Operational Risk Manager

Recruiter
Barclay Simpson
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Expires
23 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
One of our retail finance clients based near Birmingham is looking for an Operational Risk Manager with a quantitative background to join their Risk team. This a 2nd line role that reports directly into the CRO and will have responsibility across the following key areas. Key responsibilities: • Risk Oversight and Insight • Operational Risk Framework • Operational Risk Toolset • Reporting and Assurance • Business Partnering Skills & qualifications needed: • Relevant professional qualification desirable • Sound understanding of risk management techniques and practices and experience of applying these • Experience working within a regulated, financial services environment • Strong knowledge of operational risk assessment techniques and competent in facilitating risk workshops The ideal candidate will: • Be comfortable with exercising independent and objective professional judgement • Be resilient • Have excellent verbal and written communication • Be Analytical and naturally inquisitive • Have the ability to build rapport and relationships at different levels • Be adaptable to change • Be adept at constructively challenging senior management You will work in a great working environment together with a fantastic Employee Benefits package including; a competitive salary, 27 days holiday plus bank holidays; life assurance; private healthcare plus flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle, discounts on financial products and consumer goods.