Risk and Compliance Officer

Posted 15 March 2024
SalaryBase + Super
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLegal, Risk & Compliance

Job description

  • Risk and Compliance Officer
  • Brilliant organisation that is driven by purpose and values

Client Details

A leader with the for-purpose sector, our client has an excellent reputation for their efforts in the community and for championing change at the legislative level. Comprising of a work-force that is driven by values, they offer a wonderful working environment that is both supportive and fast-paced. 


The Risk & Compliance Officer is responsible for the administration and support of the enterprise risk, compliance, and assurance activities within the Risk & Compliance team. In this role, you will be responsible for administering and maintaining Risk & Compliance owned repositories and enterprise management systems, and assisting with assurance activities both internally and with external clients. You will also provide general assistance to the Risk & Compliance team to help drive internal engagement and efficiency. 

  • Monitor and maintain the enterprise policy and procedure repository, ensuring document owners meet their responsibilities.
  • Proactively administer and maintain enterprise management systems and supporting risk and compliance programs, including: document and records management, maintain registers and other key document repositories, monitor the completion of corrective and preventative actions, source and compile metrics and perform other analysis activities, assist in the preparation of presentations and reports.
  • Assist with the planning, coordination, reporting and documentation of assurance and remediation programs, including maintaining repositories.
  • Monitor and maintain Risk & Compliance perpetual diary and assist with monitoring of team capacity planning.
  • Coordinate meetings, and take minutes where applicable, including monitoring actions.
  • Assist with processing of purchase orders and invoices for the Risk & Compliance team.
  • Identify and support continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Support and actively promote a culture of risk, compliance, and continuous improvement within the organisation.

  • Tertiary qualified with a degree in business, management or technology is required.
  • Certification in Risk Management, Information Security or Governance preferred.
  • Previous experience working in a risk, compliance, assurance or governance team for more than 3 years is required.
  • Exposure to statutory or standard obligations preferred.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and effectively communicate with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Exceptional organisational skills and ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

Job Offer

Great organisation and great team. Fantastic leadership that is clear, supportive and constructive.