Change Recruitment Groups Global Asset Manager is looking to recruit a Senior Risk Analyst - Operational Risk to join their team. Reporting to the Operational Risk Manager the role holder will be aligned to specific Divisions within the business (e.g. Front Office, Operations, Marketing) and responsible for supporting the day to day management and delivery of the operational risk framework across the group.
Ensuring operational risks are effectively identified, assessed and managed in accordance with policy and risk appetite is a particular focus, as is, the ability to appropriately challenge and confidently manage the business through event and issue management.
Responsibilities of the Senior Risk Analyst - Operational Risk:
- Working closely with the business, carry out robust root cause analysis on risk events, supporting management in the development of remediating actions and improved controls. This will involve undertaking 'deep dive' reviews on significant and complex events. - Identify process/control weaknesses and raise issues and associated actions, where required. This will involve notifying responsible owners and providing sufficient oversight to ensure the issue is managed to completion. - Undertake process end-to-end reviews, and implement operational risk controls that conform to best practice, as required. - Conduct and maintain regular risk and control self-assessments across the business. - Liaise with employees across the group, to ensure successful embedment of the operational risk framework. - Provide support, education and training to the business to build risk awareness and culture across the group. - Create, maintain and develop positive working relationships with all stakeholders, internal and external, to support the achievement of key outcomes. - Keep up to date with regulatory requirements and industry best practice in operational risk management. - Contribute to the delivery of meaningful risk management information to support the business (including the Board), clients and external bodies in effectively managing risk.
Background of the Senior Risk Analyst - Operational Risk:
- A strong understanding of operational risk frameworks and of the control environment surrounding asset management and operational risk, including reporting and analysis. - Proven experience of providing challenge and oversight to the business - Detailed, methodical and accurate with an analytical and investigative approach to work - Confident using IT systems. - Highly effective Problem solving skills - Strong communicator with the ability to document processes in a concise but comprehensible style. - Excellent oral and written communication skills, experienced in presenting and communicating complex information in a variety of formats to all levels of seniority. - Work effectively as part of a team and ensures that best practice and knowledge is shared with others in the team. - Planning and organising, ability to work to deadlines and can effectively prioritise own workload to deliver in line with agreed timescale.
This is a fantastic Opportunity for a candidate with Operational Risk experience ti help ensure process and controls are in line with wider framework and the business is adequately supported in it day to day activities. Please get in touch with Steven Fairlie on 0131 473 4921 or email CV to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Internal Number: 5500699
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