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Human Resources Risk Analyst

Brown Brothers Harriman & Co

Boston, Massachusetts 02110
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At Brown Brothers Harriman, we believe no job is too big or small for any of us to handle if it helps our clients. We value passionate, committed people who enjoy collaborating with others to find new solutions to complex business challenges. We are looking for the type of person who speaks their mind, truly listens and steps outside their role to add value wherever they can. Someone who is driven to get things done and views obstacles as an exciting challenge that demands a creative solution. Above all, we seek someone who takes great pride in their work and is inspired and motivated by their role in protecting and enhancing our client’s financial well-being. If you are looking for an entrepreneurial environment where you can learn and thrive, Brown Brothers Harriman is the right place for you.


Join us as a Human Resources (HR) Risk Analyst


Brown Brothers Harriman is currently recruiting an HR Risk Analyst to join our team. In this role you will assist in the design of the overall risk mitigation environment and the development of controls for the HR Department. You will support members of the Human Resources function and ensure that a proper control environment exists for HR processes, programs and implementation activities. You will also be responsible for implementation and maintenance of Firm-wide risk initiatives and also manage HR’s vendor management program and other HR risk activities.


Some of your key responsibilities include:  


•Identify and assess current and future operational and other risks related to the Human Resources business.

•Support HR and firm-wide risk management objectives and goals and assist in the design of the overall risk mitigation environment.

•Develop corrective action plans designed to mitigate identified risks.

•Assist management in establishing processes, documentation and controls to manage legal, tax, regulatory, operational and reputational risks for HR.

•Identify patterns and trends to solve risk related problems.

•Develop and coordinate risk-related training for HR staff (including creation of quarterly newsletter).

•Manage HR’s Vendor Management program.

•Assemble and present risk based reports to senior management.

  • Provide the Employee Relations team with support, as needed. Responsibilities may include conducting exit interviews, managing reasonable accommodation requests, etc.



What We Offer:


•A collaborative environment that enables you to step outside your role to add value wherever you can

•Direct access to clients, information and experts across all business areas around the world

•Opportunities to grow your expertise, take on new challenges, and reinvent yourself—without leaving the firm

•A culture of inclusion that values each employee’s unique perspective

•High-quality benefits program emphasizing good health, financial security, and peace of mind

•Rewarding work with the flexibility to enjoy personal and family experiences at every career stage

•Volunteer opportunities to give back to your community and help transform the lives of others





•Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

•5+ years of relevant risk, compliance, human resource, legal or regulatory experience

•Ability to effectively articulate risk management policies and methodologies

•Ability to analyze business processes to identify risks, assess risk levels and identify mitigating controls

•Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment

•Excellent analytical skills and the ability to identify patterns and trends

•Strong relationship management, negotiating and influencing skills

•Strong written and oral communication skills

•Experience with Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel and Word 


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