Risk and Controls Professional

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
McLean, Virginia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 22, 2021
Closes
Jul 31, 2021
Ref
JR3278
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:
Are you self-driven, possess analytical skills, technical skills and enjoy collaborating with teammates? If yes, apply to join our Multifamily Governance and Business Services Team and learn why there's #MoreAtFreddieMac!

**This position can be performed currently from a remote location in the U.S. but will require presence in a Freddie Mac office in the future.***

Our Impact:
Governance & Business Services (GBS) is responsible for identifying and measuring operational risks, analyzing and reporting on risks, establishing governance over operational risks for the Multifamily division, and collaborating with the Three Lines of Defense and senior management across the company.

Your Impact:
In this role, you will be an integral part of... and will be expected to..."
  • Enhance the design, development, and generation of AMO management reports
  • Develop tailored reporting design and execution on performance, success metrics and resource/capacity management
  • Project / change management of new business initiatives, new policies and standards adoption, gap assessments and requests received from external stakeholders
  • Coordination across the three lines of defense / regulators as it pertains to operational risk in Multifamily
  • Coordinate and manage Multifamily's Records and Information Management compliance across the division
  • Collaborate with various partners in Multifamily and other parts of the organization
  • Challenge status quo and find opportunities to improve and streamline existing processes
  • Develop and enhance GBS specific performance reporting to Divisional Risk Officer and all of MF Division
  • Support in design and implementation of innovative ideas for GBS
  • Undertake ad-hoc projects as needed


Qualifications:
  • College degree or equivalent experience; work towards advanced studies/degree preferred
  • 2-4 years related experience
  • Understanding of Freddie Mac's Multifamily business and its overall business processes, controls and operational risk exposure (e.g., MF loan products, technology used), applicable laws and regulations, and industry frameworks
  • Knowledge of operational risk management practices in Multifamily, Freddie Mac and industry
  • Fundamental understanding of regulatory requirements, industry frameworks and expectations related to operational risk management (e.g., FHFA, prudential standards, Basel, Sarbanes-Oxley) and Freddie Mac's unique position as a GSE
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple assignments
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Proven track record of managing and setting competing departmental priorities
  • Relevant professional certifications (e.g., Project Management Professional - PMP, etc.)


Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Produce concise and informative reports/documents
  • Proactive and has the ability to think holistically and creatively
  • Growth mindset, accepts change and innovation
  • Great teammate with a positive attitude


Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Risk

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt

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