Title : Risk Manager
Department : Risk Management
Position Type : Full-time
Location : Luxembourg
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES :
PingPong is an innovative payment solutions provider empowering people and business to thrive in the global e-commerce business.
We are a rapidly growing startup since 2015, with operations in the United States, China, Hong Kong, Europe, and Japan.
We are seeking a Risk Manager who will based in Luxembourg and will be responsible for ensuring the Risk Management framework for PingPong Europe SA is appropriate for the nature, scale and complexity of its operations for the business across EU countries and UK.
The main responsibilities of the role will be :
Assume hands-on ownership of the risk function within the company;
Establish and maintain a robust risk management framework and governance system enabling responsible and sustainable growth and meeting the expectations of regulators, particularly PSD2 and GDPR requirements;
Act as Data Protection Officer;
Coordinate with the Chief Compliance Officer to manage the regulatory relationships with respect to the risk management of the company;
Closely collaborate with business line owners and the global risk function, driving the strategic risk agenda;
Assist the Interim Chief Risk Officer with the definition of risk appetite statements where required and develop processes to ensure the business is managed optimally within the appetite constraints;
Execute risk assessments on a regular basis to keep track of the evolving risk profile of the company;
Develop and maintain the policies and procedures in risk areas where needed;
Define metrics for risk calculation wherever required and appropriate and regularly report such relevant risk metrics to the Board to ensure the Board is updated of changes of risk profile;
Continuously enhance the risk management framework to ensure its effectiveness and efficiency and proportional to the risks of the company;
Develop the risk culture in management and employees to ensure an appropriate balance between growth, profitability and risk.
Education and Experience
Bachelor or master’s degree in economics, financial management, accounting or related field, with specialization in risk management or equivalent experience;
Sound knowledge of the risk management requirements and regulatory framework within a payment institution, E-money Issuer or bank;
Minimum 5 years relevant working experience in a similar role in risk management, preferably in an international context;
Strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills;
Team player, self-starter and hands-on approach in the challenging global startup culture;
Organized, autonomous, assertive and pragmatic with sound judgment;
Fluent in English both spoken and written; French, German or Chinese would be an asset;
Affinity with (financial) technology, especially related to information security and data protection;
Capable of communicating complex, technical topics to a wide variety of audiences;
Experience with regulatory compliance issues, as well best practices Risk and Fraud Management;
Self-starter with ability to flourish in high-pressure environments.
Please email your resume to HR pingpongx-eu.com