Right now, we are looking for a new Head of Risk Control that wants to be part of our growing and dynamic finance company, Telia Finance AB.
In Telia Finance AB we are a closely-knit team of about 125 people who work flexibly and purposefully towards realizing customer demands and needs. If you ask us, telecom and finance are a match made in heaven. Our customers need technical solutions that enable them to work as seamlessly as possible. And as tech development proceed more quickly than ever, they also need innovative, smart and adaptable financial solutions so that they always can be equipped with the latest technology. Basically, we want to make it possible for all Telia Company's customers to find exactly the right solutions to suit their telecom requirements both now and in the future. Telia Finance is a credit market company under the supervision of the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority.Is this your next opportunity?
As Head of Risk Control, you will lead the Risk Control Function (RCF), consisting of a Risk Control Officer and yourself. The RCF is an internal control function reporting directly to the Board and the CEO of Telia Finance. You will play an important role in ensuring that risks within the company area are known, assessed, managed, and controlled properly. You will work in close collaboration with all units within Telia Finance and the local Telia operators. Your abilities to cooperate, involve and communicate are therefore of highest importance.
The role includes, but is not limited to:
Promote a sound management of risks by:
Assisting in identifying them,
Proposing mitigating actions to minimize or eliminate them and
Following-up and reporting them
Promote a sound risk culture by:
Providing advice and support to employees, the CEO and the Board,
Informing and educating employees about risks and risk management and
Following-up and reporting on deficiencies and violations of the risks
We are now looking for an experienced risk control professional to dare, care and simplify risk matters within our business. You have a strong team spirit but are ready to work independently. You are inspired by working in an intense and constantly transforming business environment.
We need you to have a solid experience from the risk control area within the financial industry. Maybe you are a senior risk officer that is ready for the next step or you are working as Head of Risk Control already. Preferably, you have experience from a Nordic perspective since we are operating in all Nordic countries. As a person you have high integrity and have a strong delivery capability both when you work alone as well as in teams. It is important that you are business and customer oriented and always take that in consideration within the risk control area. And most of all, we are looking for an individual that will enjoy working with us!
Your personal competencies:
Are independent and possessing high integrity with strong people skills and educational vein to gain the trust from all stakeholders, internal as well as external
Are driven, creative, strategic, accountable, efficient, and decisive
Are stress resistant and used to deliver under pressure without losing in quality and also handling several matters in parallel
Have a mature and persuasive communication style, credible to explain complex issues to the employees and other stakeholders
Broad experience in risk areas required/relevant for a regulated financial company
Academic degree in a relevant field, e.g. Law
Around 7-10 years of experience working in a senior risk control position in the regulated financial services industry
Proven track record of driving change, effectively communicating, training, influencing, and engaging at all levels across an organization
Fluent in English and Swedish (written and oral) other Nordic language skills is a plus
Manager experience is a plus
Regardless of the position you are looking for, we will give you the tools and support you need to grow both as a professional and as a person, with us. We can offer you your next big opportunity in a creative, motivating, and welcoming company where everyone can be themselves, with equal access to opportunities. We respect and value the diversity of people. In addition to an attractive and inclusive work environment, we also enable flexibility and offer a wide variety of employee benefits. We are changing the industry, digitalizing society, and reinventing better connected living. That is the next chapter in our story, what's yours?Interested?
Do you want to be part of our journey in the FinTech arena, apply for the job! If you want to know more about the job you are welcome to contact Caroline Åberg, Talent Acquisition Partner, at firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to receiving your application and to make sure that your personal data is kept safely, we kindly ask you to apply through our recruitment system. We are not able to handle resumes via e-mail or equivalent. Selection will take place on an ongoing basis and this position might be filled before the application deadline. Required controls will be performed. Application deadline is 2022-12-07Welcome to Telia - Home to your next big opportunity!