Primary Location: Costa Rica
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Finance
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job ID: 18064338
The Risk Officer is responsible for the correct and timely design and implementation of control practices meant to increase the control awareness within the department as well as ensuring that operational risks are managed appropriately.
This individual will be also responsible of tracking that the appropriate documentation of roles and responsibilities is up to date Constantly applying self-assessments, process reviews and control practices such as EUC, Records Management, and other policies are key actions led by this position.
Bachelor's degree in business, finance or accounting preferably or equivalent experience.
Financial services or finance experience 3-5 years.
High proficiency in Excel and Access, Macros is a plus
High proficiency in English
Exceptional interpersonal and communications skills (both written and verbal)
Good organizational and multi-tasking skills, able to prioritize in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Flexible, adaptable, responsive, positive
Pursues continuous process and self-improvement opportunities
Solid customer service and communication skills.
Problem solving skills.
Excellent documentation skills
Sound business judgment
Strong analytical skills
Self-motivated, takes initiative.
Strong attention to detail.
Excellent follow-up skills
Effective time management skills.
Ability to multi-task and effectively handle multiple priorities meeting Unit/Business' deadlines and objectives.
Proficient in metrics / KRI assessment and reporting
Proactive, able to take the lead in devising creative solutions
Ability to work under pressure managing to tight deadlines and / or unexpected change
Excellent communication and relationship skills across all management levels
Analytical with attention to detail and strong problem solving skills