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Operational Risk Associate

Bracknell, Bracknell Forest, United Kingdom, £35,000 , Permanent

Posted: 20days ago


Operational Risk Associate
Location: Bracknell
Salary: £35,000

Our client based in Bracknell is looking for a Risk Associate to join their team. The successful candidate will provide support to the Operational Risk Manager, in the maintenance and ongoing development of the Operational Risk Frameworks and the Risk culture.
The Risk Associate will be a part of the second line risk team ensuring appropriate support, challenge and guidance to the business in a timely and pragmatic manner.

Daily Duties

Assist with the updating of the Company's overarching Risk Management Framework and other linked Frameworks, Policies and Process documents
Support the administration of the Company's Risk Appetite Framework and monitoring & challenging of supporting Risk Appetite Metrics
Support reviews of the Company's Risk Registers and periodic Business Risk Self-Assessments (BRSAs) and that adequate challenge of the content of these takes place
Administer the Company's incident management process, maintaining incident logs
Track all open actions arising from Operational Risk Activities
Administer the Data Protection breach log, providing MI where required
Produce Risk MI for relevant Committees in line with the Terms of Reference ensuring the content and format of reporting remains fit for purpose
Support the Operational Risk Manager with the maintenance of the company's business continuity Policies, Processes and Plans are maintained and challenged for appropriateness
Support any activities required to manage business continuity events
Support the business with proactive and reactive advice relating to operational risk issues
Keep abreast of latest operational risk management techniques and industry best practices
Assist with development of training material as required to staff on operational risk matters

Skills & knowledge

Previous experience of working in similar risk roles, ideally in the financial services industry
Ability to analyse and interpret complex issues and provide advice and constructive challenge
Ability to understand and convey information clearly and help others understand risk issues in a logical and common sense way
Able to manage multiple tasks concurrently, prioritise appropriately and manage stakeholders
Able to work well as part of a team
A strong communicator, possessing an ability to build networks of contacts across the organisation
Be open-minded and willing to adapt their style to suit the needs of the organisation
Possession of an understanding of the key concepts of risk management and the potential regulatory impact across the business
PC literate, able to prepare effective presentations and reports

Job Details

Bracknell, Bracknell Forest, United Kingdom