Compliance & Risk Manager – Associate Investment Manager

Are you looking for an opportunity to advance your risk management career? Are you ready to work at the largest public pension fund in the United States? Do you like working in a continuously evolving environment? As a direct report to the Risk and Compliance Director, the Compliance & Risk Manager oversees and directs a team with a variety of risk and compliance activities including providing compliance assurance and monitoring services for CalPERS divisions, including Investments, Benefit Administration, and Operations & Technology. Develop the risk framework and conduct compliance monitoring across these divisions, engage in risk assessment activities, oversee assurance reviews, lead issues management and operational risk identification.

Duties included but are not limited to:

  • Lead the development, implementation, and enhancement of compliance monitoring of risk-related activities.
  • Develop and enhance the standards, tools, and processes for risk assurance reviews, including risk identification, action plans, and issue resolutions.
  • Develop, implement, and manage operational risk identification across the various divisions to support the understanding of enterprise risks, including identifying and implementing appropriate tools and technology.
  • Manage the review of risk-specific mitigation plans for identified compliance risks prepared by the business using expertise in financial, anti-fraud, and management practices to strengthen existing internal controls.

Telework Information: This position is eligible for hybrid work schedule, with up to two days of remote work and three days or more onsite, per week.

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