Model Risk Audit Manager

Gresham Hunt
London (Central), London (Greater)
£70,000 - £100,000 + Benefits + Salary
18 Apr 2017
18 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Gresham Hunt are delighted to partner with a Global Banking Group who are looking to recruit a Model Risk Audit Manager to join their team with a particular focus on Market & Counterparty Credit Risk.

The role is London based however there will be International travel and this shouldn't be any more than 20% annually.


The Role:

  • Lead and deliver on audit engagements within the Model Risk specialist area across all global divisions
  • Provide subject matter assurance to the business regarding effective controls and risk management surrounding Market Risk & CCR models
  • Provide guidance to junior members of the audit team and provide specialist support to other members of the Group Audit function
  • Build effective relationships with Model Risk Management business units globally
  • Test Market Risk Methodology controls to identify any issues
  • Provide clear & concise reports to senior management on issues identified and recommendations to mitigate risks moving forward


The candidate:

  • The candidate should have a mathematical background and preferably have a minimum Masters level qualification within Mathematics/Engineering/Physics field
  • Internal Audit experience is preferred but not essential
  • Minimum 5+ years experience within a quantitative driven role preferably in a Financial Services organisation
  • Excellent communication skills along with ability to challenge stakeholders
  • Self starter who can work autonomously and lead on global projects
  • Ability to travel internationally up to 20% of the year