15 days old
2017-12-012017-12-31

Operational Risk Consultant 4

Rochester, NY
  • Job Code
    5373100-12
Job Description

About Wells Fargo and Company

Wells Fargo & Company is a diversified financial services company providing banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 stores and more than 12,000 ATMs and the Internet (wellsfargo.com) across North America and internationally.

Were headquartered in San Francisco, but were decentralized so every local Wells Fargo store is a headquarters for satisfying all our customers financial needs and helping them succeed financially. One in three households in America does business with Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo has $1.4 trillion in assets and more than 275,000 team members in more than 35 countries across our 80+ businesses.

Who We Are

The Wells Fargo Technology Risk Management team is responsible for driving the execution and comprehensive view of risk across Enterprise Information Technology (EIT) and the firm by instilling a risk management culture where businesses are accountable for understanding and managing their risk. Technology Risk Management is organized around shared and divisional responsibilities to provide first-line-of-defense risk management support to drive the execution of the Technology Risk Management Program.

About Enterprise Information Technology (EIT)

At Wells Fargo, technology is at the heart of what enables us to satisfy our more than 75 million global customers financial needs and help them succeed financially. The Enterprise Information Technology (EIT) group provides strategic technology-based products, services, and governance for our enterprise business units. EIT helps customers conduct an average of 95 million transactions each day through in-store, online, ATM, and telephone transactions, delivering a true One Wells Fargo experience and ensuring their security, regardless of the channel. Altogether, EIT draws on the talents and motivation of thousands of technology team members across the enterprise, managing world-wide technology for more than 8,700 stores and 12,500 ATMs, making EIT a competitive advantage for Wells Fargo.

What we are looking for:

We are seeking a Senior Operational Risk Consultant to join our team and assist in developing and driving the technology Risk and Control Framework. This is a strategic position that will engage with the multiple risk and control stakeholders / lines of defense across Enterprise Information Technology (EIT) and the enterprise as a whole to enable a strong risk management practice and capabilities. Areas of focus include, but are not limited to: risk and control taxonomy/terminology, frameworks linkages to organizational hierarchies, assessable universe construct, collaboration with partners to align and influence on thinking, business owned technology Partner with stakeholders to continue evolution of the risk management ecosystem (i.e. FFIEC, strong foundations, embedded tech)

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

Our environment continues to be one of the heightened standards, raised risk consciousness, and regulatory requirements. As part of the First Line of Defense, this role provides leadership support to ensure that EIT is accountable for risks associated with its activities, current and emerging risk identification, measurement, assessment, control, mitigation, monitoring and reporting.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead efforts to develop, implement, and mature the technology risk and control framework across EIT and the firm.
  • Provide leadership on risk methodology, organizational interdependencies, and interoperability across risk and control partners to influence direction
  • Support a governance framework to provide transparency, accountability, and escalation of risk management related matters
  • Provide subject matter expertise on regulatory expectations and industry best practice around risk and control frameworks
  • Partner with Second and third line of defense to inform, educate, and collaborate


Required Qualifications

  • 6+ years of experience in compliance, operational risk management (includes audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or operational risk), or a combination of both; or 6+ years of IT systems security, business process management or financial services industry experience, of which 3+ years must include direct experience in compliance, operational risk management, or a combination of both



Desired Qualifications

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Information Systems Auditor, (CISA) Certification in Control Self-Assessment (CCSA), Certified Information Systems Security Professional, (CISSP) or other risk management discipline certification
  • Ability to communicate effectively, in both written and verbal formats, with senior executive-level leaders
  • Ability to translate and summarize complex data into understandable, actionable information and recommendations
  • Ability to influence and collaborate at all internal organizational levels
  • Ability to negotiate and facilitate issue resolution



Other Desired Qualifications
  • 6+ Years risk management experience with demonstrated leadership skills and ability to mature risk management programs.
  • Advanced Enterprise Risk Management experience and perspective
  • Understanding of risk frameworks such as NIST, CoBIT, and etc.
  • Experience successfully navigating and influencing global financial institutions on risk management topics
  • Strong risk and control fundamentals, knowledge of frameworks and methodologies, common implementation challenges
  • Experience in evaluating the adequacy and effectiveness of policies, procedures and controls.
  • Experience in review and development of risk ratings.
  • Experience in assessing risk, writing issues, and developing appropriate corrective actions.
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills, especially with difficult topics when partnering with senior management. This includes the willingness and ability to question decisions, understand direction and escalate issues, where necessary.
  • Demonstrated experience with both strategic and tactical approaches to risk management.
  • Extensive experience with building out technology risk management platforms. .
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent; regulatory experience a plus




Disclaimer


All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.



Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

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