Operational Risk & Technology AVP - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Operational Risk & Technology AVP - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH20040_1545398205
Contact Name: Emily Marmoy-Haynes
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2018 13:16

Job Description


You will join a highly reputable, well known financial services institution which holds a market leading presence in its sector. Year on year this firm has experienced growth and will offer you a secure, challenging and rewarding working environment alongside the opportunity to further develop your experience. The company invest heavily in their technology ensuring they are a leader in the market.


Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining, developing & implementing the operational risk frameworks
  • Maintains effective and resilient IT infrastructure
  • Providing independent challenge on any risk decisions across the business
  • Support effective risk management across the businesses in line with the risk framework and group risk appetite
  • Identify and record new risks through the risk assessments and design & implement effective controls
  • Ensuring recovery time from incidents is minimised, and data centres and disaster recovery plans are fit for purpose
  • Provide risk oversight for cyber security to ensure risk is mitigated
  • Ensuring any system issues are mitigated and relevant stakeholders are kept up-to-date
  • Effective risk reporting to the business


  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in an Operational or Technology Risk Function within Financial Services
  • Understanding of wider Risk Management, including credit and market risk
  • Knowledge of Cyber Security and IT systems
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise work accordingly
  • Good attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills

If you feel you have the relevant experience for this newly created opportunity, please apply to this advert and send your CV to Emily Marmoy-Haynes at Twenty Recruitment.

Twenty Recruitment's Compliance & Governance function are a team of specialist consultants covering Financial Crime Compliance, Regulatory Compliance & Operational Risk mandates, both permanent and temporary, across Financial Services, Technology and Energy.