Head of Market and Liquidity Risk

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    Finance & Audit

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    £70,000 - £80,000 pa

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    over 2 years ago

An established, global FS business with major UK growth plans and an exciting expansion project in progress. Now looking for a Head of Market and Liquidity Risk to further support this growth in a hands on role, managing and overseeing Market and Liquidity risk strategy and policy.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Support business leaders in embedding a risk culture and risk management practices that are customer focused and help to deliver business objectives
  • Provide independent challenge to Treasury & Finance to ensure the business adheres to Regulatory requirements
  • Develop a plan for the Market & Liquidity Risk function that is aligned to the Risk department plan that delivers cost effective performance and drives continuous improvement
  • Recommend triggers and limits and oversee risk appetite reporting to the Board
  • Consult with business leaders in Treasury & Finance, the Risk Leadership Team and the Chief Risk Officer to develop policy and risk appetite for recommendation to the Board
  • Oversee the implementation of the approved market & liquidity risk policy and risk appetite of the Board into policies, processes, systems, model and limits
  • Lead the process for ensuring all market & liquidity risk policies and risk management procedures are reviewed, maintained and developed in response to ongoing change in the business and external environment and to meet regulatory standards

Ideal knowledge and experience for the role include:

  • Strong background in Market and Liquidity Risk
  • Track record of successfully developing, implementing and maintaining Market and Liquidity risk strategies and policies
  • Experience in a Retail Banking / Consumer Lending environment is essential
  • Strong technical and systems skills including ALMIS would be beneficial but not essential

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