Risk Advisor at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina in Durham, North Carolina

Posted in Other 8 days ago.





Job Description:

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Job Description

Blue Cross NC is looking for an amibitious Risk Advisor to assist with the day-to-day activities of various risk management and assessment and/or business continuity efforts in accordance with business needs and Enterprise goals.


  • Assists with the identification and assessment of risks to the organization, including strategic, operational, technology, security and/or key initiative risks.

  • Provides support to business owners and project teams to increase awareness and understanding of risks and assist in the development, assessment and monitoring of mitigation plans for Enterprise risks, to ensure they are managed to an acceptable level. Identifies, evaluates and escalates issues that conflict with BCBSNC's risk tolerance.

  • Provides assistance on consulting projects, business process redesigns, and other initiatives to ensure risks are considered and addressed appropriately.

  • Identifies and evaluates process risks with business areas based on an assessment of the control environment. Works with business areas to enhance controls or develop action plans to address risks.

  • Works with business areas and process owners to ensure that risk related documentation is clear and accurate and develops processes and procedures to ensure documentation is properly maintained in accordance with company policies, industry standards and regulatory requirements.

  • Provides assistance in developing and implementing plans and guidance (which may include formal and informal training) to increase awareness about Enterprise and process risk management, enterprise security risk management, and/or business continuity.

  • Provides assistance in developing, maintaining, and improving risk management and/or business continuity policies, methodologies, tools, templates and internal websites

  • Assists with the creation and distribution of periodic communications on relevant risk management and/or business continuity matters.

  • Assists with the development, implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of business continuity plans across all divisions/functional areas of BCBSNC. Works with management to develop and implement policies to provide a framework to ensure that business processes have appropriate business continuity and disaster recovery plans in place.

  • Supports the Corporate Incident Response Team by providing coordination, expertise, and acting as a liaison with business areas.

Hiring Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, business, information systems or other relevant field and a minimum of 3 years auditing, risk management, or enterprise business continuity consulting experience; OR

  • Master's degree and 1 year of experience as stated above.