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Business Risk Support Manager

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom, £50,000 - £55,000 , Permanent

Posted: 23days ago


This is a fantastic opportunity for a Business Risk Support Manager - Location can be flexible

The Business Risk Support Manager Role will be working closely with business line Risk and Control teams across the 1st and 2nd Lines of Defence as well as functionally aligned control teams, Risk Owners and Group Governance and Controls. You will develop strong and productive working relationships with Senior Stakeholders to ensure they understand their risks and have controls and processes in place to manage those risks.

Role / Description:

Developing strong and productive working relationships with Front Office management to ensure they understand their risks and have controls and processes in place
· Building and developing relationships with key Vertical, Horizontal and 1 /2 / 3 Lines of Defence stakeholders to drive the Control Framework agenda
· You will ensure control agenda is firmly embedded in the Business for all existing/new products, strategies and business models
· Working with the Risk & Control teams in providing opinions and views on the status of controls in the various asset classes across the front office
· Supporting the Markets business units through tracking of output, issue closure, appropriate remediation actions in place, escalation through to the appropriate governance forum
· Embedding of the Control Framework within the Business to help drive a stable control environment
· Being a valued control business partner for the Markets business providing control advice
· Facilitate and challenge the self-assessments of controls performed by Business Units

Skills / Experience:
· Excellent understanding of Corporate Banking business strategies/products within a top tier financial institution
· Strong knowledge of modern Governance, Risk and Control Frameworks / Assessment Techniques
· Senior Stakeholder engagement experience.
· Excellent organisation, planning and project management abilities
· Seasoned individual able to engage with senior individuals across the business to ensure full alignment across a breadth of specialist / key areas.
· Strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills

Key Knowledge:
· Experience of working in a Front Office / Audit /Risk and Control environment within a Corporate Bank
· Good experience of products traded within a Banking and Trading business
· Strong communication abilities with excellent report writing and presentation skills
· Understanding of the market, credit and operational risks operating facing Trading and Banking business

Job Details

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
£50,000 - £55,000