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Vice President, Enterprise Risk Management

Company: Rock Central LLC
Location: Detroit
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

The Rock Family of Companies is made up of nearly 100 separate businesses spanning fintech, sports, entertainment, real estate, startups and more. We're united by our culture - a drive to find a better way that fuels our commitment to our clients, our community and our team members. We believe in and build inclusive workplaces, where every voice is heard and diverse perspectives are welcomed. Working for a company in the Family is about more than just a job - it's about having the opportunity to become the best version of yourself.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 7 years of experience in leading the risk function in a large organization, either in a risk or senior leadership role
  • Demonstrated depth and breadth of knowledge around financial services risk as well as industry standards and trends for governance, risk and compliance
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Excellent planning, organization, documentation and time-management skills
  • Excellent critical thinking, problem-solving and writings skills, with the ability to convey complex information
  • Experience with implementing a Governance, Risk and Compliance system
  • Knowledge and experience with enterprise risk management frameworks
  • Ability to work in a rapid-paced environment
  • Ability to both architect new frameworks and processes as well as manage existing ones

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Experience with ServiceNow

      Job Summary

      The Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management is responsible for leading the risk management processes for Rocket Companies and its operating subsidiaries, including designing and implementing a risk management framework with capabilities to identify, manage, and report on risk exposure. This individual is a thought leader, partnering with both business and risk management stakeholders across the Rocket Companies to ensure consistency in identifying, escalating and addressing current and emerging risk issues.

      This leadership role also influences risk management technology, including tools for maintaining a risk register, controls catalog, issues management, risk assessments, emerging risks, reporting, data analytics, and policy and procedures. They collaborate with other teams to understand their business objectives and processes to build and implement risk management activities that drive the visibility and awareness required for well-informed strategic and operational risk decisions. The Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management oversees and administers periodic meetings for Rocket Companies and is responsible for providing periodic reporting to the Audit Committee and Rocket Companies executives.

      • Design and implement appropriate risk management framework for Rocket Companies and its operating subsidiaries
      • Create/enhance a risk intelligent culture by continuous improvement and monitoring of our risk management framework in collaboration with senior leadership and business partners
      • Integrate risk management activities and reporting of Rocket Companies operating subsidiaries into an integrated view across the entire organization, including establishing open channels of communication and bringing functional leaders across the organization to balance risks and new business opportunities to achieve optimal overall association performance
      • Identify and evaluate risk themes and trends across the Rocket Companies entities
      • Collaborate with other risk/assurance groups to provide oversight to risks and controls to understand interdependencies and shared risks
      • Lead process to define the Rocket Companies risk appetite and ensure alignment with company values and strategy
      • Coordinate the collection of risk information, analyze the data, and update critical risk scenarios and metrics based on the data
      • Develop and manage a centralized risk management policy and procedure database
      • Ensure coordination of entity risk observations with risk factor disclosures in the company's SEC filings, e.g., 10-K and proxy statement
      • Forecast and communicate short and long-term risk to the Rocket Companies Audit Committee around key business objectives and initiatives
      • Lead the RKT Enterprise Risk virtual team and serve as a direct liaison between the team and the operating subsidiaries of Rocket Companies
      • Develop and continuously improve the dashboard reporting around established risk appetites
      • Develop an agile, capable risk management team and ensure the delivery of appropriate training and certifications
      • Ensure the overall integrity of risk management systems and data
      • Maintain external relationships, manage productive vendor relationships, and participate in technology organizations to gain industry knowledge, share information and enhance the association's image
      • Maintain knowledge of existing and new industry trends and innovations to determine the potential value to the organization and its impact on our position

        Who We Are

        Detroit-based Rocket Companies-- is a family of businesses providing simple, fast and trusted digital solutions for complex transactions. The name comes from our flagship business, Rocket Mortgage--, which was founded in 1985. Today, we're a publicly traded company involved in several different industries, including mortgages, fintech, real estate, automotive and more. We're insistently different in how we look at the world and committed to an inclusive workplace where every voice is heard. We're passionate about the work we do, and it shows. We've been ranked #5 on Fortune's list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2021, as well as ranking #1 for Fortune's Best Large Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance List in 2021.


        This is an outline of the primary responsibilities of this position. As with everything in life, things change. The tasks and responsibilities can be changed, added to, removed, amended, deleted and modified at any time by the leadership group.

        We are proud equal opportunity employers and committed to providing an inclusive environment based on mutual respect for all candidates and team members. Employment decisions, including hiring decisions, are not based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, military or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with state and federal law.

        The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in any hiring or employment practices. The Company provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with state and federal law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in completing the application and/or participating in the employment application process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Team, The Pulse, at 1-800-411-JOBS.

Keywords: Rock Central LLC, Detroit , Vice President, Enterprise Risk Management, Executive , Detroit, Michigan

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