First Republic Bank is looking for a motivated, experienced professional with strong audit and/or risk assessment skills to join our Lending Services Risk Management team. As an Operational Risk Specialist within the First Line of Defense, you will be primarily responsible for acting as a key liaison between Lending Services and the Bank’s Second and Third Lines of Defense (Internal Audit, BSA/AML, etc.). You will build and cultivate strong relationships within these business groups in order to facilitate seamless reviews in a timely manner, communicate any exceptions identified, and work to ensure quick resolution or mitigation of said exceptions. Under the guidance of Management, you will assist in performing operational risk assessments of various functions within Lending Services in order to determine and mitigate the greatest areas of risk and ensure that appropriate internal controls are in place. You will also have an exciting opportunity to build your leadership skills as you assist in the review and evaluation of Lending Services departmental processes and controls in the form of risk-based Targeted Reviews.
Why First Republic?
We like to have fun at FRB by offering generous benefits and work-life balance.
Student loan repayment assistance
Monthly fitness stipend
Subsizided gourmet meals at our exclusive cafes
Paid volunteer time
Career growth and mentoring
Fun and collaborative culture
Additionally, you will: