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Are you seeking a career in an inspiring, enthusiastic, entrepreneurial and agile environment? Knab is a pioneer in banking, which gives you the opportunity to work in a challenging environment, learn continuously, and take up large responsibilities. At the Knab risk team you work in an ambitious team and we can provide you with a stimulating environment. As a Senior Operational Risk Manager your responsibilities include developing and implementing risk policies and guidelines, implementing regulations and measuring and monitoring operational risks. Topics you should be familiar with are risk appetite setting, stress testing, ICAAP, SREP, and risk assessments.


The Operational Risk Management team (ORM) within Knab consists of dedicated risk specialists who maintain the operational risk framework of the bank. We work closely with other teams within the bank. The ORM team is part of the Risk and Compliance team and reports directly to the CRO of the bank.

Your profile

As Senior Operational Risk Manager, you are a dedicated team player with a hands on mentality and result oriented. 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. Furthermore you have an excellent practical understanding and experience of operational risk management and strong commercial awareness. 

Moreover, you have the following qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics.
  • An expert with at least 7 years' experience of which several years in operational risk management;
  • A strong understanding of ORM practices and techniques including experience in the development and implementation of risk policies and risk tooling, ICAAP, SREP, risk appetite setting;
  • Fluency in English (both written and oral).
  • The ideal candidate will be focused on excellence and delivery, resilient and able to work with many and varied deliverables.


Come work with us!

We offer you an interesting position where you work independently and professionally in an ambitious and dynamic organization. Growth and development are important to us. That is why we invest amply in our employees in the form of development and career possibilities.

When you come to work with us, Knab will become an important part of your life. That is why we ensure that the atmosphere and working conditions are just as vibrant as the job itself! Check the benefits!


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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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