hendersonhall | Principal Risk Associate in Mc Lean, VA

Principal Risk Associate

  • Capital One - US
  • 6529 Sothoron Rd
  • Mc Lean, VA 22101
  • Full-Time
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At Capital One, we??re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.Principal Risk AssociateDo 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? As a Principal Risk Associate at Capital One you??ll be responsible for working with business partners to identify and mitigate potential risks to Capital One. Principal Risk Associates at Capital One are the front line of defense to ensure our Company remains stable and profitable.Capital One's Operational and Compliance Risk Management is seeking a Principal Risk Associate to join the Incentive Risk team. The Associate will have the opportunity to apply project or process management, strategic, and analytical skills to some of our highest profile Risk Management portfolios, including implementing solutions to ensure Capital One??s continued stability and success. The Principal Risk Associate will support partnerships with Risk Executives and their teams in an open, collaborative environment where new ideas and solutions are both welcomed and rewarded. The Associate will have exposure across lines of business (LOB) and the opportunity to work with Risk Executives to create and implement innovative solutions to identify and mitigate potential risks to the Company, and will partner with peers and senior leaders, in the first, second, and third lines of defense, to drive consistency across risk functions while also identifying risks across theenterprise.The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated professional with excellent process improvement, strategic leadership, analytical, and communication skills. The candidate will be detail-oriented and results focused, and will have a proven record of managing high profile projects.Responsibilities:Serve as a cross-LOB liaison, interfacing with the first lines of business and horizontal functions, including Legal, Compliance Ethics and Investigations, Corporate Security Services, Human Resources, Audit, and other risk management entitiesGather data and reporting; perform initial analysis or evaluate data provided by team analysts; strong excel skills are preferredUse data analysis to present solutions and drive buy-in from Executives and LOB counterpartsPressure test controls, engineer processes, track issues, and drive improvementsOwn a diverse portfolio and locate the under-the-radar risks and blind spotsAdditional Job DescriptionBasic Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree or Military experienceAt least 1 year of process management or analysis experiencePreferred Qualifications:At least 3 years of Financial Services risk management experienceAt least 3 years of light-weight analysis experienceAbility to set direction, manage expectations and lead cross-functional teams Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Economics, Business, or equivalentMaster of Business Administration or equivalentAt this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.


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