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Operational Risk Analyst

  • London
  • £70,000 plus Bonus

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Operational Risk Analyst to join a leading and well-known Commodities organisation based in London. The successful candidate will join this business to support and promote the Operational Risk Management Framework.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Support the Head of Operational Risk in implementing the Operational Risk Management framework.
  • Produce key MI and metrics on RCSA’s, Loss Event Data and Incident Management.
  • Support the facilitation of Top Risk reviews and Stress/Scenario testing.
  • Work with the business to produce remediation plans for gaps identified from benchmarking of external loss events to internal processes.
  • Help the business in developing industry standard minimum standards, policies, and procedures to mitigate operational risk.
  • Advise the business on target state optimised processes and controls opportunities, identified policy and procedure gaps.
  • Help the business in developing and reviewing the RCSA’s, carrying out detailed walkthroughs and process mapping to identify significant risks and controls.
  • Identify and establish key risk and control indicators.
  • Assess process and control design, risks, and drive actions to address the root causes that lead to operational risk losses.

Your Experience:

  • Experienced in Operational Risk or Enterprise Risk Management within Financial Services.
  • Strong technical knowledge across the front and back functions of a trading desk.
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiating skills for all levels of staff and the ability to influence senior management.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.

If this role sounds of interest, please send your CV to for a confidential chat.

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