Principal Risk Specialist - Card Risk (Principal Associate)

Capital One
McLean, Virginia
Dec 01, 2021
Dec 31, 2021
Full Time
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Principal Risk Specialist - Card Risk (Principal Associate)

Do you like working in the spotlight? Are you ready to work on the front line of a top 10 Bank? Can you build relationships as well as develop and implement innovative solutions? Card Risk is seeking to add a high performing Risk Specialist to our team. Risk Specialists 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. Risk Specialists at Capital One are the front line of defense.

  • Risk Consulting to one or more Business Areas, providing advice and guidance in navigating our enterprise risk programs
  • Develop and leverage key relationships with stakeholders that enable collaboration across Divisions and lines of defense to achieve our objectives
  • Coordinate with applicable business areas to define/ implement remediation activities to improve our risk profile
  • Monitor and Report on Card's largest initiatives and their organizational impact
  • Implement effective Change Management practices including communication plans, impact assessments, etc.
  • Lead efforts at various levels to ensure impacts that result from our innovative business processes are appropriately assessed, documented and mitigated

Basic Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year of Financial Services Risk Management Experience
  • At least 2 years of Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree or military experience
  • 3+ years of Project Management experience leading cross functional projects and programs in Risk
  • 3+ years of experience supporting, partnering and interacting with internal business clients
  • 4+ years of Project Management experience
  • 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.

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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