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Risk & Compliance Business Partner (Technology)


Job Description

The Team

Reporting to the Head of Risk and Compliance, you will be a key member of a recently created function with a business wide mandate and strong support from Flutter. You will play a key role in scaling up operational risk management advisory capabilities for the Technology portfolio, while taking our existing compliance capabilities to the next level.

This is not your traditional risk and compliance team: we have a strategy, operating model and attitude that sees us driving performance and growth with our business. They’re a bunch of “doers” not just advisors

The roles

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Develop, maintain and evolve the operational risk profile for the Technology Department focusing on the risks that matter most
  • Proactively drive the development and implementation of new and/or existing controls for those risks
  • Prepare timely and engaging material including opinion and recommendation on the health and performance of the Technology Department Risk Profile and how to shift the dial further
  • Maintain and evolve the Technology Department Compliance Plan, a plain English appraisal of the legislative and regulatory obligations that the Department must meet and various controls and strategies to prevent and/or detect instances of non-compliance
  • Act as primary point of contact for breach & incident investigation and resolution
  • Coordinate the implementation of regulatory change as it impacts portfolio
  • Deliver strategic projects and initiatives at the request of Head of Risk & Compliance


  • You will have extensive experience in risk and compliance “business partnering” in a heavily regulated, digital business maintaining strong relationships with Executive, GM and Head of level stakeholders including:Understanding and practical application of contemporary enterprise risk management techniques including an engaging verbal and written communication style
  • Ability to understand and map out business processes and functions, operating models and business architectures to diagnose critical issues
  • Confidence to present opinion and recommendations on risk and compliance issues and how the dial is shifted which balances strategic and performance outcomes with risk and compliance management
  • Proactive relationship management and consultation / collaboration across key departmental stakeholders

You will also need to demonstrate:

  • A commercial and growth focused mindset, with a view that risk and compliance drives business performance and growth and not just tick boxes!
  • Comprehensive and practical understanding of digital and technology risk including cyber security and cloud-based operating environments
  • A fresh and engaging approach to written and oral delivery – presenting with impact to influence your stakeholders
  • A willingness to learn and evolve new ways of working and delivery
  • Straddle between the traditional “line 1” and “line 2” risk and compliance rhythms to deliver the best outcomes for our business and customers

The Perks

We don’t expect you to do this for free, so along with your salary we will also provide you with:

  • Best in class Parental Leave program with six months paid leave for Primary Carers
  • Tailored career development programs, and opportunities
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Discounted Myki & gym memberships, free breakfast and loads of event, conference tickets and many more

What’s next?

To make sure you are the best person for Sportsbet and Sportsbet is the best for you our interview process includes, online assessments, videos, behavioural and technical interviews. This ensures all types of experiences can be considered for all roles and provides you with ample time to ask any questions.

We encourage you to apply immediately as we will begin shortlisting within 1-2 weeks of advertising.