Senior Risk Manager

Recruiter
Grovelands
Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Sep 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
1233927230
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The opportunity

We have an opportunity for a Senior Risk Manager to join a global consultancy based in their immaculate offices in London for a 12-month contract (to cover maternity leave). Managing a team of six, you will support the FS Assurance practice with all Quality and Risk projects and queries. This is a great opportunity to work in one of the largest professional services firms in the world in stunning offices in the heart of London. The Risk Management team is responsible for ensuring the firm's compliance with the rules and regulations imposed either by external professional regulatory bodies in relation to the conduct of the firm's assurance business in the financial services industry. We are looking for a proactive and pragmatic individual who can support the practice as well as take the initiative in identifying opportunities for change and drive them into the practice.

Your key responsibilities

You will be responsible for organising and managing risk projects and quality initiatives for the practice in accordance with the business' requirements and policies. Working with the wider Risk and Quality team, you will ensure the firm's compliance with the rules and regulations imposed either by external professional regulatory bodies in relation to the conduct of the firm's assurance business in the financial services industry. This will include:
  • Team coaching and management
  • Plan and perform the assessment of the partner and director's quality assessments
  • Lead and manage the team on a range of projects such as partner rotation and archiving
  • Respond to regulatory requests
  • Prioritising and monitoring the work of the wider Assurance Risk and Quality team
  • Define and manage the strategy of the wider team
  • Support the Directors of the team on ad hoc projects Skills and attributes for success
  • Excellent communication skills, including the confidence to articulate to and positively influence individuals of all levels
  • Strong organisational and project management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Trustworthy and reliable
  • A background in quality & risk management or compliance
  • Experience of managing teams including the ability to encourage and motivate people
  • A working knowledge of basic Excel and data analysis
  • Experience working in a financial or professional services environment
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and data analysis

What's on offer

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance.
Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, you
can also select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a
wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:
  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you

We are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people,
enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your
personal priorities.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please apply as soon as possible.

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