Senior Manager - Risk & Audit

Michael Page Finance
London, South East England
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a fantastic opportunity for an established Risk professional to lead a team of 5 specialists and develop the Risk and Audit function of a well-known brand.

Client Details

My client is an established brand in it's field, with a Partnership consultancy structure and worldwide operations. They have over 10,000 employees with a turnover of over £500m and are looking to develop the maturity of their Risk, Audit and Compliance structures by bringing in external expertise.


As the Senior Risk Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Implementing and then maintaining a firm-wide best practice governance and risk framework for the Group structure.

  • Managing a team of 6 direct reports, with an overall team responsibility for the function of 15.

  • Overseeing the risk management, compliance, internal audit and quality assurance programmes for the group structure, partnering with the Partners, management team and senior stakeholders across the organisation.

  • Maintaining the risk registers, audit plan and assurance projects in the UK and global offices.

You will be based permanently in London with little to no requirement to travel.


As the successful candidate, you will be an established and progressive risk professional with experience of team management and building risk frameworks across medium to large organisations. You have a background ideally in professional services, where you can demonstrate an understanding of partnership structures and managing relevant stakeholders. You will be a professional, driven and committed individual who is looking to further their career by managing a large team and developing the maturity and approach of a growing company's governance structures.

Job Offer

This is a competitive offer with a senior salary banding a rare leadership opportunity. You will be given the chance to accelerate your career at the height of management, by partnering at the top level of the organisation and ultimately being accountable for the risk management framework and compliance.