• Manager, Risk Management-Business Operations

    Job Locations US-MD-Bethesda
    Job ID
    2018-1564
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Risk Management
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • OVERVIEW

     

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    The Company

     

    Common Securitization Solutions (CSS) is seeking an experienced Manager, Risk Management-Business Operations to join our team of talented professionals in Bethesda, Maryland.

     

    How many times in your career do you get the opportunity to do something that’s never been done? To create something that will change an entire industry? CSS is building the Common Securitization Platform to issue and manage mortgage securities. We’re looking for people who can walk in two worlds – a start-up environment where development is collaborative and rapid; and a production environment where we run and monitor the performance of the platform. Longer-term, this platform could serve the entire US housing finance industry. Sound transformative? It is. Come join us and help create something remarkable.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

     

    Job Information

    We are looking for a strong Risk Management Manager who has had experience working in risk management and is excited to jump in and help build out the 1st line Risk Management function at CSS.

     

    This role will have the responsibility for engaging with Operational Business leaders on risk matters ranging from implementation of risk policy to monitoring of 1st line control execution and remediation activities. The position will work closely with the Securitization Operations teams as well as Enterprise Program Management Office and be responsible for ensuring there is a consistent and common approach to implementation of risk management activities. This role will report into the CRO but have direct interaction with the first line business leadership and will be responsible for leading and liaising between the business and ERM.

     

    A successful candidate should have the aptitude to drive execution and facilitate and coordinate cross functional discussions. They should provide effective challenge and help identify emerging risks and subsequent mitigation strategies. Partnership and collaborative problem solving will be critical for success in this role.

    At CSS, we are looking for passionate and visionary leaders. We are on the cusp of moving from a start-up environment to a more predominant “run the business” production operations structure and are looking for leadership who can operate in both worlds.   If you are a seasoned Risk Manager who is excited to be part of developing and evolving a strong Risk Management culture and practice, CSS is the place for you.
    Key Job Functions

     

    • Serve as primary day to day Risk Manager within Securitization Operations and Enterprise Program Management
    • Facilitate and support quarterly Risk and Control Assessment (RCSAs)
    • Collect and manage monthly KRI data; analyze and facilitate discussion with the business areas
    • Assist with and perform 1st line Management testing
      • Assist in maintaining all First Line policies and procedures related to operational risk activities including drafting, reviewing and updating them as necessary.
      • Assist with audits, exams and compliance testing of the functions of the First Line Unit Operational Risk Team.
      • Assist with collection and reporting of Critical and High Self-Identified Issues and Action Plans.
      • Assist with First Line Operational Risk responsibilities, including reporting on Operational Risk Incidents; supporting the design, development and tracking of Key Risk Indicators; supporting the Business Unit Risk Assessment quarterly process; and participating and supporting the Risk & Control Self-Assessment process (including subsequent Control Testing).

     

     

    QUALIFICATIONS

     

     

    Education   

     

    • Bachelors in Finance or related discipline

     

    Minimum Experience  

     

    • Minimum 8 years of experience in Risk Management, Securitization Operations or equivalent field

     

     

    Specialized Knowledge & Skills     

      

    • Strong analytical skills and experience working in Risk Management and in Financial Services preferred.
    • Demonstrated ability to work with multidisciplinary teams, take ownership of deliverables, and drive assigned tasks to completion.
    • Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
    • Demonstrated ability to lead across levels of the organization and seek out successful problem resolution

     

    Employment

    As a condition of employment with Common Securitization Solutions, any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a credit check for positions in some areas of our business.   

         

    Common Securitization Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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