Operational Risk Specialist - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Operational Risk Specialist - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH22350_1568964188
Contact Name: Jack Quaile
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 20, 2019 08:23

Job Description

The Client:

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.

The Job:

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining, developing & implementing the operational risk frameworks
  • 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
  • Effective risk reporting to the business
  • Ensuring any system issues are mitigated and relevant stakeholders are kept up-to-date
  • Assist with risk oversight for Cyber Security to ensure risk is mitigated


  • Experience in a non-financial Risk Function within Financial Services
  • Understanding of wider Risk Management, including credit and market risk
  • Knowledge of Cyber Security and IT systems
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills

If you feel you have the relevant experience for this newly created opportunity, please apply to this advert and send your CV to Jack Quaile 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.