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Business Risk Advisor

HCF Australia

Job Description

About HCF

At HCF, our purpose is to bring our human touch to healthcare. Since 1932 we’ve been putting our members and their health first. As Australia’s largest not-for-profit health fund, we cover over 1.7 million members with health, life, travel and pet insurance and our vision is to make healthcare understandable, affordable, high quality and member centric.

We want to be true health partners to our members, easily guiding the healthcare choices that are right for them. At HCF, our values are the way we do things and create the necessary culture to help us realise our purpose and deliver our 2025 Strategy. Living our values in action we step forward, walk in their shoes, stay human, make it better and get there together.


About the Role

As a Business Risk Advisor you will provide advice and support on all risk and compliance matters across the organisation. You will assist in building a risk awareness culture and support the Head of Risk and Chief Risk Officer.


  • Provide risk and compliance advice to management, to facilitate commercial decision making whilst ensuring all operations are conducted within the acceptable risk parameters
  • Review all business unit risk registers and ensure they are complete, accurate and are aligned to HCF’s Risk Management Framework 
  • Facilitate delivery of all aspects of the risk and compliance functions, including implementation of processes, procedures, tools and systems to identify, assess and monitor risk and compliance
  • Coordinate risk and compliance training for all business units and make sure all staff meet their compliance training requirements
  • Support the Head of Risk in providing group wide insights, risk reporting and incident reporting to the chief risk officer

The role will require you to perform other ad hoc tasks as required

About you

  • Experience working in a risk advisory role as a consultant or in a significant risk and compliance program in an APRA regulated environment
  • Strong consulting, influencing & communication skills at all levels across the company
  • Ability to interpret regulation and legislation, as well as standards and guidelines, and apply to the requirements of the HCF Group
  • Experience in GRC strategy as well as relevant risk and compliance management standards, guidelines, practices, techniques and tools
  • Proactive, flexible and collaborative



Working in the health insurance industry, we know how important it is to prioritise the wellbeing of our own people. We want to provide you with the skills and tools you need to support your wellbeing journey, so that you can be at your best.  

We’re all about creating a fantastic people experience, guided by our values, so that we can in turn better deliver for our members. We work with our people to create a work experience that is inclusive, supportive, safe and respectful so we can do the best for our members.

Come and join our HCF team!


  • Up to 50% discount on health cover, pet & travel insurance
  • Family & Friends day
  • Organisational wide Recognition & Rewards program
  • Generous Parental Leave Scheme
  • Health & Wellbeing Initiatives

A career with us – How to Apply


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HCF is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All suitably qualified applicants will receive equal and fair consideration for employment. Applicants who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander are actively encouraged to apply. All potentially successful candidates will be required to complete background checks which will include a police clearance prior to confirmation of employment.