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Group Compliance & Risk Specialist | Global Business

Robert Walters

Job Description

Robert Walters are excited to exclusively partner with a leading global business, headquartered in Brisbane, for the recruitment of a Group Governance, Compliance & Risk Specialist. Reporting into the Group Compliance & Risk Manager, this position will undertake a broad range of responsibilities focused on some exciting projects and initiatives across the business.

About the Group Governance, Compliance & Risk Specialist role:

Working within a close-knit team, this role supports the compliance & risk function by helping drive awareness across the Group to embed the desired compliance culture and ensure adequate controls are in place for the management of Group-wide risks.

As the Group Governance, Risk & Compliance Specialist, you will:

  • Work on global compliance and risk initiatives and programs, and help implement them across the Group
  • Recommend and develop compliance policies, procedures, processes, and training to raise awareness across the Group
  • Research international best practice and regulatory guidance to drive continuous improvement of existing frameworks
  • Assist in the ongoing monitoring of compliance risk and controls, including conducting risk assessments and compliance audits
  • Draft board reports for the Audit & Risk Committee and Sustainability Committee
  • Coordinating and conducting internal investigations into compliance issues and allegations of misconduct

To be successful in this position, you will have:

  • 3+ years’ experience working within a risk, compliance or legal function performing a similar role
  • Experience working for a global organisation is preferred
  • Formal training or qualifications in a compliance and risk related discipline
  • Previous exposure to technical services or the resources industry is highly desired
  • Excellent written report and policy writing skills
  • Strong communication skills and confident at dealing with multiple stakeholders

This an excellent opportunity for someone to enhance their career and get exposure to a broad range of responsibilities working within a truly global organisation.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
To apply please click apply or call Mark Hetherington on 07 3032 2293 for a confidential discussion.


Robert Walters are excited to exclusively partner with a leading global business, headquartered in Brisbane, for the recruitment of a Group Governance, Compliance & Risk Specialist. Reporting into the Group Compliance & Risk Manager, this position will undertake a broad range of ...