I am partnering with a leading Corporate Trust Business, who is seeking a junior Risk Analyst to join the team based in London. The highly motivated individual will work within the Corporate Trust business line and will be a key part of the Risk Team that is responsible for implementation, maintenance and regular review of the Bank's enterprise risk framework within the business line, ensuring that they comply with the risk profile of the CT business and Bank.
My client is ideally looking for someone from a fund operations or Corporate Trust administration background who is passionate about moving into the risk space and a positive attitude towards learning.
The successful candidate will work within the team to ultimately provide technical expertise across the various business functions to manage their relevant risk requirements and interacting directly with other key bank functions both locally and globally. The role will have responsibility for supporting these programs to ensure they are effective and minimize compliance, legal, operational and reputational risk.
* Assist in facilitating the Enterprise Risk Management Framework, including Control Testing, Risk and Control Self-Assessments. * Provide administrative support to the various risk oversight forums and committees. * Provide assistance in ensuring that the Corporate AML/KYC/BSA/OFAC requirements are respected. * Ability to understand policies and regulations and to communicate across the business in a practical manner in an operational environment, identify gaps and recommend improvements where appropriate. * Recommend changes to strengthen controls and procedures where these are not sufficient to mitigate the underlying operational risks. * Actively considers the inherent, material risks of the CT business processes and provide solutions. * Engage with stakeholders across the business to understand, manage and address operational issues and promoting risk and control awareness. * Accountable for effective participation in risk review forums and active contribution to other risk activities and forums. * Involvement with the business on projects which impact upon the Bank's control environment. * Assist in the review of new product and business initiatives as they relate to the Bank's control environment.
Experience and Qualifications:
* Minimum 2 years' experience in Financial Services and preferably control role, with previous experience within trust / fund administration or other capital markets services preferred. * A good tertiary qualification. * Understanding of impact and risks in a financial services environment including AML/KYC.
* Comfortable working as a self-starter. * Ability to operate in a matrix organisation, build relationships across business lines, strong communications skills. * Confident to provide challenge across all levels. * Good documentary skills, strong written and verbal communication. * Precise in all aspects of work; solutions driven; strong team ethic.
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