• Up to £70,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Barclay Simpson
  • 06 Apr 18

Operational Risk Manager - Investment Banking

The Commodities & Global Markets division of a Global Investment Bank seeks, Operational Risk Manager in London to support its growing business in the region. Working as part of the EMEA Operational Risk Management team you will work directly with the business to ensure that the key operational risks are being effectively managed and monitored.

The Commodities & Global Markets division of a Global Investment Bank seeks, Operational Risk Manager in London to support its growing business in the region. Working as part of the EMEA Operational Risk Management team you will work directly with the business to ensure that the key operational risks are being effectively managed and monitored.

The role of this team is to facilitate the continued improvement in processes, controls and operational risk awareness and culture across the business.

They are looking for a candidate with:

  • 3 - 5 years of Operational Risk/Internal Audit experience in a trading environment
  • Strong understanding of Front Office operations and controls
  • Excellent knowledge of Front-to-Back operational processes.
  • Knowledge of Finance processes including P&L production/reviews
  • Experience in reviewing Treasury processes

​Key responsibilities:

  • Implementing our control assurance programme in line with the Operational Risk framework, this includes:
    • Drafting performance test plans
    • Scheduling of performance testing
    • All control assurance is completed on time
    • All improvements identified are entered into OP
    • CA reports are published within the deadline
  • Ensure Control Assurance provides assurance of Risk and Control Risk Self-Assessment (RCSA) and audit readiness
  • Categorisation of critical controls has been accurately determined
  • Management reporting of Control Assurance activities
  • Liaison with Internal Audit and Compliance
  • Ad-hoc coverage of wider tasks as required.

In return will receive a competitive package along with great opportunity for progression.

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