RWA Optimisation Manager - Banking - London (Contract)

Job Title: RWA Optimisation Manager - Banking - London (Contract)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £500
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Job Published: March 26, 2021 12:58

Job Description

A global bank are looking for an immediately available RWA Optimisation Manager to join the PRA & UK reporting team responsible for Capital Adequacy reporting on an initial 12 month contract (inside IR35). RWA management is a key issue for the bank thus this person will play a key challenge and advisory role. This person must be a qualified accountant and have extensive years of experience within Financial Services


  • Provide RWA analytical and advisory support to Global Businesses and their Business Finance teams
  • Provide RWA management information for senior Group committees
  • Provide GRR input into improved communication of RWAs across Business Finance, Risk and Group Treasury
  • Manage the provision of advisory support to Business Finance teams (Global and Regional) to improve RWA management
  •  Provide assurance to senior business and financial management both through robust review & challenge to RWA data (plan/projections & Stress Testing) and through robust monitoring of RWA Saves
  • To develop and foster an excellent level of engagement with key stakeholders.
  • To provide a robust review and challenge role of business RWA movements both for actuals, plan/forecast and stress test data


  • 12-15 years of experience in financial services, with professional qualification e.g., ACCA, CIMA, ACA or other (e.g. CFA) or equivalent qualification
  • Extensive knowledge of RWA regulations/calculations (AIRB, FIRB and STD)
  • Demonstrates extensive Finance and Regulatory practitioner experience
  • Detailed understanding of the UK  & EU prudential regulatory framework