Risk Consultant

PSD Group
Up to £60,000 plus attractive benefits package
12 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PSD has been assigned to appoint a technically strong Risk Consultant for a large consultancy practice, to deliver high quality advisory engagements to a range of Financial Services and other industry clients.

The successful appointee will be required to:

  • Develop new business relationships and produce business proposals
  • Build and drive the risk team to achieve budget / strategy
  • Lead a diverse client portfolio, reporting to the Partner/ Director Groups
  • Manage and build day-to-day client relationships
  • Manage projects / client engagements of varying sizes from planning to completion
  • Manage junior staff and take on coaching responsibilities
  • Assess and develop governance structures
  • Assess, design and test control and compliance frameworks
  • Build relationships both internally and externally with other risk professionals


  • Relevant professional qualification (i.e. ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • A proven track record of experience in the Risk Assurance areas described above
  • Considerable experience of building strong relationships
  • Experience in working in Risk or Internal Audit functions in industry or through professional services
  • Experience of developing, working in or managing risk, finance and IT functions
  • Experience in financial auditing and controls-based auditing or advisory engagements
  • Experience in working on audit or advisory engagements relating to the design and implementation of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOx) controls frameworks
  • Output focused and able to work autonomously without day-to-day supervision.
  • Experienced in delivering large and small projects from planning through to completion
  • Experienced in coaching and developing other members of staff
  • Specific experience in compliance & regulation across industries
  • Ability to develop client relationships
  • Comfortable leading teams and willing to proactively contribute to the team
  • Experience of working in a professional services environment

Remuneration: up to £60,000 plus attractive benefits package

Contact Terry Wetters, Senior Consultant