Head of Enterprise Risk

  • Exness
  • Limassol, Cyprus
  • 02/09/2022
Full time Analysts Finance Fintech Forex Operations

Job Description

With over 1,500 employees of more than 88 nationalities, Exness is the place for global teamwork, incredible leadership, a learning culture, and constant development. Unlimited by time zones, Exnessians from around the world have worked seamlessly together since 2008 to provide our traders with the best possible trading experience. Today, we stand proud with over 300,000 active traders and 2.5 trillion USD in monthly trading volume.

 Your role at Exness: 

Currently risk management is performed in a decentralized way, your duty will be to connect with our vision and the corporate ideology and help us design & continuously improve the Operational Risk Framework while building strong links with the other core functions within Exness. 

You will: 

  • Design the Risk Management Standards Framework for the organization (processes, frameworks, templates etc.);
  • Develop organizational structure for risk management and coordinate work of risk-related employees;
  • Be in charge of identifying, assessing, reporting and managing of (material) internal and external  risks;
  • Define the level of risk the company is willing to take;
  • Develop staff expertise and skills in the area or risk management;
  • Promote risk-awareness culture;
  • Maintain ongoing communication to senior stakeholders (CEO & COO) and escalation where needed; 
  • Conduct policy and compliance audits, which will include liaising with internal and external auditors;
  • Prepare risk management and insurance budgets;
  • Create business continuity plans;
  • Implement health and safety measures;
  • Maintain records of insurance policies and claims;
  • Review any new major contracts or internal business proposals;
  • Develop Risk Mitigation Action Plans; 
  • Stay abreast of current industry standards and advice the main stakeholders on best practices; 

The Ideal Candidate: 

  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management, Law, Business, Finance, or Risk Management certification;
  • You have 10+ years of experience in risk management and are highly preferred in financial services, Trading, Fintech, IT, Payments, Gaming  industry experience;
  • Monitoring, planning and organisational skills;
  • You’re able to think strategically, navigate ambiguity and solve complex problems;
  • Worked prior  in a matrixed, cross-functional environment, collaborate with a  geographically dispersed team;
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining effective risk management programs is essential; 
  • Highly experienced in Risk mitigation practices; 
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills combined with strong presentation skills;
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities;
  • Good judgment to provide advice, question discrepancies, escalate issues; 
  • Comfortable with Change;
  • Fluency in written and verbal English  language skills; 

We offer you:

  • Competitive salary based on the candidate's expectations and internal benchmark;
  • Outstanding conditions for professional growth and development;
  • Full relocation package to Cyprus for the family and visa support;
  • Mini Cooper Countryman S for the relocated employee;
  • Medical insurance coverage for employees and family members;
  • Company fitness center for employees and their spouses & allowance for other sports activities;
  • Kindergarten/school compensation program;
  • Result-oriented approach and flexible working conditions;
  • Corporate employee share scheme for all the employees;
  • 21 days of annual leave, flexible public holidays and sick leave.