Senior Risk Manager with Experience in the Technology and Outsourcing/Third Party



Are you a skilled risk professional capable of implementing and driving risk management projects and tasks including risk culture and changes to the organisation?

You have an opportunity to join our Business Risk & Controls department and help Danske Bank Technology and Services (T&S) to provide excellent service by working with non-financial risk management projects and tasks across business areas in T&S.

You will act as a first line of defense, which means you will interact closely with the business areas in T&S, your risk manager colleagues and with second line of defense.

We ensure compliance with our Group Non-financial risk framework e.g. including risk dash boards for the T&S  business areas giving them a management overview for their areas, and ensure we discuss and act as a sparing partner on this.

We report the overall risk picture including validated incidents to Group Non-Financial Risk and to several risk committees and risk councils within the Group, Chief Operating Officer and T&S on an ongoing basis.

You will become a part of the international risk team with 32 employees based in Copenhagen and Vilnius. (you will be located in Copenhagen).


  • Design/adopt operational risk management processes based on Danske Bank enterprise risk management and other policies i.e. non financial risk policy requirements
  • Set guidelines, metrics and reporting standards
  • Train and educate Danske Bank managers, team leads, risk ambassadors.
  • Contribute to building and implementing overall quality and risk strategy, tools and processes


  • 4+ years’ of experience with non-financial risk management in financial institutions
  • Effective communication and cooperation skills and ability to work with stakeholders at all levels of seniority
  • Strong sparring skills and ability to stand your ground
  • You are result oriented, pro-active, supporting and you work independently
  • Ability to break down policies and frameworks into actionable and value adding guidance
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)

We offer:

We will ensure that exact salary offered for you will be based on your qualifications, competencies, professional experience and requirements for the corresponding job function (salary range from 2720 EUR to 4080 EUR gross EUR/monthly).

Your title in job contract will be Specialist – Risk, Senior.