Operational Risk Executive - Insurance jobs in Malta - March 2019
Recruitment Agency
Paragon Europe

Operational Risk Executive

Risk & Fraud
Posted date 08/03/2019 |
Closing date 07/04/2019
Full Time Experienced, Graduate

Paragon Europe in Malta is looking to recruit a corporate-driven, results-oriented and energetic Operational Risk Executive for one of their clients within the Insurance industry on a full-time basis. The ideal candidate will be reporting to the Chief Risk Officer

A typical day might include: 

  • Supporting senior team members in the design, development and maintenance of the risk management framework within the company;
  • Coordinating Operational Risk Identification and Assessments;
  • Analysing and discussing assessment outcomes with the risk owners in order to formulate mitigation plans as necessary;
  • Reviewing, monitoring and updating of operational risk observations and action plans;
  • Assisting internal functions in documenting and updating the company’s procedures;
  • Providing support and training to staff to increase risk awareness within the company;
  • Compiling and maintaining the company’s risk register and incident risk logs;
  • Compiling and monitoring a set of KRIs;
  • Assisting in the implementation and communication of the risk governance framework;
  • Any other functions as necessary.

You must also possess: 

  • Minimum of first degree in Insurance, Accountancy, Economics, Banking, or related discipline or equivalent professional qualification.

Technical Knowledge & Skills:

  • Knowledge of Insurance and/or Financial Services;
  • Strong IT skills – Word, Excel, Powerpoint;
  • Self-motivated and shows initiative;
  • Energetic, positive and outgoing;
  • Team player;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Ability to multi-task under tight deadlines.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Maltese and English.

Previous professional experience:

  • Work experience within the Insurance Industry would be considered an Asset.

Paragon Europe:
Paragon Europe is an innovative, international EU affairs, advisory and compliance company with head offices in Malta and Brussels. From its inception, Paragon Europe has striven to realise excellence by competing with cutting edge peers in the ultra-competitive market of EU funding. Paragon Europe works with both private and public organisations, NGOs, universities, educational institutes and agencies offering various services related to European funded programmes such as Horizon 2020, Erasmus+, Youth Workers, COSME, PON/POR and more. We assist these organisations with the sourcing and implementation of EU funded projects and tailor our services to each individual requirement ensuring positive results every time. Besides advising public and private organisations on EU funding, Paragon staff also assist good organisations to become great through business and financial advice.

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