Operational Risk Manager

  • £Attractive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citifocus
  • 13 Dec 17 2017-12-13

Prestigious global asset manager seeks an experienced degree educated operational risk specialist with a background in either compliance, enterprise risk or audit gained from either an asset management environment or audit/risk role from an investment management division in practice, ideally Top 4 or with the regulator. Relevant professional risk, audit or accountancy qualification preferred

Prestigious global asset manager seeks an experienced degree educated operational risk specialist with a background in either  compliance, enterprise risk or audit gained from an asset management environment or from working with the Investment Management Division in practice, ideally Top 4  or with the Regulator

Relevant professional risk, audit or accountancy qualification preferred.

Coverage will be across all areas of the asset management business, to include the front office. The role will focus on risk controls and will involve the implementation of the operational risk and control program, and undertaking risk and controls assessments, incident reporting and ongoing control improvements.  The successful candidate will be responsible for liaising and building relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders to include business areas, compliance, audit and external regulators.
Applicants will be strong communicators with a good understanding of risk and control issues.  Previous experience of control testing and root cause analysis is essential, together with a high level of systems literacy and the ability to work effectively with minimal supervision in a pressurised environment.