IFRS9 Programme Manager

London, England, United Kingdom

IFRS9 Programme Manager 

Purpose of role

The role is for a Programme Manager within the IFRS9 Programme team, to manage the delivery of a number of projects within the IFRS9 Programme. IFRS9 is a significant multi-year regulatory programme spanning the Risk, Finance, Treasury and Technology functions and in partnership with other projects across the programme and with each of the business areas as part of a federated delivery model.

Impairment Models - Responsible for managing delivery of circa 100 Impairment Models (PD, LGD and EAD) across Retail and Wholesale businesses. Includes full model lifecycle: Design, Development, Implementation, Validation and Governance.

Economics and Scenarios - End-to-end project responsibility for designing and delivering a solution for incorporating Economics and Scenarios data into the IFRS9 Impairments implementation. Including requirements and impacts to Impairment Models, Expected Credit Loss Calculations, end-to-end process and technology landscape and Governance framework

Policy - Responsible for completion of Key Policy design definitions, and ensuring IFRS9 policies and standards are documented, approved and implemented and satisfy the requirements of internal and external audit.

Key specific accountabilities

  • Manages a direct team of circa 12
  • Manages the IFRS9 budget for the projects and work streams allocate
  • Ensures that technical, risk and other standards and compliance requirements are met and that the project governance is comprehensively defined and embedded across all areas
  • Establishes and ensures that robust programme level reporting is in place across the projects.
  • Supports department efforts to attract, develop and retain talent across Risk


  • Maintains knowledge of the business, and Risk, Finance and Treasury impacts of IFRS9 and other impacted regulations
  • Knowledge and experience in the financial services industry, with an understanding of the regulations which exist in the marketplace