ERM Officer


Our organisation

Ageas is a listed international insurance Group with a heritage spanning 190 years.

It offers Retail and Business customers Life and Non-Life insurance products designed to suit their specific needs, today and tomorrow.

As one of Europe's larger insurance companies, Ageas concentrates its activities in Europe and Asia, which together make up the major part of the global insurance market. It operates successful insurance businesses in Belgium, the UK, France, Portugal, Turkey, China, Malaysia, India, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Singapore, and the Philippines through a combination of wholly owned subsidiaries and long term partnerships with strong financial institutions and key distributors.

Ageas ranks among the market leaders in the countries in which it operates. It represents a staff force of over 50,000 people and reported annual inflows close to EUR 34 billion in 2017 (all figures at 100%).

Ageas Group Risk is based in Brussels and is composed of risk and modelling officers (M/F) with a variety of technical expertise and background. At the moment, the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) team of Group risk is looking for an Enterprise Risk Management Officer.

Your function

You will contribute to the development and embedding of the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) framework to maintain an effective risk management and governance, including identification, measurement, monitoring, control, mitigation and reporting of all material risks within Ageas:

  • Assist in the continuous improvement, implementation and embedding of the ERM framework, including the Operational Risk Management framework (policies, Limits and Minimum standards, manuals and procedures).

  • Interact with local entities and businesses and risk officers on risk assessment tasks and reporting, provide support and guidance as necessary.

  • Support the various risk governance committees (preparing the agenda and supporting documents, drafting meeting minutes).

  • Assess the appropriateness of the operational risk capital model across the Group.

  • Challenge received risk assessment results from local entities and contribute to aggregated reporting and communication to management ensuring consistent, reliable and timely risk information providing management with an independent risk opinion.

  • Assist in embedding the ERM and Operational Risk framework by contributing to the different operational risk management tasks at Ageas holding (second line internal control testing, incident reporting, risk awareness trainings, ..).

Your profile

  • You have 3 to 5 years of relevant working experience within risk management, ideally in the financial sector.

  • You are open-minded and a high performer in a team set-up.

  • You have a basic to good knowledge of Solvency II, in particular Pillars 1 and 2.

  • You have excellent communication skills, both orally and written.

  • You are proactive, flexible and able to work on an independent basis.

  • You possess strong coordination, planning and analytical skills.

  • You are a problem solver and result oriented.

  • You are a team player and able to work in teams of people with diverse backgrounds

  • You have an active (written and oral) knowledge of English.

We offer

Ageas values your talent and knows how to reward it. We offer you an attractive salary and fringe benefits. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development. You will work independently within a dynamic team.