Risk Management Analyst Risk Management Analyst …

Federal Reserve Bank Dallas
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 May 20
Federal Reserve Bank Dallas
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 May 20
Risk Management Analyst
Sr Strategic Risk Mgmt Analyst

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas believes in the diversity of our people, ideas and experiences, and we are committed to building an inclusive culture that represents the communities we serve.


As part of the nations central bank, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas is committed to strengthening the economy and our communities. At the Fed, you have the opportunity to become part of an important public service institution whose work touches lives across the globe. Its a big job, and thats why we need talented, results-driven professionals who care about making a difference.


The Sr. Strategic Risk Management Analyst acts as a resource to the Financial Management department and other business areas regarding best practices related to enterprise risk and COSO compliance. The Sr. Strategic Risk Management Analyst will facilitate, report, and monitor on enterprise risk and fraud assessments to various business areas and senior management. The successful candidate will collaborate with other departments in identifying, assessing, monitoring and reporting on organizational risk. This person will assist in the design and delivery of educational, training, or other materials across the lines of defense, aids the external auditor throughout the audit process, and supports other key initiatives within the ERM group or other risk management roles as needed.


  • Develops and facilitates enterprise risk and fraud assessments for key business areas.
  • Analyzes the results of the assessments to determine Bank-wide themes and report the results of the assessments to the Risk Management Committee.
  • Periodically tracks and reports on the progress of stated risk mitigation action plans.
  • Supports business areas in understanding risk management and provides ad hoc training.
  • Assists the Secretary of the Risk Management Committee, including monitoring and facilitating discussions on top bank risks and presenting on risk related topics.
  • Works with business area management to carry-out the reliance letter and assertion letter process.
  • Collaborates with external auditors throughout the audit process, including managing outstanding audit requests.
  • Routinely serves on District and System-level enterprise risk related projects and initiatives.
  • Develops, recommends and implements controls and cost-effective approaches to minimize the organization's risks effects.
  • Identifies and analyzes potential sources of loss to minimize risk and estimates the potential financial consequences of an occurring loss.
  • Assesses and communicates information regarding business risks with functions across the organization
  • Diagnoses significant, unusual, and emerging risks to which the business is exposed

  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested.


  • Ensures Accountability Holds self and others accounatable to meet commitments.

  • Action Oriented Takes on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

  • Manages Ambiguity Operates effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear.

  • Communicates Effectively Develops and delivers multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.

  • Strategic Mindset Sees ahead to future possibilities and translating them into breakthrough strategies.

  • Balances Stakeholders Anticipates and balances the needs of multiple stakeholders.


  • Demonstrates specific knowledge of risk management frameworks (i.e. COSO), corporate governance, process improvement, and/or project management

  • Ability to facilitate group discussions to achieve data collection and group consensus

  • Understands the financial risks and controls of the organizations various business areas and the implications of risks that could occur

  • Works independently with minimal supervision with a clear framework of accountability

  • Knowledge of risk management practices and processes and/or operational control principles

  • Strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to interact with customers as well as various levels of management and staff


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, Audit or other business related field of study

  • Three years of relevant professional experience evaluating organizational risk, performing management testing or audit field work relating to financial and technology controls

  • Equivalent education and/or experience may be substituted for any of the above


M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; hours may vary due to assignments/attendance; 5% travel may be required. General office working environment.


This position may be filled at various levels based on candidate's qualifications as determined by the department.

The selected candidate for this position will be required to pass a criminal background check; selected candidates may be required to complete a job related assessment.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer


Primary Location: TX-Dallas
Work Locations:
Organization: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Schedule: Full-time
Job Type: Experienced
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time