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Lead General Risk Management Consultant - Tech and Corporate Functions

Company name
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company - MetLife

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type


Posted on
Feb 12, 2021

Valid Through
May 28, 2021

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Date Posted:

Feb 12, 2021


New York, NY, US, 10166

Bridgewater, NJ, US, 8807

Cary, NC, US, 27513

Whippany, NJ, US, 7981



Job Location:

United States

New York

New York

Alternate Job Location :

United States : New Jersey : Bridgewater || United States : New Jersey : Whippany || United States : North Carolina : Cary || United States : North Carolina : Charlotte

Role Value Proposition:

MetLife’s Operational Risk Management (“ORM”) function within Global Risk Management is responsible for the design and implementation of company-wide policies, frameworks and tools enabling appropriate management of non-financial risks throughout the organization. ORM partners closely with various stakeholders across the enterprise to implement strong processes and effective controls, as well as to foster and embed a strong risk culture.

This position will report to MetLife’s centralized ORM function which is responsible for the global adoption and execution of MetLife’s non-financial risk management framework and provides operational risk coverage of MetLife corporate functions (e.g. Global Technology & Operations, Procurement/Sourcing, Finance, Human Resources, etc.). The individual will provide critical support working with corporate function leaders, Regional Risk Management and Compliance in the global roll-out and ongoing execution of an enhanced Non-Financial Risk Assessment (NFRA) Framework.

The individual will report to Head of Enterprise Operational Risk Framework, Governance and Reporting and will gain invaluable experience working across the global risk management function.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide ORM coverage of corporate functions, operating as a strategic advisor

Ensure effective implementation of risk identification and assessment processes

Conduct deep dive assessments / gap analysis and document findings

Lead and participate in cross-functional strategic projects

Advise on risk mitigation strategies and oversee remediation of material issues

Partner with control organizations to evaluate existing control frameworks for alignment and define reliance model

Collaborate with the business and control organizations to develop and/or refine key non-financial risk metrics

Perform third party risk management framework, processes and controls review; identify opportunities for enhancement

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


5 years of financial services experience;

Proactive, intellectually curious, willing to challenge others and operate with a sense of urgency

Strong knowledge of risk management best practices and emerging industry developments

Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills

Prior experience managing complex large-scale global projects; strategic thinker with strong execution capabilities

Ability to manage shifting priorities to deliver results

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to prepare and conduct presentations and communicate with senior and executive management

Must be a dedicated, self-motivated individual with an ability to work independently and in a team environment

Excellent interpersonal skills required to develop partnerships and relationships in a cross-functional environment

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Bachelor’s degree


experience working in Risk / Compliance / Audit preferred



Business Category

Risk Management

Number of Openings


At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.”


MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $651 billion of total assets under management as of September 30, 2020. We are ranked #48 on the Fortune 500 list for 2020. In 2019, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fourth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies.

MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.

We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.

MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market:

New York City

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Metropolitan Life Insurance Company - MetLife
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