Blue Cross Life Insurance Company of Canada is a federally licensed company that distributes its products through a network of Blue Cross Plans. The Company specializes in life and disability income protection products that supplement and enhance the portfolio of health products distributed by its Shareholder Blue Cross Plans.
Job Title: Senior Operational Risk Analyst
Department: Operational Risk Management
Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
Salary: Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits
Reports To: Manager, Operational Risk Management
Applications are being invited the position of Senior Operational Risk Analyst of Blue Cross Life Insurance Company of Canada. As a member of the Operational Risk Management team, you will play a significant role in monitoring and mitigating operational risks at Blue Cross Life. You will work closely with all functional areas of the Company as well as representatives from the distributor entites.
Continuous development of tools used to report operational risk information
Update and maintain access to Resolver (operational risk reporting system)
Revise and update operational risk policies and processes
Perform initial assessment for risk events reported through the Resolver system
Gather and analyze periodic operational risk information from all reporting parties
Help coordinate and facilitate operational risk workshops
Develop and execute assurance program in support of the Company’s three lines of defense model
Draft and update Operational Risk Dashboard for reporting to the Board of Directors
Interact with internal department leaders as well as risk representatives from distributor entities
Ensure communication of and adherence to reporting timelines
University degree in business, finance or accounting
Completion of SOA/CAS exams would be considered an asset, ideally at an associate level or above
Completion of a professional accounting designation
Previous experience in a risk or compliance role
Experience in insurance and/or banking
Experience in the development and execution of audits (internal and/or external)
Superior knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel
Knowledge of Governance, Risk and Compliance software is considered an asset
Proficient in English
Bilingualism (French and English) will be considered an asset.
Analytical Thinking: high attention to detail, looks beyond the obvious and can solve difficult problems with effective solutions.
Communication Skills: proven written, oral and listening skills, tailoring information and delivery to suit the nature of the material, audience and situation.
Execution and Organizational Skills: Ability to work in a demanding, fast paced environment and to establish priorities.
Team Work Skills: Strong interpersonal skills, positive attitude and ability to work in a group or independently.
We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest. Please note only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Blue Cross Life is an equal opportunity employer.
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