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Job Position Summary - Senior Risk Program Officer
(Tempe, AZ or Omaha, NE)
Support further enhancement of RISK policy management process, including authoring, collaboration and presentation of RISK policies for approval.
Monitor audit and regulatory findings for RISK group; partnering with Senior owners of findings to facilitate responses, monitor progress and ensure timely and effective closure.
Develop, implement and oversee one or more RISK programs through collaboration with business partners and work with cross-discipline teams to establish integrated plan to deliver on program goals and objectives.
Conduct impact assessments for regulatory changes and provide research support to ensure timely response to changing regulatory expectations regarding risk management topics.
Support documentation requirements for dual grading program, including training materials, model documentation, etc.
Ensure ongoing communication of progress against program objectives.
Proactively identify and resolve issues and make recommendations for improvements to existing processes.
Other duties as assigned
- Bachelor’s Degree – Required.
- Master’s/ Advanced Degree – Preferred.
- Requires deep knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience. Typically viewed as a specialist within discipline. May have broad knowledge of project management.
- Requires 5 years minimum prior relevant experience.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.
Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.