Head of Audit for Risk, Wholesale Bank, London

  • 130-160,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Fleet Search and Selection
  • 11 Sep 17

Team of 4 VP's & Dir's plus junior staff. Our client, a Global Wholesale Banking group are seeking to recruit a Risk Management Professional with experience in Internal Audit to Lead the EMEA Risk (Market, Credit, Models, liquidity risk, Stress Testing & Ops) Audit Division.

The Role

  • Define and plan the scope of audit work required
  • Plan and execute audits for risk management, including operational risk, market risk, liquidity risk, models risk, credit risk, and stress
  • Continuous monitoring of the ongoing audit process through all key stages
  • Working with both the local and global audit teams to establish full audit coverage and the scope of work required
  • Responsible for the management and mentoring of the Risk Audit team
  • Reporting to both the Global Head and Regional Head and carrying out special projects and ad hoc work as required

Requirements

  • Experience working at a high level in a risk audit environment of a similar organisation
  • Comfortable dealing with and reporting to Committee / Boards and Regulators
  • Excellent understanding of current legislation, regulations and best practice, including, Basel III, Dodd Frank, SA-CCR, CRD IV and FRTB.
  • Knowledge of liquidity risk management, model risk, credit risk and market risk, with a specialisation in one area being preferable
  • Appropriately educated to degree standard, with professional risk management qualifications preferred.