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Risk Manager

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £45,000 + Benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

​Our client is a well-established financial services business who are recruiting a Risk Manager to work with the business helping to maintain their operational risk framework and improve their risk culture.

Key Responsibilities:

•Operate within an effective 2nd line of defence for the business in regard to risk management activities.

•Support the maintenance, improvement, and implementation of the Enterprise Risk Management Framework (ERMF) and all associated risk and controls.

•Provide training, coaching and advice on risk and incident management to the 1st line of defence.

•Support the Risk & Compliance Director in the transition into Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) regulation to ensure the business operates systems and controls appropriately.

•Facilitate specifically identification and reporting of risks and incidents, completing conduct risk assessments, and identifying emerging risk.

The Ideal candidate:

•You will have significant knowledge of FCA regulation and how it should be applied.

•1-2 years’ experience in either a 1st or 2nd line risk management role in a Financial Services organisation

•Experience of managing a Risk Framework within a Financial Services organisation utilising IRM recognised terminology and structures

•Very strong commercial acumen.

•The ability to liaise at a cross-functional level within an organisation.