Legal Entity Risk Manager

Michael Page International Rec Ltd
07 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
The UK Legal Entity Risk Manager is a senior risk appointment with responsibility for ensuring that UK Legal Entity bodies have all necessary risk information and advice required for effective issue analysis and strategic decision making.

Client Details

A leading banking group.


* Work closely with Legal Entity (LE) stakeholders across support and operational business areas in order provide an independent review of the LE individual business units

* Routine investigation/reporting to LE governing bodies on risk exposures relative to risk appetite and the extent to which the risks inherent in proposed business strategy, significant transactions, client business and other decisions are consistent with the governing body's risk appetite.

* Integral to this role is responsibility for ensuring that risk information & analysis as well as risk training provided to members of the governing body is adequate. In summary, the UK Legal Entity Risk Manager is accountable for ensuring that the data used by LEs to assess its risks is fit for purpose at all times.

* Project based work and management of ad-hoc teams will form a significant element of the role


The ideal candidate will be educated to degree level and have a background in Operational Risk or Finance, the individual must have the mental acuity to analyse complex sets of data and requirements and to determine appropriate actions and to be appropriately resolute about appropriate actions if challenged. The candidate will have the ability to motivate staff to perform at consistently higher levels through coaching & leading by example.

Job Offer

up to GBP100,000 plus benefits and bonus.