Operational Risk Manager (Incident Management)

  • Vakgebied Finance
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10017127
  • Locatie Rotterdam
  • Type overeenkomst Contract with Client
  • Branche Finance


Are you able to juggle a variety of tasks and work in a dynamic environment, liaising with senior management, (investment) specialists, auditors, and other stakeholders? Do you like an intellectual puzzle and analysing complex processes? Then you must seize this opportunity! For Robeco, we are looking for an Operational Risk Manager (Incident Management).

Over de functie

As Operational Risk Manager (Incident Manager), you are responsible for the execution of the incident management process. You perform deep dive incident analyses and report these to the management. You represent the Operational Risk Management team in Incident Management meetings/committees.

Main tasks and responsibilities:  

  • You perform deep dive incident analyses and follow up
  • You progress monitoring of incident- and action management
  • You deliver incident reports for management
  • You develop incident management training/awareness activities
  • You participate in ad-hoc projects

You will be part of a team of 10 ambitious and highly skilled risk specialists. Team members have distinct areas of expertise and responsibility and can work independently. At the same time, however, the breadth of Robeco’s activities and the relatively small size of the team require teamwork with team members functioning as each other’s backup. The ORM department is divided into three sub-teams: Risk Monitoring, Control & Assurance, and Incident Management. This vacancy is in the Incident Management team.

Over het bedrijf

Robeco is an international asset manager offering an extensive range of active investments, in equities and fixed income. Since the foundation in Rotterdam in 1929, research lies in the heart of everything they do. They combine their pioneering spirit with a cautious approach. They strongly believe in sustainability investing, quantitative techniques, and constant innovation: Robeco was one of the first to offer private individuals the opportunity to invest for a reason.

Find out more about Robeco on their  website and watch  'The story of Robeco'.


Robeco offers you a professional, dedicated, and enthusiastic team in an international, dynamic, and rapidly changing environment. The company culture is down-to-earth and pragmatic. The working landscape offers room for personal input and initiatives: proactivity is required and rewarded. In addition, Robeco offers you:

  • Competitive salary
  • 13th month
  • Bonus (discretionary)
  • Retirement plan
  • Growth- and development opportunities
  • Personal training budget


We're looking for an Operational Risk Manager with a strong focus on Incident Management. A professional with the ability to think in value chains and who has a cultural fit with Robeco; down to earth, hands-on, and open. A professional who is pro-active, convincing, and who can connect with all levels within the organization, from operational to senior management level. You like an intellectual puzzle and analysing complex processes and can translate them into a clear root cause analysis. Further, you bring:

  • More than 5 years relevant work experience
  • An academic background
  • Experience with prioritizing tasks due to shifting priorities and fluctuating workload
  • Experience with operational incident management within an asset manager or financial services industry is a pre
  • Excellent communication skills, both written, oral, and presentational
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