Chief Risk Officer

Community & Regional Banks

Rutherford, NJ


Due to an upcoming retirement Smith and Wilkinson is currently retained on the Chief Risk Officer search for Blue Foundry Bank. The Chief Risk Officerposition manages and mitigates the Bank’s overall risk profile utilizing an Enterprise Risk Management framework, inclusive of credit, market, business, operational, liquidity, capital, and compliance risk. Reporting to the CEO, with direct line of sight to the Board of Directors, the Chief Risk Officer directly manages the Chief Credit Officer, Compliance Officer, and BSA Officer. They work closely with all department executives on risk related issues. This is a highly visible role on the leadership team, and a critical component in ensuring that the Bank achieves its financial and operational objectives while appropriately identifying and mitigating risk factors.

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