Head of Business Risk

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  • Discipline:

    Risk Management

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  • Consultant:

    Edward Manson

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

My client is a leading UK Asset Manager located in the city. As part of the First Line Controls and Assurance team you will be responsible for facilitating Operational Risk across all areas.

  • Provide Operational Risk support, in keeping with the business's Risk Framework and Standards, across the investment business 
  • Manage a team with commensurate resourcing/skill levels to support each of the 1st line business units.
  • Host relevant meetings with senior management in each business area (CIO/COO level) 
  • Develop the RCSA process and produce relevant operational risk reporting (e.g. key risks, emerging risks, risk appetite reporting along with issues, actions, trends etc.) to internal interested teams.
  • Responsible for helping with the introduction of a new risk system in the business units (Metricstream).

You will ideally have experience in:

  • The asset management sector, ideally with experience of investment administration, fund management and dealing-related history
  • Operational Risk/Audit 
  • Operational Risk system usage
  • Report writing (e.g. in accounting for incidents) 
  • Managing a team