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Operational Risk Manager (Hybrid)

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £100,000 - £110,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Risk Management
  • Contact: Jake Kelly
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 02036371604
  • Expiry Date: 16 December 2022
  • Job Ref: JK/19793

​MERJE are working with a leading Asset Management and banking organization who are looking for an Operational Risk Manager to join their reputable and growing team. The role works closely with C-suite helping to oversee Risk Management.


• Support the Board in articulating their Risk Appetite across all risk categories, and the CRO in embedding the Appetite across the group.

• Maintaining the framework in line with Group and market best practice

• Facilitating workshops with Risk Owners and Risk SME's to design KRI's

• Maintain the Key and Emerging Risk register by horizon scanning the Risk environment

• Help management design appropriate KRI's including calibration and back testing

• Track the status of any agreed remediation actions

• Own and maintain the Operational Risk Management policy

• Maintain the firm's Operational Risk management toolset, ensuring they're complete and accurate

• Ensure operational risks are identified, quantified, remediated and escalated in a timely manner

• Manage the Operational Risk Scenario testing programme: Facilitate deep dives/scenario analysis across the business to identify potential operational risk issues and ensure a robust control environment

• Challenge the control environment for improvements to existing risks and controls


• Strong experience in Operational Risk or Enterprise Risk Management

• Experience of working within the 1st line of defence

• Understanding of the Asset Management/banking background

• Degree level education

If you're looking for the opportunity to take your career to the next level, this one is not to be missed. The firm enjoy an enviable reputation and unrivalled global exposure - you could too!

If you are interested in this Risk opportunity and would like to apply or would like further information, please submit your CV.

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.