Environmental, Health and Safety Senior Risk Manager

Capital One
Richmond, Virginia
Jan 14, 2022
Feb 13, 2022
Full Time
West Creek 3 (12073), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Environmental, Health and Safety Senior Risk Manager

Do you want to be part of an organization that's dedicated to helping Capital One identify, manage and effectively mitigate risk - for our customers, our communities and our associates? Capital One is seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated Senior Risk Manager to join and lead the Environmental, Health and Safety Risk Management (EHSRM) Control Program within the Operational Risk Management second line of defense. EHSRM is responsible for independent governance and oversight of Capital One's risks and regulatory obligations for environmental protection, occupational health, workplace safety, workplace security, and criminal background screening.

Successful Senior Risk Managers are highly motivated Risk Management professionals with excellent analytical, organizational, influence, and communication skills. They are forward thinking, quick to adapt, and technologically adept. Senior Risk Managers have a high level of exposure across lines of business and have the opportunity to work with executives to create and implement innovative solutions to appropriately manage risks across the enterprise. The ideal candidate will be distinguished by excellent influence and communications skills, a passion for delivering exceptional results, a commitment to thought leadership, and a history of using sound judgment and developing meaningful relationships across diverse business teams.

Responsibilities to include:
  • Develop, implement, and maintain EHS risk management program and standard to promote regulatory compliance, liability risk control, and drive program improvements
  • Perform EHS compliance applicability reviews, EHS risk assessments and implement effective programs, procedures, and processes to ensure regulatory compliance
  • Provide oversight, guidance and effective challenge during risk assessments (New Products, Processes, Risk and Control Self-Assessments)
  • Provide risk consulting to business areas and subject matter expertise of applicable risks and regulations affecting Capital One's environmental protection, occupational health, workplace safety, workplace security, and criminal background screening obligations
  • Provide program oversight of compliance advisory services for EHSRM-related United States federal and state regulations
  • Proactively lead analysis to identify strategic trends and opportunities with follow-up and problem-solving capability
  • Collaborate to provide guidance and oversight effectively across multiple stakeholders (e.g. other risk management partners, business risk offices, and front line risk and process owners)
  • Lead specific risk programs or workstreams within a program to include owning or managing policies, procedures, applicable risk management plans, audits, regulatory exams, remediation responses, etc.
  • Stay current on understanding the changing regulatory environment and EHS requirements
  • Strong background in problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Outstanding communication and influencing skills, including presenting to senior executives

Basic Qualifications :
  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience
  • At least 5 years of experience in risk, or compliance, or audit
  • At least 3 years of experience in workplace safety or security, or crisis management experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in working with internal business customers

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree in Environmental, Health, or Safety-related discipline
  • At least 6 years of experience in risk, compliance or audit
  • At least 4 years of experience managing Environmental, Health, or Safety policies, standards, programs, or procedures
  • At least 4 years of Project Management experience leading cross functional programs in Risk
  • Experience with Governance, Risk, and Compliance software tools
  • Certified Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) or Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM)
  • Security or workplace safety certification such as Certified Protection Professional, Physical Security Professional, or OSHA 30-hour General Industry Card

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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