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Senior Risk Project Manager

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 4 days ago


Risk is the backbone of Visa, providing constructive solutions and challenge, partnering with the business to help identify and manage risks, balancing risk and reward, and providing insights to inform senior management's strategy and decision making.

We strive to be a diverse, inclusive, best in class Risk function, where we provide exciting development opportunities for our people.

We encourage quality of life outside of the office, whether it's taking advantage of agile work schedules or our wellness programs, Visa respects and encourages meaningful work/life balance for everyone.

If you think you could support Visa as a Risk Senior Project Manager, we want to hear from you - together, let's make Visa a great place to work.

What's it all about?

The Risk Strategy and Operations team ensures the Europe Risk Function (ERF) strategic initiatives support the delivery of Visa's Strategy and Risk Europe's objectives; focused on determining the appropriate balance between Risk and Reward (Protect and Grow). Achieved by;
• Designing and evolving short and long-term strategies for the ERF
• Delivering value for Visa by implementing data based solutions analysis, risk insight and Market intelligence to accelerate secure growth in the Ecosystem
• Ensuring strategic objectives are delivered in a controlled environment
• Developing and evolving the Risk Europe Communications strategy
• Managing the day to day operational management activities required to support a strategic, dynamic and productive Europe Risk Function
The Risk Senior Project Manager will;
• ensure change, required to support Risk Europe's Transformation and the delivery of our strategic objectives, is delivered in a controlled environment
• lead cross-functional projects through planning, organizing and controlling projects from start to finish
• provide effective management information that help inform the Europe Risk function and the Chief Risk Officer Europe's key business and risk decisions.
What we expect of you, day to day
The Risk Senior Project Manager will be responsible for;
• Working collaboratively with the Europe Risk / Global teams and other Visa Europe functions to deliver key business projects and initiatives, applying recognised project planning and management tools including;
• Creating and managing long and short-term plans;
• Assisting in the development of project scope, goals and success measures
• Setting milestones and identifying resource / budgetary requirements
• Identifying dependencies, potential risks and liabilities across multiple projects.
• Adjusting schedules and targets as needed
• Making effective decisions to ensure progress with a project
• Being the primary point of contact where multiple teams are assigned to the same project / initiative to ensure actions remain in synergy;
• Delegating tasks to employees best positioned to complete them
• Managing deadlines and motivating individuals to complete tasks on time
• Managing stakeholder communications, including Visa Europe / Global Risk executives and the appropriate project governance authority
• Performing quality control on the project throughout development to maintain the standards expected
• Coordinating with external consultants, vendors and suppliers as needed
• Providing timely and effective;
• management information analysis (including trends analysis and root cause analysis) that help inform the Risk Europe and Chief Risk Officers Europe's key business and risk decisions, risk-based assessment and identification of emerging and horizon risks
• Forward looking insights on macro level competitive, industry, or evolutionary risk trends / changes to enhance business opportunities.
• Support the day to day operational management of the Europe Risk function including:
• Internal communications and development of a communications strategy
• All Risk meetings e.g. Monthly Business Reviews etc.
• Supporting, training and sharing expertise with other colleagues in Europe and globally; including the education and upskilling of the Europe Risk team on programme management skills and capabilities
• As part of the Risk Strategy & Operations team:
• Developing and driving a risk culture that supports delivery of the Europe Risk strategy
• Supporting the delivering of key initiatives
• Working closely with Global Risk so the Europe Risk function benefits from Global Risk policies, procedures and tools to optimise efficiencies and deliver appropriate consistency

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London, Greater London, United Kingdom