Enterprise Risk Management Lead Enterprise Risk Management Lead …

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 26 Mar 20
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 26 Mar 20
Enterprise Risk Management Lead
Enterprise Risk Management Lead

Working at the Federal Reserve Bank positions you at the center of the financial world with a unique perspective on national and international markets and economies. You will work in an environment with a diverse group of talented professionals to foster and support the safety, soundness, and vitality of our economic and financial systems. It is a challenge that demands the skills of a financial service professional and the intellectual curiosity of an academicall combined with a passion for public service.

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Lead


Coordinate the enterprise risk management (ERM) program and processes for the Bank, promoting risk awareness and management. Facilitate discussions of current and latest risks and mitigating actions with officers and staff of major departments. Analyze enterprise-level risks, including impediments to the successful achievement of strategic goals, and provide support to senior leadership. Design and execute leading methods for risk assessments and reporting, including the use of risk analytics, automation, and KRIs. Develop risk communications to all levels of the organization, including senior management, the Board of Directors and its committees, and System ERM partners. You will report to the Director, Enterprise Risk and Resilience within the Corporate Strategy & Risk department.

Principal Accountabilities:

Coordinate the enterprise risk management program, including development and management of procedures, project plans, and risk profiles.
Analyze enterprise-level risks, including operational, strategic, reputational, and financial risks.
Facilitate identification and review of key risks with Bank officers and staff to inform decisions and enhance understanding and awareness.
Develop senior management reports and presentations for the Banks Executive Committee, Board of Directors, and other Bank and System partners.
Lead risk assessment workshops and facilitated self-assessment sessions with teams; consult with department management on identified risks, risk appetite/tolerance levels, possible action plans, and ongoing monitoring.
Collaborate with departments to identify and report risk events, risk trends and latest risks that could affect the Bank.
Develop data analytics and risk reporting automation processes that support the enterprise risk management program.
Expected to demonstrate well-reasoned decision-making and communications in situations that involve complex issues and analysis.


You will not directly supervise employees, but leads projects and teams in a matrixed reporting structure.

You will have:

Knowledge and experience normally acquired through, or equivalent to, the completion of a Bachelors degree and a minimum 7 years of job related experience.
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making capabilities.
Strong business acumen and interpersonal skills, with an ability to excel in working with a diverse group of senior leaders and other stakeholders.
Demonstrated excellence in team and project management.

Our total rewards program offers benefits that are the best fit for you at every stage of your career:

Comprehensive healthcare options (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
401K match, and a fully funded pension plan
Paid vacation and holidays; flexible work environment, healthy workflow
Generously subsidized public transportation
Annual tuition reimbursement
Professional development programs, training and conferences
And more

The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston is committed to a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace and to provide equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, or military service.

All employees assigned to this position will be subject to FBI fingerprint/ criminal background and Patriot Act/ Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) watch list checks at least once every five years. All candidates must undergo an enhanced background check and comply with all applicable information handling rules.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work required of this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or skills associated with this position or the personnel so classified. While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of this position, management reserves the right to revise this or any job description at its discretion at any time.

Primary Location: MA-Boston
Work Locations:
Organization: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Schedule: Full-time
Job Type: Experienced
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No