Risk managers work with companies to assess and identify the potential risks that may hinder the reputation, safety, security and financial prosperity of as a while. Once these risks have been identified, assessed and evaluated, risk managers are then tasked with implementing processes and procedures to ensure that we are fully prepared to deal with any potential threats. A risk manager’s job is inspired by the mantra, “prevention is better than cure.” It’s all about avoiding threats and mitigating the effects of those which are essentially unavoidable.
●Risk management careers are highly analytical and a large part of your time will be focused on conducting detailed risk assessments. This process involves analyzing documents, statistics, reports and market trends. You’ll also be required to assess the organization’s previous risk management policies and protocols.
●Risk management is also about understanding an organization’s business objectives.