Operational Risk Analyst, Dublin

Date: 23-Nov-2022

Location: Dublin, IE

Company: Allied Irish Bank

Role Title: Operational Risk Senior Risk Analyst – Operational Risk


Location: Molesworth Street, Dublin 2 with Hybrid Working


This role is being offered on a fixed term contract basis until 30th December 2023


Summary of role:

Operational risk analyst within Operational Risk. The analyst will provide independent oversight and challenge of the delivery of change across the organisation, through attendance at project/programme steerings, carrying out reviews, and providing advice and guidance. The role will involve building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders, particularly by providing advice to stakeholders on the management of operational risks. The analyst may also be involved in activities across the wider Operational Risk team as required, including initiating small specific projects on an ad-hoc basis.


The Operational Risk team play a core role in supporting the management of the banks operational risks, working with all areas across AIB. Currently it is a very exciting time in our Operational Risk Team in AIB with opportunities for further career development and growth. The team operates across the bank, providing support on Operational Risk management to all areas.

Working in this team requires the candidate to have a strong general business background, with specific skills to support business areas in carrying out their risk management responsibilities by providing second line oversight and assurance on risk management policies, guidelines and best practices.
The successful candidate will need to be pragmatic in working to support the 1LoD while being strong in the defence of risk principles.

You will play a role in setting the risk tone and culture across the group. Reporting to the Head of Products and Change, Operational Risk, you will play a significant role in Policy setting, advice and oversight and challenge across all areas for Operational Risk.


We’re looking for someone who:

  • Providing oversight and challenge of operational risks and controls
  • Providing independent oversight and challenge of change delivery
  • Liaising with key stakeholders to provide advice relating to operational risk matter


Who are we?

We’re AIB. A strong Irish bank packed with purpose - to back our customers to achieve their dreams and ambitions. That goes for our employees too. We’re made of small teams where you have the chance to shine.


Why join us?

We are excited about how we have changed our focus. We want to be at the heart of our customers’ financial lives by giving them an exceptional experience. We are building a culture that breaks the conventions of what our customers and employees expect of a bank.


Does this sound like something that you want to be part of?


You will need to show us that you can/have:

  1. 2+ years’ experience of Risk management and/or management of Operational risk in a financial services environment
  2. Awareness and understanding of relevant regulatory Operational Risk requirements
  3. A good general business background with an understanding of retail banking
  4. Knowledge of project management is an advantage
  5. Strong communication and people engagement skills and ability to develop and manage internal and external stakeholder relationships.



If you feel you have what it takes, Click Apply and fill in the online application form. If you would like more information, Noelle Ryan in our Talent Acquisition Team can help. You can contact her by email at careers@aib.ie.


By when?  Closing date is 11th December 2022

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