique point of view to share, shaped by their life experiences, cultures & passions. We celebrate and commit to:
#Proud to be me - we value difference, not sameness
#Together - harnessing our collective wisdom enables us to be our best for our customers & each other
#No boxes - it's not about labels, boxes or categories. It's about building a diverse and inclusive mindset into everything we do
IAG is the largest general insurance group in Australia and New Zealand, with a growing presence in Asia. IAG owns some of the region's most trusted brands, including NRMA Insurance, CGU, SGIO, SGIC, WFI and Swann Insurance.
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Start your career journey with us and click 'Apply'! Applications close 6th November 2019
In addition to a diverse and inclusive culture, some of our benefits include 13% superannuation, 50% insurance discounts, flexible work and leave options, generous parental leave and return to work program, recognition and reward program, and various corporate partner discounts.
We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply for this position.