Risk Analyst

Employer: Virginia Housing

Location: RICHMOND, VA

Application Deadline: May 2, 2022

Contact: jennifer.rivera@virginiahousing.com

We’re looking for amazing people! Come join Virginia Housing as a Risk Analyst.

This important role will support Virginia Housing through risk consultation efforts to help ensure achievement of business objectives and protection of assets. This role will also collaborate with key operational teams and governance bodies to further enhance Virginia Housing’s Risk and Security posture

Responsibilities will include:
Collaborating with Information Security Office to enhance the Information Security Program and developing synergies with Enterprise Risk

Reviewing, assessing, and documenting information system security risks and controls. Assisting with the documentation processes associated with development of Controls Matrices, Risk Assessments, and System Security Plans

Partnering with business units to facilitate completion of business continuity lifecycle to include: business continuity plan updates and testing, annual updates to business impact analysis to include: identification of critical resources and associated recoverability metrics, and disaster recovery plan evaluation

Supporting Virginia Housing’s Enterprise Governance through risk analysis, engage in discussions associated with new initiatives and change management, and providing overall support as needed to include documentation and meeting preparations

Qualified candidates must possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional/technical certification or relevant work experience.

  • Several years’ experience in risk management, information security, financial services, internal audit, or other professional work associated with the occupational field

  • Sufficient experience and knowledge in risk, with the ability to plan and administer major work programs required

  • High Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skill


Preferred experience includes performing Information Security Risk Assessments and Business Impact Analysis.

Virginia Housing is one of the nation’s premier housing finance organizations. Our mission is to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing, which we accomplish through our public-private partnerships.

We are focused on employee engagement and committed to a healthy and diverse workforce. We offer on-site conveniences such as a cafeteria, fitness center, and free parking. Educational opportunities to help your advancement are available through classroom and online programs.

Applications and resumes are accepted online only at http://www.virginiahousing.com/careers.

This position will close at midnight on May 2, 2022

Hiring Range: $72,066 - $93,684

A background check will be performed as a condition of employment.

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