Front Office Controls/FO Controls

  • Salary:£450 - £550 per day
  • Location:London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Contract, Full time
  • Company:Alexander Ash Consulting
  • Updated on:19 Jan 18

My client, a Tier 1 Organisation is looking for a number of Front Office Controls specialists to join on a contract basis.

Key responsibilities:

  • Undertake periodic product and thematic reviews across the Investment Bank, challenging control design and control operating effectiveness.
  • Develop strong and productive working relationships with senior Front Office management to ensure they understand their risks and have controls and processes in place to manage those risks.
  • Challenge the completion of operational risk and control self assessments.
  • Review how issues identified are resolved and whether actions taken are suitable and sustainably implemented
  • Work with the Front Office Supervisor team in providing opinions and views on the status of controls in the various asset classes across the front office.

Key requirements:

  • Have a strong understanding of Markets (trade products) and Investment Banking products within a Top Tier financial institution.
  • Have with the following backgrounds:
  • Business Managers / COO (product aligned in FO)
  • Product Controllers (if had significant FO interaction)
  • Valuations
  • FO Control
  • Extensive Front Office interaction
  • Strong networking & senior stakeholder management skills and able to negotiate and influence effectively.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills