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Head of Risk and Control

Salary £90k
Type Permanent
Location London
Sector Credit & Risk Management
Job Reference T55/AXB/28791
Contact Amy Brown
Date posted 09-05-2018

Global Asset manager seeking a Head of Risk & Control to join their Surrey office.

Key Responsibilities

• Support and drive the development and oversight of a well- controlled operating environment and risk management framework across Global Business Operations for the UK businesses
• Develop excellent partnerships/professional relationships with key stakeholders and ensure clear understanding of the future state and the milestones
• Proactively challenge existing practices and recommend risk solutions in consideration of good customer journeys and outcomes
• Embed Group-wide risk management frameworks and systems within the business. Drive continuous improvement and excellence
• Support risk management training and education to increase risk awareness in the business
• Support the global rollout and delivery of Risk & Control self assessments (RCSAs) by providing challenge and guidance to the business as appropriate, leading workshops to define and document the risk profile and control framework within the organisation
• Facilitate and support the implementation and rollout of ERM infrastructure
• Partner with the global risk teams in the second line of defence, assisting in the development and evolution of risk management methodologies in line with best practices and regulatory requirements
• Conducting risk reviews in collaboration with other members of the Risk department as required

Experience and Qualifications

• Practical knowledge and experience of using Operational Risk tools and techniques (e.g. Risk Assessments, Loss Event Reporting, Key Risk Indicators, Scenario Analysis) is most relevant though experience of financial risk management is required
• Understanding of risk management in financial services industries, and particularly in asset management.
• Sound product, process and control management understanding
• Post-University degree in Business Management, Finance or similar

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