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Business Risk Senior Analyst (Operational Risk)

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Job Title: Business Risk Senior Analyst (Operational Risk)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Contact Name: Adam Small
Contact Email: asmall@lawsonchase.com
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

About The Role

Business Risk is one of the functions which is part of the Risk Division and includes Conduct & Compliance, Investment Risk Oversight.

Reporting to the Business Risk Manager the role will be responsible for supporting the day to day management and delivery of operational risk across the group. The position requires the ability to challenge and confidently manage the business with a particular focus on the front office functions.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the front office, identify and investigate operational risk events, ensuring root cause analysis and control assessments. This will involve undertaking ‘deep dive’ reviews on significant and complex events.

  • Identify process/control weaknesses and raise issues and associated actions, where required. This will involve notifying responsible owners and providing sufficient oversight to ensure the issue is managed to completion.

  • Assist the Business Risk Manager with team oversight where required.

  • Undertake process end-to-end reviews, and implement operational risk controls that conform to best practice, as required.

  • Conduct and maintain annual risk and control self-assessments across the business.

  • Liaise with employees across the group, to ensure successful embedment of the operational risk framework.

  • Provide support, education and training to the business to build risk awareness and culture across the group.

  • Create, maintain and develop positive working relationships with all stakeholder, internal and external, to support the achievement of key outcomes.

  • Keep up to date with regulatory requirements and industry best practice in operational risk management.

  • Contribute to the delivery of risk management information for use by a number of stakeholders including the Board, clients and external bodies.

 

Skills & Experience

  • A strong understanding of operational risk frameworks and of the control environment surrounding asset management and operational risk, including reporting and analysis.

  • Proven experience of facing off against front office functions.

  • Detailed, methodical and accurate with an analytical and investigative approach to work

  • Confident using IT systems.

  • Highly effective Problem solving skills

  • Strong communicator with the ability to document processes in a concise but comprehensible style.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, experienced in presenting and communicating complex information in a variety of formats to all levels of seniority.

  • Work effectively as part of a team and ensures that best practice and knowledge is shared with others in the team.

  • Planning and organising, ability to work to deadlines and can effectively prioritise own workload to deliver in line with agreed timescale.

Ref: | Published: 02 Mar 2018