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US Risk and Quality Management Office
US Risk Management Consultant
Develops and maintains Aflac's enterprise risk management framework including the quantitative and qualitative risk assessment program, creation and maintenance of risk policies, facilitating the development of enterprise-wide risk analysis reports and dashboards, and collaborating with business units on enterprise-wide risk initiatives
Principal Duties & Responsibilities
Works closely with senior management and serves as a business-focused, value-added partner to the business units with respect to understanding enterprise-wide operational and regulatory risks, managing risks effectively and evaluating current and future risks; plans and performs annual risk assessments across the organization and provides reporting as appropriate to various levels of the organization
Coordinates risk policies and practices with the 2nd Line of Defense teams to ensure a cohesive and complimentary structure is maintained and communication is consistent across Aflac U.S. and Global ERM policies and procedures
Participates on cross-functional working groups covering multiple risks areas such as operational risk, reputation risk and strategic risk
Analyzes operational risk events, including the identification of the root cause that has led to their occurrence and helps to develop a remediation plan; evaluates existing risk measurement methodologies and presents results and recommendations to management
Provides oversight ensuring that appropriate internal controls and practices are in place and consistent with the operations risk policy concerning the risk owner's department
Gathers operational risk management data on all matters pertaining to risks facing the organization to communicate to senior management, including the research of emerging risk and trends
Assists with the development of risk metrics, limits, and tolerances
Works closely with other areas of Aflac to embed a culture of risk management practices and problem-solving; recommends best practices; solves complex problems; takes a broad perspective to identify solutions
Builds effective working relationships with the key business stakeholders and risk owners; serves as a risk management adviser on key projects/initiatives and provides risk management education to the
Serves as a resource for less-experienced team members using broad knowledge, experience and tools to assist in the attainment of department/organizational goals
Performs other related duties as required
Education & Experience
Bachelor's Degree in risk management, actuarial science, finance, accounting, economics, or other relevant business discipline, and Six years of professional job related experience, Or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Insurance or Financial Services Industry preferred
Job Knowledge & Skills
Excellent analytical, problem solving, and research skills
Solid knowledge and understanding of risk management frameworks
Strong Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word skills
Excellent presentation, oral, written, and interpersonal communications skills to effectively interact with all levels of management; ability to maintain professionalism
Ability collaborate with business unit customers, business partners, and all levels of leadership to deliver results
Ability to lead and work on multiple projects in a time constrained environment
Action Oriented, Customer Focus, Adaptability, Listening, Ethics and Values, Integrity and Trust
Business and Financial Acumen, Decision Quality, Functional/Technical Skills, Informing, Intellectual Horsepower, Planning, Presentation Skills, Problem Solving, Written Communications
Aflac is known for treating our employees exceptionally well. As one of the leaders in the insurance industry, we're able to offer one of the most comprehensive health benefits packages available in corporate America, including free coverage from one of our pioneering insurance products, the Aflac Cancer policy. Our employees also enjoy a host of other benefits, including advancement opportunities, opportunities for continued education and professional development, merit increases and performance bonuses, profit-sharing 401(k), stock purchase plans, and many more.