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Risk & Compliance Specialist

Latitude Financial Services

Job Description

  • Partner with business leaders across Technology & Operations
  • Create, monitor, and maintain business unit risk profiles.
  • Continue to build and embed Operational risk maturity and culture
  • Hybrid working model
  • Be part of a fun, contemporary and value driven team.

Let's talk about the Opportunity
Reporting to the Risk Manager, Commercial, you will partner with leaders to develop and coordinate the implementation of risk management strategies and a robust risk culture. Ensuring that the right risks are taken, with the right controls in place while managing identification and escalation of events, losses or breaches as they occur.

  • Support in the identification of key risks and create, monitor, and maintain business unit risk profiles.
  • Oversee and support incident management including effective remedial action plans
  • In conjunction with business partners, design effective and efficient key controls ensuring operational effectiveness where control gaps or improvement opportunities are identified.
  • Educate the business unit on the effective design and delivery of controls aligned to risk appetite, internal policies, standards, and responsibilities.
  • Lead the improvement of key risk indicators, appetite and risk tolerance settings across business unit risk categories and remedial actions where required.
  • Support risk management activities in line with Technology & Operations strategies

About you
You are passionate about continuous improvement and simplification while challenging the status quo in a supportive and inclusive environment. You have a customer first mindset and constantly seeks ways to strengthen controls while driving better customer outcomes.

  • Solid risk and assurance background with a clear understanding of risk management, assurance and compliance principles will support your experience in a banking or financial services environment.
  • Strong communication skills combined with the ability to influence and articulate complex risk scenarios.
  • Have strong capability in building stakeholder relationships, influencing and advising.
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to effectively manage competing and changing priorities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite including Power BI or systems such as Tableau would be favourable however not a critical requirement

Sound like you?
That's a good sign! In return for your energy and ideas, we offer genuine flexible family life / work balance, health, well-being, and social initiatives to help you feel well and connected, as well as our hugely popular extra week of leave program. We always support a safe, healthy, engaging, and productive working environment for all employees and workers, whether that be in your home, an office or a combination of both.

We're Latitude, partners in money.
Digital payments, cards, loans and insurance is what we offer - but what we really do is help people from all walks of life shop and live better.

Always living and breathing our values. Act Right, Show Care, Be Curious.


We're not engaging any recruitment agencies for this role, so if you're interested. Please apply directly!

Successful applicants will be required to complete a background check (including criminal history and bankruptcy check) prior to commencement of employment. Only open to Australian or New Zealand Permanent Residents or Citizens.