Job Description

Business Partnering & Advisory

  • Engage with both IT, operations and lines of business at both a local, regional and global level to better understand digital business risk
  • Provide independent challenge and risk insights to business partners and risk functions in supporting them achieving business objectives
  • Provide subject matter expert advisory services related to digital innovation and transformation within the digital risk portfolio, enabling business partners on throughout their digital journey
  • Advise business partners on risk responses depending on risk limit utilization and insights from risk

Assessments & Governance

  • Conduct risk assessments workshops to contribute to a complete view of digital transformation risks
  • Conduct analysis for early identification of digital innovation and transformation issues and ensure remediation actions are defined and monitored
  • Compile high-quality risk reports for decision taking by management
  • Advise management on digital transformation risk-related standards/regulations to ensure compliance

Up-Skilling & Insights Sharing

  • Remain current on internal and external digital innovation and transformation activities and trends through continuous learning
  • Drive activities to analyse and review information from multiple sources, including validation of information, to facilitate effective decision-taking by management for the purpose of supporting medium to long term risk exposure supporting the clients digital transformation journey
  • Provide insights, training and awareness to key stakeholders and business partners on digital innovation and transformation
  • Contribute to external engagements and interaction with respective parties
  • Seek to understand the company's business value chain and develop some level of business expertise in order to speak the language of business executives, articulate digital risk factors in operational and financial terms, and provide recommendations on risk mitigation initiatives.

Your Skills and Experience

As a Risk Officer you will have a strong IT technical background, and must demonstrate motivation to continuously learn and expand their knowledge and skills of digital technologies and digital business in the context of risk management.

In particular, we are looking for individuals with the following skills

  • A solid understanding of digital technologies such as internet of things, artificial intelligence, blockchain, etc.
  • Ability to connect business and technology
  • Good understanding of digital business models and capabilities
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to clearly document assessment results 

Education and Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent)
  • 3 or more years of experience in related field


  • Experience of working for a leading consultancy / professional services firm
  • Experience within the insurance industry, digital technology or operati



  • CRISC, CISSP, PMP/Prince
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Ryan McCarthy

Associate Recruitment Consultant
  • Salary:Negotiable
  • Location:Dublin
  • Type:Permanent
  • Category:Insurance