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Technology Risk Manager

Are you an inclusive and compassionate risk professional with drive and willingness to improve yourself, your team and your organization? Do you want to be part of a team with great management focus in the leading non-life insurance company in the Nordics?


If you can answer yes to these questions then apply for the position as Technology Risk Manager today!


Risk Management in Tryg | A team with multiple stakeholders in the business

The position as Technology Risk Manager is placed within the Risk Management Function headed by the Chief Risk Officer. Following the acquisition of Trygg-Hansa and Codan Norway, our focus is to further align ways of working and risk management methodology to adapt to the enlarged group.


The risk management methodology in Tryg spans across multiple risk categories and is subject to regulatory requirements. A key task for the Risk Management Function is to set forth Tryg-specific requirements for risk management ensuring regulatory compliance and compatibility with Tryg's business model and strategy.


About the job | Drive the refinement of risk management process while supporting the business

Your main task in the position as second line Technology Risk Manager is to drive and ensure the refinement of the risk management system in Tryg. This encompasses among other things:


  • Scope and implement tools for risk handling/profiling
  • Facilitate the update of Tryg’s risk appetite within the different risk categories
  • Develop Tryg’s policies within the area of risk management


The position will also encompass the role as Risk Partner for the business IT and digitalization organization in Tryg. As Risk Partner you will have the following responsibilities:


  • Support the business IT and digitalization organization in risk handling and risk reporting processes
  • Challenge and support improvements to the control environment
  • Monitor handling of operational incidents
  • Manage stakeholders ensuring timely and fit-for-purpose communication
  • Execute and deliver assurance reviews according to the plan and in line with the agreed methodology


About you | Communication, process development and business know-how

To succeed in the position as Technology Risk Manager we imagine that you have:


  • Relevant experience in risk management or information security
  • Excellent communication skills verbally and in writing in English and at least one of the Scandinavian languages
  • Driven and eager to develop processes E2E
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Business knowledge of the insurance sector or other financial sectors
  • Understanding of the complex world that is IT and technology risk and able to communicate this throughout all levels of the Tryg organization
  • A strong IT foundation with technical insight in order to review and challenge risk treating actions
  • Broad knowledge of information security frameworks, such as ISO27000, NIST, CIS18 etc.


Location | Where is the role placed geographically?

As Technology Risk Manager, you will be placed in either Ballerup (Denmark), Malmö (Sweden) or Bergen (Norway), depending on your country of residence. Some travel is to be expected.


Come join the journey!

We work as a team of six employees out of Ballerup, Aarhus, and Malmø. We prioritize team spirit, employee development, orderliness, and being authentic. Finally, we like to have fun and have a healthy work-life balance.


Please send your application as soon as possible and no later than 15 December 2022. We will be conducting interviews continuously and close the recruitment process when we find the right candidate.


If you want to know more about the role, please reach out to Lead Risk Manager, Nana Kvorning Johansen at +45 41862831 or


We look forward to welcoming you onboard!


Job Requisition ID:  24594

We encourage everyone regardless of gender identity, age, background, disability or origin to apply for the position. We are proud to have high employee satisfaction, strong professionalism and equal opportunities to develop your career in the Tryg Group. Tryg is the largest non-life insurance company in Scandinavia with activities in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Every day we strive – each in our own way – to create peace of mind and affect the lives of most Scandinavians. Read more at