Operational Risk Manager

Barclay Simpson
15 Jun 2017
23 Jun 2017
Contract Type
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.