Chief Risk Officer

We’re looking for a pragmatic, collaborative and experienced Chief Risk Officer to ensure we’re not only customer-focussed and innovative, but that we’re ready to scale. Are you organized, at the same time flexible and open to working on a variety of tasks, both high and low. Do you enjoy a role where you work as a critical part of our growing company. Chief Risk officer (CRO) will report to the CEO.

The role:

Shaping and embedding our risk appetites: you’ll get a deep understanding of our strategy, and ensure that our appetite for risk in each area of the business is developed in alignment with this.

Working with each team to ensure the risks they are taking are aligned with our risk appetite.

Helping us embed our technology risk appetite; we are at the leading edge of cyber security – how do we continually stay at the forefront in a technology focused leasing company.

Directing the way that we think about risk and compliance through partnering with our compliance and legal team and Risk Council.

Making risk meaningful and interesting to everyone at Nordic Finance, and sharing best practice whilst adapting the language you use to speak about risk so that it is easy for everyone to understand.

Staying up to date on regulatory developments and ensuring we remain fully compliant.

Influencing, advising and executing strategy in partnership with the management team.

Who are you

  • You have strong analytical skills.
  • Able to problem solve and work well independently and in a team environment.
  • Excellent project management, organization and planning skills.
  • Pragmatic, collaborative, customer-focused and innovative.
  • Passionate about technology.


We are looking for you who have a degree in economics or financial engineering. Five to ten years of work experience as risk officer in the banking and / or finance field. You have a good knowledge of the regulatory regulations in banking and finance in Sweden as well as banking rules and other relevant rules from the EU and EBA.

Who we are

At Nordic Finance we offer customers the opportunity to fulfill their dreams with the help of financing – through leasing and rental. Our objective is to always deliver a solution that exceeds their expectations. Nordic Finance is one of Sweden’s fastest growing financial companies, and now we switch up further and seek a dedicated employee for our team. Today we have 34 employees and are located centrally in Stockholm and Gothenburg with a branch in Helsinki.


As soon as possible. Take the opportunity to become part of our success. Submit your personal letter and CV to Selection is on-going and relevent candidates will be notified accordingily. If you have questions about the position, do not hesitate to contact the CFO, Thomas Thorseng on 076 212 73 58.