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Enterprise Risk Manager

Would you like to join a global company with good earning and growth, very high employee satisfaction and be part of our competent and hardworking organization? Are you a team player with a strong drive, experience with risk management and broad business knowledge? Then this might be your next great opportunity!  

In Chr. Hansen risk management is anchored within the direct line of business. This places definite ownership of risk management the same place as the responsibility for making business decisions. To ensure a structured approach to risk awareness and focus on continued improvements the enterprise risk management processes are facilitated by Group Finance.  

Group Finance is responsible for our global financial processes, financial reporting, business support, taxes, cash management, risk management etc. The teams within Group Finance work closely together, share knowledge, targets and projects. The working environment is dynamic and requires flexibility in peak periods.  

We are looking for an experienced risk manager to take responsibility for the global enterprise risk management processes. As interaction with others is a key factor to success, we are looking for someone with both excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills. A strong drive and ability to execute through others is imperative.  

For the right candidate, this job is an excellent platform for an interesting career and journey within Chr. Hansen.  

Your tasks 

As enterprise risk manager you will be responsible for facilitating the risk management processes across the Chr. Hansen organization.  

You will work across the organization engaging yourself in risk management processes in all areas where Chr. Hansen have business and thereby risks. You will be running risk identification processes, identifying and pursuing relevant mitigations and following up on these. This will always be done in close corporation with the risk owners.

You will be responsible for driving and developing the overall risk management processes in Chr. Hansen and reporting these to our Management and Board of Directors.  

Your tasks will vary over time and include smaller and larger projects determined through the overall prioritization of projects aligned with our strategic goals for the company.  

Your personal profile 

  • You have 5+ years of experience and proven risk management skills  
  • You have a broad knowledge about business risks for larger international production companies  
  • You have a strong drive and ability to motivate and inspire your colleagues in the pursuit of progress  
  • You approach challenges in a structured and analytical way with attention to detail, yet applying a holistic mindset  
  • You are a team player and hold excellent communication skills  
  • You enjoy working internationally and with different cultures  
  • You have academic background and you are fluent in English both orally and in writing  

We offer  

If you have these qualifications, we offer you the opportunity to be a part of an exciting organization with lots of challenges and competent and motivated colleagues.  

Chr. Hansen is an expanding organization with ambitious growth targets going forward. We have launched our strategy: Nature’s no. 1, which directs the company activities the coming 5-10 years, which will drive a continued strong growth and execution of initiatives ensuring scalability in support of profitable growth.  

If you have any questions, please contact Pernille Mailand Fossing via email: or phone: +45 4574 7350.  

Please apply online – click here.  

Deadline for applications is 30 April 2017.  

Read more about working for Chr. Hansen at:

Chr. Hansen is a global bioscience company that develops natural ingredient solutions for the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical and agricultural industries. The products include cultures, enzymes, probiotics and natural colors, and all solutions are based on strong research and development competencies coupled with significant technology investments. Revenue in the 2015/16 financial year was EUR 949 million. The company has more than 2,800 dedicated employees in 30 countries and main production facilities in Denmark, France, USA and Germany. Chr. Hansen was founded in 1874 and is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen. For further information, please visit
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