Operational Risk Assurance - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Operational Risk Assurance - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH21119_1560528891
Contact Name: Emily Marmoy-Haynes
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2019 17:14

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:

  • Provide testing and assurance on existing operational risk controls in line with regulations and internal requirements
  • Report on any weaknesses relating to controls and suggest improvements whilst identifying the impact on the business
  • Plan, manage and report on the control framework and provide enhancements
  • Identify and record new operational risks through risk assessments
  • Support risk management training and education across the business
  • Discuss emerging technologies & data to assess how controls can be improved through the use of technology


  • Previous experience within Operational Risk Management Controls Assurance, Testing or Audit is essential
  • Experience within Financial Services is essential, ideally this candidate will have knowledge or experience from Asset Management, Big 4 Consultancy, Technology Firms or Equities/Fixed Income Markets
  • Knowledge of Technology and Data is advantageous
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise work accordingly
  • Good attention to detail and flexibility is essential

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.