Operational Risk Manager - London

Location
London
Salary
£56358 - £65750 per annum + benefits
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
595233
Contact
Lloyds Banking Group
Contract Type
Permanent

Do you want to work for a fast-paced and dynamic corporate treasury team where your work has the potential to impact on operational and strategic decision-making? At Lloyds Banking Group, we have a clear purpose; to help Britain prosper and to become the best bank for our customers. Finance and the management of risks are key to that success by securing and building the financial strength and performance of the Bank.

The Group Corporate Treasury Finance team are looking to recruit an Operational Risk Manager to support the Treasury business through developing and delivering a comprehensive operational risk and compliance risk assessment, monitoring and testing regime. The role sits within the Business Unit Control Function team who are responsible for the first line delivery of robust operational risk and compliance monitoring and reporting.
The team work with a variety of finance and non-finance stakeholders and varying levels of seniority on a daily basis to provide risk and control assessments, coupled with operational risk support for strategic and tactical projects in partnering the other Group Corporate Treasury teams.

Through the provision of regular MI and analysis, you will be in a privileged position to understand the current Group and Corporate Treasury performance and the future direction of the Group's balance sheet. The breadth that the role offers will equip you with a strong understanding of the Group whilst offering excellent transferrable skills.

You will play a key role ensuring that the control environment is understood, accurately documented, tested and continually evolving to drive the greatest impact. Additionally, you will work collaboratively with the wider team to proactively drive operational risk and regulatory compliance insight to aid effective business decision making.

Your main responsibilities will be to develop and execute a risk based business monitoring plan. Act as liaison point within Group Corporate Treasury for all related queries and lead on day to day risk assessments on current business activities. You'll also provide monthly status updates, and will be expected to build and produce MI as required for the Risk Committee. You'll build strong relationships with key stakeholders and influence the business through a deep understanding of operational risk.

You will pride yourself on your attention to detail, your ability to challenge the business and will be comfortable working to evolving deadlines. You will be able to prioritise your workload and be a committed team player. Allied to this will be your Excel skills and you'll need to be comfortable using Excel to manipulate, summarise and present data and developing the "so what" messages in executive summaries via Powerpoint to senior committees.

In return, you'll enjoy the prospect of a career path and the opportunity to deliver within a critical part of the business. You'll challenge and stretch yourself, ensuring that Lloyds Banking Group as an organisation continues to progress towards our strategic aim of being the best bank for Customers. You will also enjoy the advantage of a comprehensive, award-winning benefits package - a portion of which is designed to be tailored by you.

We offer you the flexibility to choose cash, or take your pick from all kinds of benefits, including a contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance and retail discounts. You'll also benefit from a range of excellent opportunities for training and development and the opportunity to work for a leading player in the UK financial services industry.

So,if you have the skills and experience we're looking for and this sounds like you then we'd like to hear from you. You can look forward to having a role that matters and working in an environment that provides continuous learning and development.

We're committed to building a diverse workforce where colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit.