GCT BUCF Manager

  • GBP55000 - GBP65000 per annum + Benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • 22 Sep 16

Do you want to work for a fast-paced and dynamic corporate treasury team where your work has the potential to impact on operational and strategic decision-making? At Lloyds Banking Group, we have a clear purpose; to help Britain prosper and to become the best bank for our customers. Finance is key to that success by securing and building the financial strength and performance of the Bank.

Our vision is to make Lloyds Banking Group the best bank for customers. As the UK's largest retail and commercial bank, we have a footprint that touches nearly every community and household in the UK. That gives us a big responsibility to support the UK economy, and to put customers at the heart of everything we do. To achieve this, we also need to be the best bank for our colleagues and our communities - and we have a clear strategy in place to make this a reality. We are building on our many strengths: iconic brands, strong heritages and great people. To unlock the great potential in our business, we are becoming more efficient, more transparent, and more responsive to customers. Already the UK's largest community investor, we are giving even more back. Above all, we are putting customers first.

The Group Corporate Treasury Finance team are looking to recruit an Operational Risk Manager to support the Treasury business by providing risk and control assessments, event investigation, analysis, insight and risk reporting on current activities. The role sits within the Business Unit Control Function team who are responsible for the first line delivery of robust operational risk and compliance monitoring and reporting.

The team work with a variety of finance and non-finance stakeholders and varying levels of seniority on a daily basis to provide risk and control assessments, coupled with operational risk support for strategic and tactical projects in partnering the other Group Corporate Treasury teams.

Through the provision of regular MI and analysis, you will be in a privileged position to understand the current Group and Corporate Treasury performance and the future direction of the Group's balance sheet. The breadth that the role offers will equip you with a strong understanding of the Group whilst offering excellent transferrable skills.

You will play a key role ensuring that the control environment is understood, accurately documented, tested and continually evolving to drive the greatest impact. Additionally, you will work collaboratively with the wider team to proactively drive operational risk and compliance insight to aid effective business decision making.
Your main responsibilities will be the delivery of regular and ad-hoc operational risk assessments on current business activities to drive future decision making and consistent robust control testing and challenge to the business.

In addition you will be expected to investigate operational risk events and/or any compliance breaches. You'll provide monthly status updates, and will be expected to build and produce MI as required to the Risk Committee. You'll build strong relationships with key stakeholders and influence the business through a deep understanding of operational risk.

You will pride yourself on your attention to detail, your ability to challenge the business and will be comfortable working to evolving deadlines. You will be able to prioritise your workload and be a committed team player. Allied to this will be your Excel skills and you'll need to be comfortable using Excel to manipulate, summarise and present data and developing the "so what" messages in executive summaries via Powerpoint to senior committees.

In return, you'll enjoy the prospect of a career path and the opportunity to deliver within a critical part of the business. You'll challenge and stretch yourself, ensuring that Lloyds Banking Group as an organisation continues to progress towards our strategic aim of being the best bank for Customers. You will also enjoy the advantage of a comprehensive, award-winning benefits package - a portion of which is designed to be tailored by you. We offer you the flexibility to choose cash, or take your pick from all kinds of benefits, including a contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance and retail discounts. You'll also benefit from a range of excellent opportunities for training and development and the opportunity to work for a leading player in the UK financial services industry.

So, if you have the skills and experience we're looking for and this sounds like you then we'd like to hear from you. You can look forward to having a role that matters and working in an environment that provides continuous learning and development. We're committed to building a diverse workforce where colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit.