Risk & Compliance Manager
Listed on 27 October 2022
Who are we? Queensland Airports Limited (QAL) is an accomplished airport operator that owns and operates Gold Coast, Townsville, Longreach and Mount Isa airports. We welcomed about 6.3 million passengers in FY20, connecting the Gold Coast and northern NSW, along with regional Queensland, to the rest of the country and beyond. An Australian-owned company, we are committed to delivering for the communities where we operate. Our vision is to engage customers, connect communities and deliver exceptional experiences. What you’ll contribute to; The role of Risk and Compliance Manager reports to the General Counsel and Company Secretary for leading and championing risk management and assurance, as well as regulatory and industry compliance throughout the QAL Group. This is an exciting role in a fast paced work environment which is underpinned by a philosophy which promotes accountability, equity, diversity and flexibility. You will be supported and encouraged so that you will be able to positively influence and contribute to the success of QAL and your colleagues. Selena, Financial Accountant here at QAL, a wonderful and valued member of our Finance team, shares her experience working at Queensland Airports Limited: Flexibility that I receive at QAL has been a major asset for me and I think it is definitely something the whole team values. I enjoy the new skills I have learnt and continue to learn since joining QAL. It is challenging with lots of interaction with different parts of the busines and I have now achieved a great insight into the commercial world and aviation industry. I do like the mix of people we have here, and I personally value the teamwork as teamwork is really important. We work with very nice people in my team with different background and skills and each of them provide opportunities to learn from. I make a difference by bringing my skills and contributions to the team so that we work together to improve service. How will you make an impact? We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, who shares the Risk and Compliance team’s commitment to timely and high-quality services. As a self-motivated, reliable practitioner with plenty of initiative, you will be a self-starter who ideally hold a degree in Risk Management or Governance with strong practical experience. Individuals who do not possess a degree but who have appropriate experience are encouraged to apply. Key Deliverables/responsibilities include but are not limited to: Provide risk, assurance and compliance advice and support, including reporting to the business, the Executive and the Risk and Audit Committee (RAC) Maintain a strong knowledge of the Risk, Assurance and Compliance Best Practice Principles and other relevant regulatory requirements Lead the development of Business Continuity Management (BCM) and Assurance systems throughout the QAL business including regular review and exercise plans are activated within the business units. Implement and oversee risk and compliance registers and insurance policies and documentation within QAL businesses are kept up to date and ensure all other compliance requirements are completed by the due date Ensure each relevant business unit has an up-to-date risk register containing relevant business risks, risk owner controls and mitigating strategies and that they are reviewed regularly Provide input on risk management on projects and actively monitor risks during the life of the entire project. What do we offer you? This is an opportunity to be part of a progressive organisation with a great culture and assist in the transformation and growth of the business. Flexible working options are available for all employees. At QAL, we uphold the philosophy that the smooth integration of life and work benefits all. We call it Living Well. If you are interested in this role and would like to explore in more detail the key responsibilities, please obtain the role description at: https://www.qldairports.com.au/careers/home [link removed] QAL supports an inclusive approach and values diversity within the workplace. We aim to provide opportunities that allow individuals to reach their full potential regardless of their background, gender, age, work status, religious or cultural identity. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply The successful candidate will be required to adhere to QAL’s Drug and Alcohol Management Plan (DAMP, which includes pre-employment Drug and Alcohol Testing, and have the ability to obtain an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC).