ICAAP Analyst

M&G Investments

We are not your average financial services firm and our unique culture is just one aspect that makes us stand out from the crowd. We offer a supportive environment that encourages innovation and creativity whilst maintaining a healthy lifestyle balance. You will be joining one of Europe's leading Investment Management firms where you can expect real responsibility and recognition from day one. We are large enough to offer a wide variety of career opportunities, whilst small enough to treat you as an individual and tailor training and development to your specific needs.

The Opportunity

An opportunity has arisen for an ICAAP Analyst to support the Capital Adequacy Working Group (CAWG) in the production of M&G's internal capital adequacy assessment (ICAAP), including Pillar 3, by project managing the ICAAP and Pillar 3 cycles. The ICAAP analyst will hold the pen on the ICAAP and Pillar 3 reports.

Your key responsibilities will include

Project Management

* Develop and maintain project plan.
* Schedule delivery dates of key documents.
* Schedule meetings with CAWG, ICAAP Committee, ERC, GRC and Board to ensure appropriate and timely governance.
* Attend CAWG; note and keep track of actions.
* Monitor progress against project plan; escalate issues to Head of Financial Risk and Governance.
* Prepare agendas and papers for key meetings (circulation of papers, liaise with PAs to ensure room bookings are appropriate).
* Attend and participate in CAWG meetings. Review and challenge outputs as appropriate.

"Pen Holder"

* Liaise with key members of team to draft the ICAAP report, Pillar 3 report and any supporting training material.
* Attend relevant CAWG, ICAAP Committee meetings.
* Incorporate comments and ensure consistency.
* Prepare reports for the CAWG, ICAAP Committee, GRC and Board as necessary.
* Attend and participate in CAWG meetings. Review and challenge outputs as appropriate.
* Co-ordination of M&G responses to FCA, surveys.

CSC/Standards

* Liaise with ORG to develop appropriate CSCs and process documentation
* Develop ICAAP standards

What are we looking for?

We are looking for you to have a strong financial and operational risk understanding and along with recent ICAAP and Project Management experience. Ideally, you will also have experience of working in an asset management business.

You will be proactive, self-driven and flexible with strong attention to detail. Your communication and organisation skills will give you the ability to challenge stakeholders, operate on delivering tight deadlines and build supporting relationships with Capital Adequacy Working Group members and key senior stakeholders.

M&G is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple - to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.

We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break, and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements for all of our roles.