Principal Risk Specialist - Card (Prin Assoc)

Capital One
Richmond, Virginia, United States
May 24, 2023
Jun 23, 2023
Full Time
West Creek 1 (12071), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Principal Risk Specialist - Card (Prin Assoc)

Job Description

Do you like working in the spotlight? Can you build relationships as well as develop and implement innovative solutions? Are you intellectually curious? As a Principal Risk Associate at Capital One you'll be responsible for working with business partners to help identify and mitigate potential risks to Capital One.

Principal Risk Associates at Capital One are highly motivated Risk Management professionals with excellent organizational and communication skills. They have a high level of exposure across lines of business and have the opportunity to create and implement innovative solutions to identify and mitigate potential risks to the Company.

Responsibilities of this role include but are not limited to:
  • Lead change control efforts at the process level to ensure impacts are appropriately assessed, documented and implemented
  • Risk Consulting to one or more Business Areas relative to their business lines and provide advice and guidance as required
  • Develop and leverage key relationships with stakeholders that enable collaboration across the enterprise
  • Ensure process framework is delivered within established Enterprise standards
  • Coordinate the various process interactions including meeting logistics
  • Facilitate collaborative meetings with 1st and 2nd line process participants
  • Monitor system of record for accuracy, quality, and consistency
  • Provide training to Stakeholders as needed
  • Connect the dots of the changing strategic and operational priorities and risk environment and partner with the risk advisors and business to understand the impacts
  • Be intellectually curious to question the obvious, explore options, and seek to develop and implement efficiencies and process improvements
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills are essential for success in this role
  • Able to self manage, prioritize work and and consistently deliver results

Basic Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year of Risk Management experience
  • At least 2 years of Project Management experience
  • At least 3 years of experience supporting, partnering and interacting with internal business clients

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree or military experience
  • 3+ years of Risk Management experience
  • 3+ years of Project Management experience leading cross functional projects and programs in Risk
  • 5+ years of experience supporting, partnering and interacting with internal business client
  • PMP Certification or Masters Certificate of Project Management (CPM)

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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