Head of Business Risk

Recruiter
MERJE Ltd
Location
London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
£100,000 +
Posted
08 Jan 2019
Closes
22 Jan 2019
Ref
EM/15296
Position/Level
Department Head
Responsibilities
Risk / Compliance
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

My client is a leading UK Asset Manager located in the city. As part of the First Line Controls and Assurance team you will be responsible for facilitating Operational Risk across all areas.

  • Provide Operational Risk support, in keeping with the business's Risk Framework and Standards, across the investment business 
  • Manage a team with commensurate resourcing/skill levels to support each of the 1st line business units.
  • Host relevant meetings with senior management in each business area (CIO/COO level) 
  • Develop the RCSA process and produce relevant operational risk reporting (e.g. key risks, emerging risks, risk appetite reporting along with issues, actions, trends etc.) to internal interested teams.
  • Responsible for helping with the introduction of a new risk system in the business units (Metricstream).

You will ideally have experience in:

  • The asset management sector, ideally with experience of investment administration, fund management and dealing-related history
  • Operational Risk/Audit 
  • Operational Risk system usage
  • Report writing (e.g. in accounting for incidents) 
  • Managing a team