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Operational Risk Manager

  • Location:

    City of London

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  • Contact:

    Octavian Donnelly

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0874

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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​Our Client

Our client, a leading UK asset management firm, is currently seeking an Operational Risk Manager to join its London office. Reporting into the Head of Risk Framework, the successful candidate will be in charge of developing the firm's Risk and Compliance Reporting framework.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Spearheading risk and compliance reporting activity

  • Managing and developing the strategic direction based on Board and Committee reports and implementing processes to deliver against key points and requirements

  • Monitoring and coordinating the resolution of Board-assigned actions with the input of other risk stakeholders

  • Putting in place processes which will oversee the delivery of accurate risk and compliance data

  • Owning and managing the firm's GRC systems

Your Profile

  • Educated to a degree level

  • Professional qualifications are desirable for this position

  • Previous work experience in financial services, preferably within asset management

  • Also desirable for this position: second line function experience

  • SQL skills

  • Previous experience in implementing an enterprise risk framework's components

  • Stakeholder management experience

  • Experience in writing reports for senior stakeholders and boards

  • Ability to provide second-line risk input and challenge

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Octavian Donnelly.
Phone: 020 3778 0874
Reference Code: 11409

About Rutherford

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