Prestigious global asset manager seeks an experienced degree educated operational risk specialist with exposure to compliance or audit gained from an asset management environment. Preference will be given to candidates with a relevant professional risk, audit or accountancy qualification
Coverage will be across all areas of the asset management division, to include the front office. The role will focus on risk controls and will involve the implementation of the operational risk and control program, and undertaking risk and controls assessments, incident reporting and ongoing control improvements. The successful candidate will be responsible for liaising and building relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders to include business areas, compliance, audit and external regulators.
Applicants will be strong communicators with a good understanding of risk and control issues. Previous experience of control testing and root cause analysis is essential, together with a high level of systems literacy and the ability to work effectively with minimal supervision in a pressurised environment.