MANAGER OF INSTITUTIONAL RISK SERVICES, MIT, Risk Management & Compliance Services. Reporting directly to the Institute Risk Officer, the Manager of Institutional Risk Services will foster and maintain the Institute’s system of managing risk by assisting leadership and all levels of management to balance the entrepreneurial and decentralized culture with risk-informed decision making.
Responsibilities include directing a program of risk assessment and analysis, including facilitating discussions to identify risks and developing strategies to mitigate or manage risk within acceptable levels; participating in or leading the effort to enhance existing risk management practices and address emerging risks; obtaining and consolidating information from multiple sources for presentations to a variety of audiences; ensuring that Institute leadership and department administrators and staff are informed of identified top risks, risk management strategies, and areas where risk management should be strengthened; maintaining awareness of best practices in risk management and developing and implementing new tools and processes as necessary; and monitoring the wider community for trends and indicators that may provide insight into MIT’s risks. He or she will also work with the Manager of Institutional Compliance to develop and provide education in risk management and compliance. Additionally, he or she will work with the Office of the General Counsel, Audit Division, Insurance Office, and other areas to effectively leverage mutual knowledge and understanding of risk and risk management.
REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree (business, law, or other advanced degree preferred); minimum of five years’ relevant experience; excellent analytical, project management, and oral and written communication skills; strategic thinker, planner, and implementer who can handle multiple projects and competing demands while navigating a complex organization and decentralized culture; an adept communicator, with energy and curiosity; comfortable communicating with individuals at all levels; strong interest in learning from and educating colleagues at all levels; proficiency with database management, content management, and other broadly-used business technologies; higher education experience and or enterprise risk management experience preferred.
MIT will conduct a background check (including checking criminal records) for the finalist.
You may apply via the MIT job site https://careers.mit.edu/ Job # 15299
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