Operational Risk Audit Analyst - Investment Banking - London

Job Title: Operational Risk Audit Analyst - Investment Banking - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH19061_1540835284
Contact Name: Emily Drake
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 29, 2018 17:48

Job Description


In contrast to many of its competitors, this Investment Bank is one of a few large global institutions that is benefiting from substantial growth across Europe at the moment, making it a very exciting and interesting time to join.

Headcount has increased significantly over the last 5 years as they continue to take market-share and expand operations into new areas. However, they have taken care to ensure their excellent culture has not been affected; staff satisfaction is something at the top of this Investment Bank's agenda, offering an excellent work life balance, down-to-earth culture and a friendly working environment.


This is a second line of defence role focusing on helping the Bank identify and assess their Operational Risk controls by conducting audit style reviews across the business.

Specifically your responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with Operational Risk reviews and monitoring activity across EMEA
  • Engage with key stakeholders across Risk, Compliance, Audit, and Operational Risk to effectively plan monitoring activity
  • Perform Operational Risk reviews across different lines of business and assess the effectiveness and design of Risk controls
  • Keep stakeholders updated of Operational Risk reviews through formal and face to face updates
  • Assist with the creation of Management Information for senior management


To be considered for this job, you will have the following experience:

  • Previous experience within Operational Risk monitoring, assurance, audit or controls testing at a global financial institution is essential, preferably from a consultancy or wholesale bank
  • General understanding of regulatory rules and best practice is desirable
  • Business awareness - understanding of wholesale banking activities and requirements is key
  • A degree in accounting, finance or business administration is beneficial
  • Relevant professional certifications including CIA, ACA, ACCA is an advantage

If you feel you have the relevant experience for this newly created opportunity then please apply to this advert and send your CV to Emily Drake 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.