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Operational Risk Consultant

Company: Accenture Contractor Jobs
Location: Arlington
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

We are:

CFO-Enterprise Value, and we give finance execs the sounding board they need. Value isn't just about maintenance. It's about zeroing in on smart, sustainable ways to grow, and finding the right tools to keep everything on track. We've got the deep industry experience, the functional insights, the data power, and the digital tech leadership to help our clients make important changes. Whether we're breaking down meaningful analytics, designing the perfect finance platforms, implementing intelligent operating models, or building from current risk and compliance models to get ready for the future, we solve our clients' toughest problems.Visit us here to find out more about CFO-Enterprise Value.

You are:

A problem-solver and a trusted voice on all things operational risk. A big part of your role is detective work - thinking through risk scenarios, locating vulnerabilities, determining responses, and monitoring progress. It's a big job, no matter what size the company you're helping. You're comfortable making decisions but know when to ask for help. You're a collaborative team player who's excited to support the project wherever you're needed.

The work:

  • Identify, evaluate and respond effectively to operational risks for top-tier financial services organizations globally
  • Lead or support small project teams, share insights, and use analytics to find new ways of working that put people and process first
  • Adapt industry best practices and procedures to help clients stay compliant
  • Interact confidently with all stakeholders, from senior leadership to team members
  • Work with leadership to determine methods, procedures, and goals on new assignments
  • Stay on top of how new regulations and technologies affect clients' businesses - and ours


For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.

Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

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Here's what you need:

  • 3 years working in risk within a management consulting firm
  • Minimum 2 years in operational risk management, performing risk measurements, analytics, and reporting within the banking and/or capital markets industries
  • Minimum 2 years working with Risk and Control Self Assessments (RCSAs), loss data management, scenario analysis, and/or operational risk data modelling and analytics
  • Bachelor's degree

Bonus points if:

  • You have a proven track record (at least 3 years) of offering top-notch service delivery, and know how to bring in new business
  • You have a minimum of 2 years of experience in control testing or audit
  • You have a minimum of 2 years of experience with risk technology solutions to manage non-financial risk
  • You're excited to work in the world of information systems
  • You're a wiz with presentations and fearless in the face of MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, high-energy, go-team environment

Important Information

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.


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