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Non-Financial Risk Specialist Global Markets

At a glance

As a Non-Financial Risk Specialist, you are dedicated to maintain and improve the integrity of Global Markets’ processes, employees, and clients. As a Non-Financial Risk Specialist you monitor the Global Markets Risk Control framework to safeguard overall compliance with the appropriate internal and extern regulations to protect our license to operate. You are able to identify and analyse defects in the controls (including management controls) and the associated first and/or second line risks. You are able to assess the control environment through data gathering using interviews, observations, file searches, diagnoses, risk assessments, and organisational assessments. You are able to use your findings to convince relevant stakeholders that measures that have to be taken are both useful and necessary. You develop methodologies and processes that allow the business to maintain its risk appetite. You also conduct follow-up studies to assess how your advice is acted upon. Where necessary, you maintain contact with relevant regulators.

Working environment

As a Non-Financial Risk Specialist you contribute to achieving the defined goals of the Global Markets. You are advising the Global Markets Business and MT Global Markets on the risk control framework, risks and inadequacies in internal control measures and related quality improvements in reporting, documentation and processes in accordance with (legal) frameworks, regulations and guidelines of supervisors. As a Non-Financial Risk Specialist you are part of the Business & External Control and Support team. This team in itself belongs to Strategy & Business Development Global Markets. The team consists of 5 Non-Financial Risk Specialists, including 1 Domain Expert focussing on BISO. You report to the Head of Business & External Control and Support.

Your profile

Based on your expertise, you advise the business on risks, weaknesses in internal controls and related quality improvements in reports and documentation in accordance with statutory frameworks and requirements, and regulatory guidelines. You optimise the reliability of reports and you contribute to the overall effectiveness of the control framework. You have knowledge of reporting processes and financial systems, control framework, knowledge of Global Markets products and processes.


Do you recognise yourself in this? Then check your profile:

  • In-depth knowledge of products, services and/ or processes. You are familiar with legislation and regulations relating to risk management within Global Markets. You apply this knowledge in your work and ensure consistency between related risk areas
  • You work and reason at a university level and have more than ten years’ experience of enhancing and maintaining the integrity of processes
  • You are an energetic person who combines thinking and doing
  • You have a can-do mentality
  • You are a result oriented person and have an open and honest communication style
  • You have well-developed writing skills
  • You have great networking and a well-developed organisation sensitivity
  • Advisory skills to comply with the applicable laws and regulations

We are offering

The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas they have. We believe that teams composed of a combination of cultures, knowledge and experience will generate insights, perspectives and innovative solutions for our customers. Therefore diversity is of vital importance to our organization. To ensure that everyone within ABN AMRO can develop her or his qualities, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel involved and appreciated, where you have the opportunity to be at your best, work flexible hours and lots of room to grow both personally and professionally. This position is at Hay Grade 12 (Dutch CLA) and concerns a job for at least 36 hours.


Are you interested? Then respond to this vacancy now and apply online, we are looking forward to hearing from you! When you would like to know more about the content of the role, please contact Adriaan Sieking (Head of Business & External Control and Support) via adriaan.sieking@nl.abnamro.com. For more info about the application procedure please comntact Arjan Zwaan (Talent Acquisition Specialist) via arjan.zwaan@nl.abnamro.com.

Equal opportunities for all
The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas that they have. Truly surprising insights and innovative solutions for our clients result from an interplay of cultures, knowledge and experience. Diversity is therefore extremely important to our organisation. To ensure that everyone at ABN AMRO can develop their talents, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel engaged and appreciated.
Disclaimer external recruitment agencies
External recruitment agencies need to have a signed agreement with ABN AMRO BANK N.V., executed by a Talent Acquisition Specialist, when submitting a resume to a vacancy. In addition, a recruitment agency can only submit a resume when invited by a Talent Acquisition Specialist to join the search for a right candidate. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of ABN AMRO BANK N.V. In this case, ABN AMRO will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NL

Job Posting Date:  28-Aug-2021
Requisition ID:  52973

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