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Group Operational Risk Manager

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    Octavian Donnelly

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    020 3778 0874

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    28 days ago

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​Our Client

A leading global alternatives asset manager headquartered in London is looking for an experienced Operational Risk Analyst or Associate who is looking to progress to a VP/AVP level role.

The role sits within the client’s Central Risk function – overseeing the risks and control measures across the Group’s Investment activities as the 2nd Line of Defence.

Main Duties

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

  • Manage operational risk interface with specific group business units

  • Lead, challenge and review Risk & Control Self-Assessments (RCSA)

  • Collation and reporting of KRIs

  • Produce concise Management Information, Group Risk monthly reporting and board reporting packs

  • Collation of operational risk scenarios for capital reporting requirements

  • Act as a key liaison between the business and Internal and External Audit

  • Perform thematic risk reviews and projects to enhance business processes and the control framework

Your Profile

  • Degree – preferably in a STEM subject

  • Minimum 4 years Operational Risk experience within Financial Services

  • Hedge Fund or Asset Management knowledge strongly preferred

  • Good knowledge of operational risk methodologies, principles and internal/external controls

    Ability to build and maintain collaborative relationships with both internal and external stakeholders at all levels across the business

  • Ability to challenge business stakeholders objectively and effectively

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Octavian Donnelly.
Phone: 020 3778 0874
Reference Code: 11561

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