Technology & Operational Risk AVP - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Technology & Operational Risk AVP - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH20839_1550138371
Contact Name: Emily Marmoy-Haynes
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2019 09:59

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:

  • Assist with the development & implementation of Operational Risk frameworks
  • Build relationships with wider Risk & Technology teams to ensure effective and resilient Technology Risk Management
  • Providing independent challenge on Risk decisions across the business
  • Support effective Operational Risk management in line with Risk Frameworks and Risk Appetite
  • Identify and record new Operational Risks through Risk Assessments
  • Design & implement effective Risk controls
  • Ensuring any time post a Risk Incident is minimised, and support the wider team to ensure disaster recovery plans are fit for purpose
  • Provide Operational Risk oversight for Cyber Security to ensure Risk is mitigated
  • Ensuring any system issues are mitigated and stakeholders are kept up-to-date
  • Effective risk reporting & creation of MI packs to present to the business


  • Minimum of 2-3 years' experience in an Operational or Technology Risk Function at a Financial Services Company
  • Understanding of wider Risk Management, including Credit and Market Risk is highly beneficial
  • Knowledge of Cyber Security, Technology Risk & Resilience and IT systems is desirable
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise work accordingly
  • Good attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills

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.