We Offer VP role in the Risk Framework & Oversight team in London (within the Operations Control & Risk group for Group Operations). responsibility for working with partners in Operations to ensure compliance with policy and relevant regulations. Will be an experienced member of a Global team with responsibilities to:
Lead Global / regional initiatives related to Control Framework, implementation of Bank's refreshed Enterprise Risk Framework and policies, and design and facilitation of improved RCSAs within Group Operations.
Oversee and deliver the refresh and evolution of the risk and control framework within Operations, with alignment to the Target Operating Model and bank-wide standards.
Positively facilitate improved risk awareness and culture through targeted training and communications, support rollout of the Bank's culture initiatives and development of Operation's culture assessments.
Facilitate the regional regulatory reporting oversight of issues, past items, inventory of reports and MI reporting.
Provide Risk Expertise and Structured Thinking to Change projects and Ad-hoc Tasks. Seek out and engage SMEs to help develop best practice and roll out guidance for core control activities or relevant risk topics. Partner with other parts of OC&R to help deliver implementation.
Represent Operations on certain risk and control matters directly with management and at the Committee and Working Group levels.
Develop partnerships with other functions in OC&R and across the Bank to ensure consistency and fit for purpose.
Open to discussing flexible/agile working.
Extensive Operational Risk experience (more than 5 years) or a consistent track record in a risk related discipline (e.g Audit, Consulting). Supplemented with wider financial business and product knowledge from other roles.
Delivery focused - A proven ability to lead and deliver projects / reviews / tasks to completion at a high standard. Understand and apply policy and build practical and simple operational risk guidelines based off data points, such as audit findings and previous incidents.
Excellent communication skills -you will be expected to articulate complex operational risk issues in a structured, targeted and impactful manner to senior management. In addition, the ability to enhance managements' understanding and influence their decision making.
Creative and inquisitive mindset - Strategic thinker with ability to understand problems at a high level and then deep-dive into specific aspects; Questioning the status quo and identifying issues and improvements with a desire to build professional relationships at all levels within the firm.
A Degree in Business, Finance, or Accounting discipline. Further relevant qualifications such as CPA or MBA desirable.
Experience across a range of Shared Services functions (such as Product Control, Operations or Financial Accounting) would also be desirable.