Operational Risk Senior Consultant - Risk & Return Management

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Job Description

Job Family Summary:

The Operational Risk and Return Management team provides strategic and operational risk/return support to the Allstate Personal Lines (APL) & Emerging Businesses EB)functions. The team is responsible for guiding the organization by analyzing and optimizing its strategic and operational risk portfolio.

Job Summary:

The Operational Risk Sr Consultant II contributes to the strategic initiative to provide operational risk/return expertise to all APL & EB functions. This role is responsible for supporting the implementation of a operational risk return framework across APL & EB. The job serves as a liaison across APL & EB to provide streamlined solutions for operational risk Operational projects and supports the building of an APL & EB portfolio view of operational risk.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leads the support of APL & EB Operational Risk and Return Management objectives by actively participating in team meetings and offering innovative ideas to further objectives
  • Executes on strategy to develop operational risk return framework across APL & EB
  • Performs operational risk assessments with APL & EB business units as directed, with a focus on regulatory risk, and provides innovative ideas for managing, monitoring, reporting, and escalation structure to optimize risk and return
  • Leads the support of the identification of operational risk associated with pursuing strategic initiatives by being able to identify potential unintended consequences
  • Conducts knowledge sharing process across APL & EB functions
  • Manages operational risks projects across APL & EB and establish best practice standards related to operational risk management
  • Identifies improvements to current operational processes/systems to ensure compliance systems/processes are optimal
  • Reviews and approves APL & EB processes related to standard operational projects; ensures that proper procedures have been followed and support development of reporting and monitoring of key risk indicators; reports and escalates to manger as appropriate
  • Conducts monthly or quarterly meetings with APL & EB functions to provide and receive critical information as it relates to the implementation of operational procedures, project definition, and reports
  • Provides consultative regulatory risk management support to the areas as needed; researches and answers intermediate inquiries from APL & EB functions
  • Organizes/leverages data to analyze trends and sources of operational risk across portfolio of APL & EB projects
  • Produces reports and dashboard of operational risk; identifies and proactively addresses any out of pattern trends in monthly reports

Job Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience; Bachelor’s degree required
  • Intermediate knowledge of professional and regulatory standards
  • Innovative thinking to identify and document process improvements
  • Decision-making capabilities including problem solving approaches and decision frameworks
  • Focus on exceptional customer service
  • Possesses quantitative and analytical skills
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Desire to move from project to project quickly learning while adding value to the project team and the business
  • Intermediate presentation skills; dynamically (persuasively) presenting ideas to business partners
  • Persuasively advocate a position and help build momentum for change and action
  • Manage multiple priorities given aggressive timelines; comfortable performing in a fast paced, dynamic and ambiguous business environment; manage expectations of key stakeholders

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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