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Senior Enterprise Risk Consultant | Hybrid

Job Level:  Professional

Minneapolis, MN, US, 55416-1297

Due Date:  N/A
Area of Expertise:  Risk Management
Unit:  Allianz US Life
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  1016

At Allianz Life, we are driven by our mission – we secure your future – and by our common goal of caring for tomorrow. We care for our employees by promoting an inclusive culture where everyone has the opportunity to grow and be rewarded for their success. We care for our customers by creating new products that help them protect their families and pursue their retirement goals. We care for our community by giving time, resources, and donations. And we care for the future by supporting sustainability, protecting the local environment, and promoting societal equity.

What you do
Under limited supervision, works with business partners, key stakeholders, and management to identify, translate and provide consultation on business opportunities that result in improved controls and business results across all
areas of the organization. Coordinates and facilitates medium to large-scale initiatives focused on mitigating risk by recommending improvements to processes/procedures and increasing general knowledge of controls within the
company. Assesses risks, identifies and evaluates controls to ensure legal, regulatory and group requirements are upheld and risks are controlled. May assist more senior analysts with complex initiatives.


Key Responsibilities
- Identify and evaluate risks within business processes
- Facilitate risk assessment, walkthroughs and control identification workshops
- Draft test programs to effectively test the design and operational effectiveness of the system of internal controls
- Identify and communicate issues
- Present analysis and recommendations for improvement of the internal control environment to key stakeholders, including senior and executive management
- Collaborate with management on the development of action plans to ensure risks are mitigated appropriately
- Perform issue follow-up and escalation as appropriate
- Prepares reporting for senior management, boards and group.
- Assist on projects related to other risk functions


What you bring
- 4-5 years experience required: Professional experience in audit, risk management, compliance or financial services; basic understanding of IFRS/GAAP/Statutory accounting guidance as well as internal controls
- 6-7 years experience preferred: Public accounting or internal audit experience; Insurance experience; CPA, CIA, or MBA



What we offer:

At Allianz Life, we’re proud to provide a benefits package that supports the True Balance of our employees and their families. We offer a choice of comprehensive medical and dental plan options, a generous time off plan and an outstanding 401(k) company match. Plus, our employees enjoy an award-winning campus with an array of discounted amenities, including an onsite health center, child development center, fitness facility, convenience store and two cafeterias. Our employees and leaders take an active role in shaping our culture through our Employee Resource Groups, whose activities and advocacy contribute to an environment that welcomes, includes and celebrates diversity. Our generous benefits, campus amenities and inclusive, engaged culture are among the many reasons we’re routinely recognized as a top workplace employer.


Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in. We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.


Join us.  Let’s care for tomorrow.