Senior Risk Controller, Stockholm

Risk | Stockholm, Sweden

We started iZettle with a single mission: to empower small-business owners to sell smarter by offering them the tools typically reserved for bigger players. We are looking for the best and brightest to help us get it done. Our fast-growing start-up was founded in 2010 and currently has approximately 450 employees across its 12 operating countries, with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Sao Paulo, Edinburgh and Stockholm (HQ).

We are looking for a Senior Risk Controller to iZettle. For the right candidate, this is a role of possibilities with important responsibilities at a growing global company. In this position you will work and develop in a key function in iZettle's organisation. You will be able to influence your own role, which will grow over time.

You mission will be to lead the independent Risk Control function within the iZettle Group and develop it at even pace with the rest of the organization. You will report directly to the CEO and the Board of Directors and work in close cooperation with iZettle's compliance and internal audit functions.

Your main responsibilities include to

  • Continuously identify, assess and follow-up risks in the business.
  • Support the business in risk related matters e.g. via staff trainings, risk analysis and promotion of best practices and methods.
  • Develop iZettle's framework and system for internal governance and control. 
  • Create and/or maintain processes and framework that support the company's risk management e.g. for incident management, new product approval process, crisis and continuity management.
  • Propose and follow a risk based annual plan for the Risk Control function, adopted by the Board of Directors.

Who are you?

We believe that a successful candidate has a solid experience and competence from previous work within risk control in the second line of defence at a credit institution or another regulated financial institution. You are a natural leader and want to work with both strategic and operational questions within risk. 

We are looking for a person with excellent ability to present complex matters in a simple and attractive way. You are a self-starter, have a humble, prestigeless approach and like to drive change. The right candidate has an excellent level of both Swedish and English language. 

Sounds exciting? Please submit your application via Blaq, which is the recruitment firm that we are using for this position. This link https://www.blaq.se/jobb/68986-senior-risk-controller-izettle/ redirects you to the advert on their website.

When working at iZettle, you can expect interesting challenges, as well as a great team. Join us to get a chance to truly make a difference for entrepreneurs and small businesses all around the world!