Operational Risk VP - Banking - London

Job Title: Operational Risk VP - Banking - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Reference: BBBH15801_1499708684
Contact Name: Matthew Savage
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2017 18:44

Job Description

Twenty Financial Services; on behalf of a tier 1 UK bank, require an Operational Risk VP to join a growing team with a big focus on strategic business decision making. The bank is based in Canary Wharf and is currently undergoing huge business change within Operational Risk.

The holder of this role will be seen as a subject matter expert in Operational Risk. They will be expected to provide oversight and challenge risk decisions as well as use the Operational Risk Management Framework and tools in the First and Second Lines of Defence to mitigate risk. This role holder will work closely with senior stakeholders and business leaders in the First and Second Line, up to ExCo.

A huge part of this position will be to provide insight and influence in relation to key business decisions using excellent technical knowledge. They will engage with regulators regularly on behalf of the bank, so must have some experience in these dealings.

Successful candidates will have an impeccable background within Operational Risk, and have a track record of management in the first and second line of defence. They will have a deep understanding of Operational Risk Frameworks and how they fit with an Enterprise Risk Management Framework. Best practice industry knowledge with regards to risk tools and developments will be very clear i nthis candidate as well as a strong desire to grow and progress within their career.

If you are interested in hearing more about this position, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.