Operational Risk Analyst

Coast Specialist Recruitment
Brentwood, Essex
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

On behalf of a market leading bank I am recruiting for an Operational Risk Analyst.

The Operational Risk Analyst will report to the Manager of Operational Risk and would have exposure to senior Management.

Operational Risk is part of the Second Line of Defence. The team’s stakeholders are the other Second Line of Defence functions (SLOD). However, the role has numerous direct interactions with the First Line of Defence (FLOD).

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide support to the FLOD/Business in the identification, assessment, monitoring and mitigation of operational risks

  • Maintain awareness of and adherence to the Operational Risk Framework

  • Support the continuous enhancement of the Operational Risk Framework and ensure it meets regulatory expectations

  • Provide SLOD supervision of Operational Risk Management

  • Support Executive Management through accurate analysis and reporting of Operational Risks and present recommendations

Required experience:

  • Broad experience in Operational Risk Management

  • Knowledge of key Operational Risk Management processes, e.g. Risk and Control Self-Assessment, Key Risk Indicators

  • Endurance, ability to reach out and network with other people in an international environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication

  • Efficient with MS Office word, Excel and PowerPoint


  • It is preferable that the candidate is educated to degree level or equivalent

  • Knowledge of regulatory framework and principal requirements

  • Knowledge of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) systems

  • Experience in financing business