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Operational Risk Director

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £110,000-£120,000
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 172009
  • Sector: Banking, Asset Management/Funds
Job Description


Excellent Opportunity to work for an award-winning Asset Manager with an innovative online platform where decisions are driven by the customer. This organisation is committed to giving a great working culture to its employees, they do this by practising flexible working, so needs are met by all parties. With a competitive salary and fantastic bonuses they look to attract the best talent.

Your Job

You will play an integral part leading the Line 1 operational risk function across a global team. Daily activities will include…

  • Overseeing that the business and its large portfolio are in line with everchanging regulatory requirements and managing risks in line with the groups risk appetite.
  • Providing robust management of conduct and prudential risk, through internal and external insight of working closely with the front line.
  • Provide thoughtful and solutions- based leadership whilst continually challenging the business to drive improvement and efficiency.
  • Maintaining strong relationships across key stakeholders such as group, compliance & audit.
  • Delivering insights to senior stakeholders and communicating the importance on how a strong risk culture is an integral part of the business.
  • Driving the RCSA programme, embedding the enterprise risk framework, ensuring best practise KRI’s are in place and conducting Risk workshops.

Your Skills

As the ideal candidate you will have …

  • Proven operational risk experience within investment, wholesale and institutional sectors.
  • A track record of leading and motivating a team in a global capacity.
  • A collaborative mindset, ability to work autonomously and an open and nurturing approach to management when needed.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.

What next…

If this sounds like you or someone you know then please contact Molly Phillips with a copy of your most up to date CV and the reason why you would like to apply on



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