Deputy Chief Risk Officer

Deputy Chief Risk Officer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Deputy Chief Risk Officer to join our team.


  • Preparing Board and Committee papers and presenting to those meetings where required;
  • Delivering Operational Resilience, Regulatory change projects and approving Financial Promotions;
  • Supporting the CRO in Prudential and Conduct Risk Management, providing real insight to support the business in continuous improvement;
  • Stress testing, scenario analysis and forecasting in relation to credit risk, interest rate risk, capital and liquidity adequacy;
  • Deputising fully for the existing CRO in SMF4, SMF 16 and SMF17 functions.


  • Strong analytic capabilities, able to efficiently and reliably create realistic and useful stress tests, scenario analysis and forecasts;
  • Strong research skills – naturally inquisitive, keen to continuously develop risk and compliance knowledge, with excellent attention to detail;
  • Good knowledge of the regulatory requirements applicable to mortgage lenders.