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Senior Risk & Compliance Manager (all genders)



Berlin, Germany
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

We are looking for a Senior Risk & Compliance Manager for our legal team in the heart of buzzing Berlin!

You will:

  • Identify potential threats, create plans to avoid and mitigate risks, and develop risk management controls and contingency plans to manage crises
  • Create a risk management system
  • Design processes to avoid or mitigate potential risks
  • Prepare reports and presentations with recommendations and assist in communicating recommendations to management
  • Support the implementation of solutions and plans
  • Drive compliance and risk awareness / culture and provide training
  • Further develop the Compliance Management System
  • Provide practical solutions to compliance requests
  • Increase further the awareness regarding compliance related topics
  • Work cross-functionally with employees at all levels to ensure efficient integration of the compliance program into business processes
  • Conduct compliance trainings
  • Manage compliance systems and the coordination of whistleblowing management

You have:

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience in compliance, audit, or risk management
  • Business degree preferred, unless equivalent experience is demonstrated
  • Deep understanding of how to analyze regulations and further develop and implement procedures, policies, and trainings
  • Data driven self-starter mindset with affinity to move things forward independently
  • High-motivation and ability to further develop, manage, and successfully lead a project within a complex stakeholder environment
  • Ability to handle multiple, competing tasks and deadlines as part of an international team
  • High service-orientation, reliability, and with excellent interpersonal and intercultural communication skills
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and a willingness to innovate
  • Strong communication skills in English and German with the ability to effectively convey the company's core ethical values at all levels of the company. Knowledge of additional languages would-be a plus
  • An independent self-starter mindset, with a high level of commitment and a "hands-on" mentality
  • Good MS Office skills
  • A sense of humor, common sense and a good team spirit

Nice to have:

  • Work experience in an international environment
  • Preferably, you have prior work experience in the area of data protection law

Some perks of becoming a Babbelonian:

  • Enjoy 30 vacation days and the chance to take a 3-month Sabbatical. Plus family and life situation counseling.
  • Decide how, when and from where you want to work with our flexible working hours and remote friendly options as Jobbatical (up to 3 months inside the EU and the UK) or work from our fully equipped office with nap, faith and family rooms.
  • Learn and grow with the internal learning opportunities, and use a yearly learning & development budget for external training. Learn languages with Babbel for free with your full access to Babbel & Babbel Live classes.
  • Take advantage of your mobility benefits options and a discounted Urban Sports Club membership.
  • Be part of our employee communities (such as Femgineers, DE&I Ambassadors and LGBTQIA groups), attend cultural and regular social events.

Diversity at Babbel

As part of our ongoing journey towards building a diverse, equitable and inclusive company, we welcome everyone to apply, especially those individuals who are underrepresented in tech. We are a learning company, inside and out, and we encourage you to apply even if you do not fit all the technical requirements - all candidates are assessed based on skills, qualifications and on our business needs. Please state your pronouns in your application, and let us know if you’d like to be addressed by a name other than the one appearing on your official documents. If you have a disability or special need, feel welcome to inform us, so that we can provide you with the proper assistance in the application process.

Sounds good? We are already looking forward to hearing from you! Check out also our jobs page, our blog and our techblog to get an impression about #lifeatbabbel!