Senior Risk Expert - Enterprise-wide Risk Management

Helsinki, FI, 500

Job ID: 21347 


Would you like to be part of a strong team and apply your risk management and economic skills in the leading financial institution in the Nordic region? We are now looking for a Lead Risk Expert to build and strengthen the analysis of Nordea’s risks and risk management frameworks. We are looking for an experienced risk expert with ambitions and strong drive to join us in Enterprise-wide Risk Management (ERM) within Group Risk (GR).

At Nordea, we’re committed to being a partner our customers and society can count on. Compliance and integrity go hand in hand. Joining us means you’ll have an impact on how we do banking – today and tomorrow. So bring your ideas, skills and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with plenty of opportunities to collaborate, grow and make your mark on something bigger.

About this opportunity

Welcome to Enterprise-wide Risk Management (ERM), a team of highly qualified and experienced individuals working across complex areas, both individually and as a team. The team is part of the wider Enterprise-wide Risk Management and Recovery & Resolution (ERM&RR) team that sits at the heart of GRs efforts to ensure robust, relevant and transparent financial and regulatory risk management across the Nordea Group.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Analyse and elaborate Nordea’s risk appetite framework and risk profile
  • Participate in Nordea’s Enterprise-wide stress testing framework including both internal and regulatory stress test
  • Strengthen Nordea’s firm-wide risk perspective across risk appetite, stress testing, recovery and resolution
  • Drive complex framework and project development processes with many stakeholders and senior management interactions
  • Collaborate with colleagues in Group Risk as well as across the Nordea Group

The role is based in Copenhagen; Helsinki.

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Enjoy learning in collaboration with your colleagues and are excited about bringing your ideas to the table
  • Are dependable, willing to speak up – even when it's difficult – and committed to empowering others
  • Enjoy developing new and value creating frameworks and models within risk and finance
  • Plan effectively and deliver work to agreed and often tight deadlines

Your experience and background: 

  • You have experience in working with risk frameworks and stress testing
  • You have experience in working with asset and liability management and accounting
  • You have experience in project management of large and complex processes
  • You have several years’ experience in banking or the financial sector
  • You have great communication and presentation skills
  • You are fluent in both written and spoken English

If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 27/05/2024. For more information, you’re welcome to contact Tue Prieske on +45 61701822 or

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


Please be aware that any applications or CVs coming through email or direct messages will not be accepted or considered.


Only for candidates in Finland: A security clearance will be performed for the person selected for this position.

Department:  Credit and Risk management

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