Governance and Risk Officer to Tink

Plats: Stockholm

The rails and brains of open banking.

Tink is the best way to connect to banks across Europe and quickly build smart, personalised and delightful financial services.

From collecting or analysing data, to obtaining insights and generating tailored advice and product recommendations - we help you deliver a more personal, intelligent financial experience to your users.

Today, our technology is transforming banks and countless customer experiences across Europe. Founded in Stockholm in 2012, our partners include Nordea, BNP Paribas Fortis, Klarna, ABN AMRO and SEB.

Through our technology, our mission is to help people understand their finances, empower them to make smarter decisions and ultimately bring financial happiness.

Tink has raised over €80 million in venture capital and in the past 18 months we have grown from 30 to over 150 people.

Job Summary

We are now looking for a Governance and Risk Officer for our Stockholm headquarters where you will be in charge of the formation and development of our Governance and Risk Management Function.

You will be part of a dynamic, tech intensive and rapidly growing company where you will focus on Governance and Risk Management for company operations as well as focusing on Risk Management from a strategic viewpoint. Tink being a true tech company at heart, your primary focus will be IT Risk Management and Risk Management in respect of the day-to-day operational activities of the company, you will also, to some degree, be working with Financial Risk. You will be part of further developing Risk Management policies, procedures and instructions and you will be responsible for its implementation and adherence.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing quality assurance services to the business
  • Developing, revising and following up on the employees´ adherence to policies, standards, procedures and guidelines
  • Managing internal & external audits
  • Leading risk assessments throughout the organization and monitoring risk mitigation
  • Leading Business Continuity Management activities
  • Implementing Change Management processes
  • Evaluating the efficiency of controls and improving them continuously
  • Monitoring the daily operations throughout all departments ensuring that we fulfil both processes in place and contractual requirements
  • Supporting 3rdparty vendors due-diligence processes and risk management efforts
  • Working closely with the product, engineering and commercial organization providing proactive input on a daily basis

You will report to the company COO and, on occasion, to the CEO as well as the board.

Job Requirements

The person we are looking for should have either a Master of Science in Engineering or a Master degree in Economics or equivalent. We want you to have at least five years of relevant work experience, preferably from tech intensive sectors. Ideally you are currently working within fields such as Risk Management, IT Audits or IT Governance. You should have experience from Governance, Risk Management as well as project management. You would also have been part of internal and external IT audits. You should have experience from IT Cloud Environments and be knowledgeable about Governance Frameworks such as ISO27001, ITIL and COBIT. Furthermore, you need to have excellent Swedish and English language skills.

It is important that you possess excellent problem solving skills, is action oriented, flexible and an excellent communicator. You should be ambitious, without prestige, have ability to prioritize and be comfortable with working independently.

Application and Enquiries

We are working with Sharp Recruitment on this project. Please feel free to contact Peter Ekström on 070-813 51 85 or, for questions regarding Ting and/or the position.


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