(Senior) Risk Manager with a focus on data and reporting

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 
Our entrepreneurial bank is looking for an experienced Risk Manager with a focus on data and reporting to lead our internal reporting processes on both credit risk and market risk from a second-line perspective. The ideal candidate is hands-on and pro-active as the role entails close collaboration with other departments to ensure that the reports are delivered timely to the different stakeholders/committees.

The candidate will also be responsible for ensuring that the processes remain automated and robust, given all the changes in the data management infrastructure and processes. As a result, the role requires someone that can create a network within the company and anticipate how changes in, e.g., the data infrastructure or model implementations, can affect the current reporting processes and adjust accordingly.

Your main responsibilities; 

  • Contribute to a future proof Financial Risk Management function by identifying areas of improvement and implementing required organizational changes;
  • Ensure proper data sourcing through close collaboration with data management;
  • Embedding new and adjusted RAS limits in the data and reporting chain;
  • Rationalize and improve information in the existing reports;
  • Ensure that the reports are delivered timely to the different stakeholders/committees;
  • Perform ad hoc analysis on reported risk metrics (credit risk, IRRBB, liquidity and capital);
  • Understand how to calculate the metrics based on the available data; 
  • Review code changes in R, write queries (SQL), and create graph in Tableau;

The Financial Risk Management team (FRM) within Knab consists of 18 dedicated risk specialists who maintain the risk framework of the bank. We work closely with other teams within the bank. Joining the Knab Risk team you work together with ambitious colleagues and we provide you with a stimulating environment. The FRM team is part of the Risk and Compliance team. As (Senior) Risk Manager you work on a daily basis in the Reporting team and ultimately report to the Head of Financial Risk Management Bas Bakker

We are looking for a motivated professional with ambitions to grow in the field of financial risk. More specifically, please check if you can tick the box on the following requirements:


  • Master’s degree in finance, economics, mathematics, or a related field;
  • At least 8 years of experience in financial risk management;
  • Affinity with risk management reports, e.g. credit risk, IRRBB, Liquidity and capital.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Experience with programming languages (R, SQL) and dashboarding tools (PowerBI, Tableau).

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. 

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 fulfil this role. 


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Raymond Bosch