Risk Manager

Holland and Barrett International Limited
17 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2019
Job Type
Contract Type

The Role:

Working as part of the Legal and Compliance team, this role provides the opportunity to develop and manage the businesses risk portfolio. Reporting to the Legal Director, the successful candidate will develop and manage the risk register as well as creating strong relationships with key stakeholders within the business to support them in their management of their own risk registers. This candidate will be required to liaise with several departments internally and requires visibility at the board level.

Main responsibilities:

  • Managing and develop the risk register
  • To put into place and manage / oversee the risk management plan
  • Liaise with all departments on a regular basis and support key stakeholders with managing their risks
  • Report to the board on high risk matters
  • Identify the risks that need escalating and follow this procedure where necessary
  • To troubleshoot and investigate company-wide and individual issues
  • To coordinate all activities relating to risk management
  • Prepare reports for Audit Committee
  • Manage action plans and put mitigation in place for all high-risk matters
  • Prepare minutes of all meetings / admin tasks

The Person:

  • Confident, approachable disposition
  • Must enjoy a high level of autonomy
  • Ability to manage and prioritise own workload and those of the team
  • Good time management and the ability to adhere to strict deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Excellent keyboard skills (acts as own secretary and administrator)

The Company:

Holland & Barrett is one of the nation's most loved and trusted brands, known for offering quality health food, vitamins and supplements all sold by highly trained and qualified advisors.

Bucking the current trend of high street retailers, we forecast significant growth and expansion plans in the coming years, with considerable investment going into all areas of the business. We certainly embrace change and drive speed in everything we do. Every day presents a different challenge, but every day is also filled with fun, teamwork and passion to succeed and surpass every expectation.

Join us and see how far you can go???