Head Of Operational Risk

Competitive | London | Permanent


Posted 13 days ago


We are currently supporting a specialist challenger bank on an exclusive mandate to identify a Head of Operational Risk to join the bank based in London.

Reporting into the Chief Risk Officer this is an opportunity to spearhead the operational risk function managing, controlling and embedding the execution of the banks Operational Risk Management Framework alongside policies and RCSAs. This role would sit within the 2nd line of defence supporting the bank on all operation risk matters including Operational Risk strategy and Operational Resilience. Acting as a member of the risk committee you would be responsible for managing and maintaining the banks risk registers and reporting to the board on Operational Risk matters.

This would be an excellent opportunity for a head of to move into a growing challenger and play a huge part in developing the risk culture and be involved in wider areas of the bank.

To be considered candidates would need:

- Experience implementing and embedding operational risk frameworks

- Demonstrable background testing and maintaining RCSAs

- Ideally some experience working in a large retail bank

- Strong knowledge of operational resilience

- 2LOD experience

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.