Risk Assurance Manager

Posted 05 December 2022
Salary £55000 - £70000 per annum + non contributory pension, bonus, plus more
LocationCity of London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineBanking Operations
ReferenceEMJ - Risk Assurance_1670260262
Contact NameEbony James

Job description

Are you a proactive Risk, Governance and Controls professional with previous experience within Banking?

Are you in the market for a unique opportunity with challenge, within an SME environment?

Our client, an international SME bank with a window into Islamic finance, are currently expanding their Risk division, within their central Zone 1, London Headquarters. And hiring a group level, Senior 'Risk Assurance Manager'.

Offering a competitive package including base salary up to £70,000, non-contributory pension, discretionary yearly bonus, wellbeing perks and 2 days per week working from home. You will also report directly to the Chief Risk Officer, and support improvement of risk controls across all 3 LoD.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Embedding and improving risk frameworks and policies including the enterprise risk wide policies.
  • Operating at a group level and reporting / communicating risks to stakeholders across the business at senior levels
  • Conducting risk assessments and supporting the CRO with regulatory reporting.

Ideally you will be or have experience in…

  • At least 3 years of previously working within Risk in a Banking environment
  • Knowledge and experience of improving 1st and 2nd line risk metrics including operational risks, governance controls and risk frameworks
  • Exposure to the 3rd line of defence i.e., communicating with audit stakeholders and working within an assurance capacity
  • Experience with embedding risks policies and maintain the risk register
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to advise and report to senior stakeholders.

If this sounds like an interesting opportunity and you want to know more, or there is someone in your network that you would like to recommend, please reach out today!