Risk governance expert / Risk management expert

Dátum:  2024. júl. 11.

Budapest, HU, 1131

Vállalat:  OTP Bank Nyrt.

OTP Group is one of the fastest growing banking groups in Central and Eastern Europe with more than 41,000 employees in now 12 countries of the CEE and Central Asian region. The Group provides universal financial services to 17 million customers. We strive to provide excellent financial services through digital innovation, AI, and data-driven insights. We harness the synergies within our group and act as a driver of the region’s digital transformation. OTP Group is an inclusive, diverse, and progressive European employer. To achieve our strategic goal, we need employees motivated in reaching the common goals and productive in a complex environment with ever growing requirements. Our Bank is looking for a professional for the following position:


Risk Governance Expert / Risk management expert

You will be part of the Risk Governance team in a frequent contact with Chief Risk Officers and other risk professionals from 12 countries to promote the group level risk standards and you will report to the Head of Group Risk Governance.

Team Profile: Risk Governance team is responsible for group-level strategic and governance related risk management issues, manages the process which helps identify and assess material, new or emerging risks to the Bank and the banking group. Responsibilities also include the coordination of the implementation of ESG factors in the standard risk processes, methodologies, and risk decision-taking, as well as pursuit of incremental improvements in the risk governance and control process. Further goal of the team is to achieve and continuously develop a state of art risk culture in the banking group.

Your responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and participate in the development of the group-level Risk Strategy and monitoring of its implementation
  • Coordinate and participate in the development, maintenance, and implementation of the group-level standards, such as the risk governance standards, credit risk standards, risk appetite framework, and risk control framework
  • Coordinate and participate in group-level risk identification and assessment process, refreshing of the risk taxonomy and risk inventory, and the development and monitoring of the risk appetite statement at group level, and prepare quarterly reports to the top management

You have:

  • Bachelor’s of higher degree in finance, economics, business administration, or other similar areas of study
  • 4-5 years experience in the areas listed under Your responsibilities hereinabove or holistic view of risk management: experience in different fields of work throughout a risk organisation
  • Strong analytical background with an understanding of risk management concepts
  • Strong project management skills
  • Adept at report writing and clear and accurate presentation, proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint to produce executive-level materials
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, written and verbal, in English and preferably in Hungarian
  • Understanding sustainability (ESG) standards and requirements (e.g. EU Taxonomy, CSRD, ESRS, GHG Protocol, EBA, ECB, and MNB ESG and climate related guidelines) is a plus

We offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • International experience as part of a leading banking group in the region
  • Unique opportunity in the Hungarian banking industry (head quarter role)
  • Continuously developing and innovative environment
  • Ability to grow and shape your own career
  • Inclusive and welcoming environment
  • Excellent teamwork
  • Hybrid work schedule
  • Continued professional development: workshops, conferences, trainings


1131 Budapest, Madarász Viktor street 12. and Babér street 7.