In a nutshell

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Knab was founded in 2012 because we wanted to do things differently. Simpler, smarter and more advantageous for our customers. Because we believe we can help everyone maximize their financial affairs. "Feel at ease when it comes to your finances. Every day." By combining smart technical solutions with a healthy dose of human intelligence, we create financial services that really meet your needs. Add to that some of the sublime personal service from our employees and you end up with something that's truly unique to the world of finance!

In a nutshell
As Enterprise Risk Manager you facilitate the implementation of the Knab ERM framework.  You'll be responsible for helping the Chief Risk Officer and his senior Risk team in identifying, monitoring,  managing and reporting all risks. You'll be an important sparring partner  with senior managers of both first and second line.  We are looking for someone that has a learning mentality, driven to explore and lead in the field of risk management at an innovative bank. And with a good fit in the team. We offer a great place to work with an eager and open mind set  where we take our risk in an intelligent way.  


  • You have a growth mindset;
  • You like to coach on risk topics;
  • You like to report to Board and Audit Committees and support them in decision making.  

The Team
As Enterprise Risk Manager you are part of the Risk Management and Compliance department of Knab and you'll  directly report to the CRO and member of the Management Board of Knab, Ebbe Negenman.

Your Profile

There is no set route to become a great Enterprise Risk Manager at Knab. But to be successful in this role, this is the kind of profile we have in mind;

  • Master's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics;
  • Fluency in English and Dutch (both written and oral);
  • An expert with at least 10 years' experience of which several years in risk management;
  • A strong understanding of full scope of risk management practices and techniques including experience in the development and implementation of risk policies and risk tooling.

The ideal candidate will be focused on excellence and delivery, resilient and able to work with many and varied deliverables. Furthermore you have very strong communication skills with ability to communicate technical topics to non-technical stakeholders. You also have proven influencing and relationship management skills and you are able to challenge conventional practices and pursue continuous improvement.

Diversity Statement: Come as you are. Knab is an open workplace with positive vibes. We are inclusive of all nationalities, races and genders. We feel comfortable to bring our authentic whole selves to work and like you to do so too.

Work with us!
If you come to work with us, Knab will become a significant part of your life. Therefore, we make sure the ambiance is just as exciting as your job. Check the benefits!

If you have any questions regarding this role or the process, please feel free to reach out to us!

We don`t collaborate with third parties to fulfill this role.


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Application procedure

1. You apply
You apply
2. Intake (phone)
Intake (phone)
3. First interview
First interview
4. Case
5. Second interview
Second interview
6. Third interview
Third interview
7. Offer
8. Pre-employment screening
Pre-employment screening
9. Whoo! New job!
Whoo! New job!

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