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Senior Consultant/ Manager in Financial Services Risk in Geneva

Location:  Grand-Lancy / Geneva
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  May 8, 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1431638

At EY, you will have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we are counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.



The opportunity


Our Consulting business offers a broad range of functional and cross-country services dedicated to providing high-value and trusted advice to clients, with a specific focus on business transformation programs in the Financial Services industry.


We are currently looking for a motivated Senior Consultant or a Manager (80-100%) with non-financial and compliance risk management in the banking and/or insurance industries related experience to further strengthen our practice within the Financial Services Consulting – Governance Risk and Controls (GRC) team in Geneva.


The team is part of a global network of risk management specialists working together with most of the largest financial services companies. We support our clients with solutions to identify, assess, steer and monitor non-financial and compliance risks on very diverse topics: Risk and Compliance Digital Transformation, operational risk management, resilience, third party management, AML, internal audit, and many others.



Your key responsibilities


A unique opportunity to explore a wide range of solutions to our clients’ issues and needs. This will enable you to quickly develop a wide breadth of skills and competencies, with many of these being focused around non-financial and compliance risk management, as well as internal control systems and internal audit.


The nature of consulting promises a fast paced and engaging career. You will also have the opportunity to actively support in innovation and shape EY solutions on current and upcoming market needs.


Your skillset will grow rapidly through numerous training events and client facing engagements including touchpoints with clients’ senior management.



Skills and attributes for success


To qualify for the role you must have

  • At least 5 years of prior experience in non-financial and/or compliance risk management in the financial services industry either in an execution or advisory role.
  • Fluency in English and French, German a plus


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience or knowledge in at least one of the following areas:
    • Risk management framework and controls
    • Operational risk  
    • Resilience
    • Third party risk management
    • Compliance (MIFID II, FinSa, etc.)
  • Interest in risk, BCM, digital transformation, IT Risk, compliance and / or internal audit in the financial services industry
  • A degree in a business-related field such as business administration, economics, finance or other related area
  • Perfect knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Experience in the banking, insurance or consulting industry
  • Strong interest in technology



Qualities you should demonstrate

  • Entrepreneurial mindset and an innovative spirit
  • Motivated, ambitious and self-driven personality
  • Willingness to go the extra mile
  • Goal-oriented team player with analytical and organizational skills



What we offer

  • Attractive salaries
  • International multi-cultural team of highly motivated professionals
  • Constant personal development with a steep learning curve – a system of trainings, mentoring, counselling and on-the-job learning
  • Modern working environment and equipment, fostering mobile working flexibility
  • Transparent performance-based recognition and progression system


If you are interested, please contact us as soon as possible. For further information please contact our recruitment team ( / +41 58 286 33 66).


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