Consultant Gig #940 Australia–Six critical risk roles for a major new Australian client

1. Enterprise risk management framework design, embedding and operation

2. Risk assurance frameworks, planning and execution of assurance plans

3.  Design, implementation and maintenance of GRC systems and tools

4.  Education, training and support to the business in the implementation of risk management, compliance and assurance processes

5.  Risk and compliance incident and issues management and advice

6.  Embedding risk and compliance activities into the business including risk, compliance and controls self-assessment


  • Provide general leverage to the GM Risk (team management, data collection, analysis, recommendation formulation, report development and presentation, implementation, post-implementation review and refinement)
  • Deliver and develop on-going capabilities in accordance with current and expected regulatory standards and in alignment with the group risk framework and key strategic initiatives
  • Work along side a variable team comprising client resources, ICG resources, and interface closely with contracted branded consulting houses (were appropriate)
  • Support the identification and delivery of key additional capabilities required to deliver the risk plan
Skills and experience required:
  • 3-5 years experience with operational risk, strategic risk, insurance risk and financial risk
  • Intimate familiarity with all lines of risk, policy, risk frameworks, risk appetite, risk culture, risk maturity, GRC capability and Board Risk Committee reporting
  • Branded consulting firm experience at Senior consultant or manager level welcome but not required.
  • Manager or senior manager or above responsibility in a financial services based risk team
  • Responsibility for a team of professionals is not required, as all candidates will be expected to get their hands dirty while the team builds
  • Experience working with and around branded consulting firm
  • Experience reporting to a General Manager Risk and or CRO

Start: As soon as practicable Duration: 6 months – possible extension and conversion to full-time employment if desired by both parties

Location:  Australia, with interstate travel required


Rates: The daily net rate will be $1,750 Senior Manager, $1,600 Manager

Please also refer to the GIG notification email sent to all friends and members as part of our patented BAF(R) process; contact for details on how to apply.
Close date: No later than Friday 2nd February 2024, 12-noon AEST 
If your skills make you eligible for multiple roles, please indicate which roles you are prepared to work in and highlight your first choice
Please indicate whether you are nominating yourself as a Manager or Senior Manager-level resource (We will calibrate across candidates and provide feedback as the client has already been disappointed with applicants from other sources)

APT’s must be lodged within 48 hours. We will review all APT’s and select the best 3 for the client. The client will then conduct interviews. Please note that the net rate quoted is an ICG Affiliate rates available for ICG Members only. Any previously agreed and documented rates for candidates introduced to ICG via approved 3rd parties will be honoured.