Every risk manager wishes to become a successful in his or her career. A Risk Manager needs hard skills as well as soft skills to discharge his or her role effectively. The risk manager’s role in a Bank or financial institution is quite different from other business manager’s role. Therefore, the nature and degree of skill as required for a risk manager is somehow different from those of business managers.
A great business manager should be able to work under stress and should possess negotiation skills, leadership skills, and communication skills which equally holds good in case of risk manager as well. However, risk managers need more skills specific to the risk management.
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