Operational Risk Manager

City:  Sofia


Who we are

flatexDEGIRO is the leading and fastest growing online broker in Europe, based in Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, Bulgaria & UK. Over 2 million customers put their trust in us every day. We offer a wide range of independent products for the lowest fees, based on modern, in-house state-of-the-art technology.

When flatex merged with DEGIRO in July 2020, flatexDEGIRO became the largest online retail broker in Europe. In a time of bank consolidation, low interest rates and digitalization, we aim for continues growth. That is why we want 7-8 million investors to experience the ease of our platform by making them a client. A clear goal that we are sure we can accomplish with your help!


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About the role

flatexDEGIRO is currently looking for an Operational Risk Manager to be part of our operational Risk Management team, focusing on RCSAs and process monitoring. As part of the separate and independent Risk Management function, your role will facilitate the maintenance and further improvement of a robust and risk-aware organization.

This role is aimed at guiding and advising the IT organization on how to set up processes that are demonstrably in control and to monitor and report on the degree of control from a second-line perspective. Together with the IT organization, we strive for continuous improvement in order to keep our customers satisfied and to permanently comply with relevant legislation and regulations. We are aware that this is the only way to continue to grow 

What you will be responsible for

  • Facilitate Risk Control Self Assessments within the IT domain;
  • Advice IT Process Owners on business process design, risk identification and controls;
  • Support process owners with identification and measurement of appropriate KPIs and RACI table;
  • Make sure that identified risks are properly included in the operational risk register;
  • Monitor and advice with regard to effective follow-up on identified risks;
  • Increase & improve the operational risk and control awareness within the organization;
  • Help relevant stakeholders to obtain clear view of what it means to be in control;
  • Remain well-informed of new developments in the area of operational risk management;
  • Facilitate the continuous strengthening of ensuring FlatexDEGIRO’s system, policy, process and procedure controls.


What you can expect

  • A varied and challenging job in a rapidly growing company;
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths;
  • Direct assumption of responsible tasks;
  • Pleasant working atmosphere in a competent team;
  • International project opportunities;
  • Many other benefits of an international company in financial services.




Interested? This is what we offer you:

  • Promise of a good work-life balance
  • 30 days paid leave
  • Personal and professional development with access to relevant courses
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Additional health insurance Luxe package (covering children under 18, dental and vision care)
  • Best Doctors’ health insurance providing access to the best medical treatment worldwide
  • A challenging full-time job in an international and fast-growing company;
  • A competitive salary
  • Food vouchers
  • The opportunity to participate in a new, enthusiastic team of likeminded professionals.



To make your life easier
You get the freedom to work flexible. Meaning you don't have to work in our office every day, but we like it if you do of course! It's fun to come in and mingle with your colleagues. There is also fruit, good coffee, drinks & snacks every day. Our beautiful and modern office is located in the iconic Millennium Center Building at the heart of Sofia that is conveniently next to Nation Palace of Culture (NDK) station.
To make working from home comfortable we offer a 50 BGN internet allowance, provide a company laptop and many options to make your work@home comfortable, such as a chair, screen and headphones. And last but not least: the Multisport membership we provide is an easy way to get into shape!
Want to invite your friends to work for us as well? A generous referral bonus will be yours if they get hired, so spread the word once you start.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, or any other legally protected status. flatexDEGIRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

flatexDEGIRO Sofia Branch
Tsvetanka Bozhkova
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