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Risk Jobs in London

Risk professionals still in demand in London

Despite the general economic uncertainty, new jobs for risk professionals are being created daily in London. There are two main reasons for this. London is home to the City of London with its huge concentration of major retail and investment banks, financial services groups, consultancies and other support services businesses. The combined diversity and concentration of financial sector businesses in London means that it is highly unlikely that all businesses will cease recruiting at the same time and vacancies and career progression will continue to be available.

Additionally, the reputational damage caused by the sub-prime lending crisis and subsequent credit crunch is making companies re-assess their risk management infrastructures. Given this background, and the pending debates at both an industry and government level about the future of corporate governance in the financial sector, it is unlikely that the capability of risk departments will be reduced.

For up to date information on the current risk management recruitment market, including latest salary information, visit Risk Management Mid Year Market Report 2012.


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Banking and Asset Management Audit Manager
  • Location London
  • Salary £50-100,000 + Bens
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Asset management/Funds , Other Financial Services
  • Description Following an internal restructuring this well-known full service bank is looking to hire a bright banking and /or asset and wealth management internal auditor. More important than level is the
Senior Auditor Asset Management
  • Location London
  • Salary To.£70,000 + Bens
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Asset management/Funds
  • Description This International Asset Management company is one of the largest in the world and it is investing heavily in London which is its European base.  It has been growing its internal audit function
Information Security Manager
  • Location London
  • Salary To £100,000 + bonus + bens
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Cyber Security, Information Security
  • Description A leading global investment manager has an opportunity for a senior Information Security Manager to be responsible for Security Operations and Information Risk for their EMEA region
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