Risk Manager

Full Time posted 5 months ago

Job Description


Join Merit Services, a leading provider of accounting and financial services, as a Risk Manager for our esteemed client’s team in Mississauga. This is an exciting opportunity to play a crucial role in identifying and managing risks within the organization and ensuring the implementation of effective risk mitigation strategies. By being a Risk Manager you will contribute to the organization’s success and help create a culture of risk awareness and proactive risk management.


  • Risk Identification and Assessment: Conduct comprehensive risk assessments to identify potential risks and vulnerabilities across the organization. Evaluate the impact of risks on business processes and operations.
  • Risk Mitigation Strategies: Develop and implement effective risk mitigation strategies and controls. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the successful implementation of risk management measures.
  • Compliance and Regulatory Oversight: Monitor regulatory requirements and industry best practices to ensure compliance. Stay updated on changes and assess their impact on risk profiles.
  • Risk Reporting and Communication: Prepare risk reports and present findings to senior management and stakeholders. Facilitate informed decision-making through effective risk communication.
  • Incident Management: Establish incident management protocols for prompt response and resolution. Conduct investigations, root cause analysis, and implement corrective actions.
  • Risk Culture and Training: Foster a risk-aware culture across the organization. Conduct risk training programs and provide guidance to employees on risk-related matters.
  • Continuous Improvement: Enhance the risk management framework, policies, and procedures. Identify process improvement opportunities and optimize risk management practices.


  • Bachelor’s degree in risk management, finance, or a related field.
  • Minimum five years of experience in risk management or related roles.
  • Strong knowledge of risk management frameworks and industry best practices.
  • Analytical mindset and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation abilities.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Collaborative and proactive approach.


  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Supportive work environment.
  • Exposure to diverse industries and organizations.
  • Work-life balance with flexible scheduling options.

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