Senior Risk Manager

5 days left

Brooker Associates Limited
85000.00 GBP Annual + + BONUS + BENEFITS
27 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
The Role:

To assist the Risk Management function in the day to day management of Credit, Liquidity, Market and Operational risks. Two important areas are the management of key corporate and regulatory led initiatives and requirements (ICAAP, ILAAP, RRP and Stress Testing across all risk classes) and the development of core and more specialist risk measurement IT tools, in support of new product initiatives and to upgrade the quality of overall quality of risk IT infrastructure.

The job holder must have a balance between rounded skills and the hands-on requirement to develop and implement risk management. Interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with Management, 1LOD and 2LOD areas are essential (i.e. a Team Player but with the ability to influence). A further area of responsibility extends to facilitating new product initiatives, and the development of relevant risk tools and techniques.


Ensuring, in conjunction with Finance, that risk positions remain in compliance with approved limits. This extends to ALM, Liquidity FX and Credit Spread limits and Stress Test Guidance Parameters across all risk classes.

- Assist in implementation and embedding of the Bank's Risk Management Framework
- Manage the Bank's stress testing models and enhance as required for business or regulatory changes.
- Manage and enhance the production of Risk MI, which includes but is not limited to Risk Appetite MI, 2LOD control and monitoring MI, capital and liquidity MI.
- Assist with the annual ILAAP, ICAAP and RRP submissions.
- Provide a robust second line of defence in the oversight of the bank's principal risks and providing appropriate and professional assessment of the risks to Senior Management.
- Perform a risk evaluation of the development and implementation of new business/product proposals
- Supporting the Deputy CRO in risk management tasks and specific workloads.

Experience Required:

- Previous experience in the areas mentioned above and gained in a banking environment.
- Excellent written / oral communication skills - in particular, an ability to communicate complex technical ideas to a diverse audience and relate to less market and liquidity risk aware businesses.
- Possess knowledge of best practice techniques in the industry.
- Demonstrable knowledge and understanding of relevant regulations (e.g. ICAAP, ILAAP, RRP).