Discover. A more rewarding way to work.
At Discover Financial Services, you'll find yourself in the company of some of the industry's smartest and most reliable professionals. And at a company that rewards dedication, values innovation and supports growth.
Thrive in an environment that promotes teamwork and shared success. Build on a foundation of mutual respect. Join the company that understands rewarding careers like no other, with this exceptional opportunity:
Manager, Operations Risk and Controls
With direction from DHE Operational RIsk and Controls Senior Manager this position will:
Manage major regulatory changes and the impacts to the business
Manage, develop and execute projects designed to reduce or eliminate compliance risk and/or remediation effort
Manage efforts to ensure that new or modified policies and standards are effectively implemented within DHE
Execute root cause analysis to determine appropriate course of action
Maintain consolidated database of compliance related remediation efforts
Responsible for executing, reporting, and monitoring status of compliance projects and initiatives within the DHE businesses.
Responsible for identifying and determining course of action to address potential and future compliance concerns that impact both the DHE business and DHE Operations
Serves as a liaison/coordinator between DHE Operations and other Corporate departments (Legal & Compliance, Risk, Finance, BRIC, OSA, etc.) for determining and executing on compliance related activities
Coordinate and lead efforts for BRIC, Compliance and Internal Audit reviews
Manage operational risks for the business and recommend solutions to mitigate those risks
This position operates in a fast paced environment, requiring a high level of organization and project management skills, with a strong attention to detail and the ability to craft solutions based on thorough root cause analysis.
Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience;
8+ years of related experience in financial services with business risk/compliance/audit experience
Ability to work with limited direction
Solid working knowledge of Excel, Powerpoint, Sharepoint, Word.
Strong listening skills to understand and translate concerns into action plans.
Strong ability to execute complex projects with stakeholders spread across multiple business units
Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
Ability to collaborate and coordinate effectively with others across functional roles
Ability to ensure accurate results and the execution of requested initiatives, with minimal direction.
Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently.
Ability to work on and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Previous mortgage experience is a plus.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
A little about us:
Discover is one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. We’re a direct banking and payment services company built on a legacy of innovation and customer service.