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Cloud Senior Risk Partner

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 20days ago


We love to do things differently in COO Business Risk. We encourage our employees to challenge the status quo and to come up with new and innovative idea. We're passionate about creating a values-led culture and are committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Together we're building a truly inclusive work environment where all of our colleagues have the opportunity to make a real difference.

Our purpose is to be the leading 1st Line Risk Function in Financial Services in the UK. We work collaboratively to guide, support and challenge on all risk related matters, and we're responsible for the successful delivery of the risk agenda against internal and regulatory requirements. This role represents an opportunity for a highly motivated Risk professional to work at the heart of Group Transformation business

What you'll be doing…

  • You'll support the provision of insightful, high quality analysis, advice and guidance on Cloud Risk supporting the Group's cloud strategy execution.
  • You'll specifically support development of the strategic risk position associated Cloud Services and partnership model and the key concepts such as evergreening, exit strategies and portability, and ensure that supporting governance & controls operate effectively.
  • You'll work collaboratively with Sourcing and Technology businesses to ensure the right risk management and control response to key challenges such as these for the best outcome for the Group and our customers.

Key accountabilities...

  • Support in understanding the risks associated with the Cloud to ensure the best outcome for the Group, our Resilience and our customers
  • Reporting on risks associated with Cloud services and partnerships, making use of your risk management skills and Cloud knowledge to support the business in understanding the appropriate control response
  • Prepare and interpret risk management reporting, with insight and information from multiple sources, to senior partners to support decisions
  • Act as a point of contact for Cloud Risk, delivering consultancy services within COO Business Risk, Technology and to the Group.
  • Ensure timely and accurate delivery of risk assessments to senior partners.
  • Proactively manage, develop and maintain intra-group relationships across the Three Lines of Defence, e.g. Group Risk, Group Audit, to optimise results in areas of common interest

About you...

Are you an self-motivated with a valid record of identifying, organising, leading, and controlling the risks and passionate about delivering top class services to customers? If yes, we value the following

  • A focus on quality with good influencing, attention to detail and determination to achieve the best outcomes for the Group and our customers.
  • Be a great communicator with a track record for presenting logical insight to get the right outcome.
  • Have the ability to build collaborative relationships and influence key partners whilst contributing to broader planning and business decision-making by providing insight, control and thought leadership

And the skills/background you'd possess...

  • Practical risk experience with good knowledge of consumption of Cloud services, partnership models, supplier management
  • An active interest in building knowledge of regulation relating to third party and outsource arrangements
  • A strong ability to deliver high quality outputs, articulating technical risks/issues in a clear and concise business language for use at senior executive level or by external parties (e.g. Regulators, Risk Committees).
  • Possesses a understanding of banking and industry standards, control frameworks and the key Cloud risks financial institutions face.
  • Technical background with knowledge of Cloud service provider model and control assessment experience

Additional Information:

The salary advertised is for London, if you're applying to work in one of our regional hubs the weighting will vary

Together we make it possible

In return, you'll learn new skills, technologies, and approaches to software development. As a multi-brand, multi-channel business, we have the scale and reach to give you a diverse range of opportunities to learn, grow and develop and to help you achieve a rewarding and fulfilling career!

You'll also receive a benefits package which includes:

  • A performance related award
  • Generous pension contribution
  • 30 days leave plus bank holidays
  • A flexible cash pot (4% of base salary) to spend on benefits

We're committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Join us and be part of an inclusive, values-based culture focused on making a difference.

So, if joining us at a critical and exciting time for our Cloud transformation appeals and this role sounds like it could be for you, click apply below!

We'll ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Job Details

Full Time
London, Greater London, United Kingdom