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Governance and Risk Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 months ago

  • Sector: Risk Management
  • Contact: Lisa Kamotho
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0203 637 1602
  • Expiry Date: 23 November 2023
  • Job Ref: LK/11022

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Risk Manager to join a leading consulting firm based in their London office.

The Risk Manager role sits in the financial services advisory team to work on a variety of projects for financial services firms including Section 166 reviews, regulatory driven reviews, and internal control and assurance reviews.  

Responsibilities of the Risk Manager include:

  • Lead and deliver portfolio of governance, risk management and conduct risk related assignments in line with the consultancy’s methodologies.

  • Support senior stakeholders by building excellent client relationships, assisting with strategy and steering market propositions.

  • Identify and mitigate risks on client engagements.

  • Contribute to development of new business relationships and proposals by identifying opportunities.

  • Assist with on-the-job training and guidance to junior colleagues to facilitate staff retention and career development.

  • Responsible for commercial and financial management of engagements.

Requirements of the Risk Manager include:

  • Governance and Risk Management related experience working within consulting, financial services firm, professional services or regulator.

  • Knowledge of the FCA or PRA regulatory environment.

  • Strong academic background, degree level or equivalent.

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, report writing and presentation skills in relation to economic and market trends.

The firm recognise the importance of work-life balance, this role promotes hybrid working with 2 days working from home.

If you would like to apply for this risk role or want more information, please send your CV to

Please note, should feedback not be received within 28 days due to the large volume of applications, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.

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