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Risk Data Lead

Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom, £ £ - Annual Annual, Permanent


The Business
Join us in Edinburgh as a Risk Data Lead

  • This is an opportunity for a passionate and driven leader to join us in Risk Operations
  • You\'ll be responsible for establishing and embedding the data management and governance activities across the risk domains
  • You can hone your existing risk management skills and advance your career in this dynamic, fast paced role

What you\'ll do

In your new, critical role, you\'ll manage the embedding of Risk Data Aggregation and Reporting (RDAR) operating model for risk data, and embed the data governance framework across the Risk function.

You\'ll also be:
  • Embedding the framework for managing the improvement in data quality across Risk
  • Working with the finance data management team and other functions to embed and maintain an effective data ownership and governance framework for Risk
  • Working with the data owners acorss Risk to ensure Risk KDEs are clearly defined, measured and remediated where appropriate
  • Leading data participation in strategic bank wide programmes
  • Managing the oversight of the work conducted by Finance in respect of Data Governance activities for Risk
  • Managing the oversight of change programmes in Risk to adhere to the RBS data architecture standards and data management policy
  • Managing a team delivering management, governance and strategy for data for Risk

The skills you\'ll need

You\'ll preferably have hands on experience in data management and risk systems architecture, with a risk background in a financial institution and a proven ability to make continuous improvements to business process.

You\'ll also need:
  • The ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships at all levels of the organisation
  • The ability to communicate in a non technical way which garners consensus and support
  • Experience in managing teams and coaching skills
  • To have effective stakeholder management and influencing skills

How we\'ll reward you

In return, we offer a competitive salary and you\'ll also join our retirement savings plan. You can also choose from a selection of protection, healthcare or lifestyle extras from RBSelect, our fully flexible reward programme.

Visit our reward and benefits page for more information on the benefit packages we offer.


At RBS, we want everyone to feel welcome, regardless of your background or needs. If you need adjustments making to your working environment, we\'ll do everything we can to support you. As part of this commitment, we offer flexible working options for some of our roles - find out more .

Job Details

Fri, 24 May 2019 19:00:00 EST
Not Specified
Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom
£ £ - Annual Annual