Operational Risk Transformation Specialist

£70k - £90k
16 May 2019

Operational Risk Transformation Specialist - SVP equivalent

Operational Risk Transformation Specialists - SVP equivalent

I am currently recruiting a number of London based Operational Risk Change positions for a growing area of a Large British Commercial Bank. The roles are senior programme / project leads and are across Enterprise Risk Transformation, Commercial Banking Risk Transformation, Insurance & Wealth Risk Transformation and Retail & Community Risk Transformation. They sit within the Business Risk COO Function.

Role Requirements:

The roles are part of a new function that has had large investment and offers the chance to shape the Banks change across 1st line / Operational Risk as they look to implement risk controls and a risk change framework across certain areas of the Bank.

Expectations of those who are successful going into these roles are:

  • To analyse, investigate and evaluate risk for he
  • Develop policy recommendations
  • Challenge and advise assigned the business to ensure risks are understood, mitigated and controlled.

Key Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have started their career in Audit, moved into an Operational risk role and now be working in / leading large scale change / transformation projects.

  • Minimum 5 years experience in Operational Risk, specifically focused on risk and controls and risk frameworks.
  • MUST have strong experience across change management, and experience in leading large-scale change / transformation programmes across either the 1st or 2nd Line of Defence.
  • Experience in working in an Agile environment is highly beneficial.
  • Audit background is preferred.
  • Comfortable facing off to MD level stakeholders.
  • Ability to challenge stakeholders when necessary but also maintain strong relationships with them.
  • Ideally looking for candidates with a permanent background, although the client will consider contractors with 18 month contract stints or more. MUST be continuity in your CV, the hiring managers will not look at CV's with lots of short contract stints.

If you have the above skill set, please feel free to email your CV to jcharnaud@morganmckinley.co.uk

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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Senior Consultant
London +44 20 7092 0206 | jcharnaud@morganmckinley.co.uk