Operational Risk Analyst

  • £45-50k
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • RCQ Associates – Risk, Credit Analysis & Quantitative Specialists
  • 14 Feb 18 2018-02-14

A trading house, based in the city of London, are seeking a second line of defence Operational Risk Analyst to join their team on a permanent basis. This position is responsible as part of a team of 3 for the Operational Risk coverage of a high profile area of roughly 100 staff so will very much closely aligned with the business and expected to gain a thorough understanding of the full trade lifecycle.


You will be involved in:


  • Second line of defence Operational Risk oversight across business units from front to back office
  • Ensuring the Operational Risk profile is managed within risk appetite and ensuring this meets internal and regulatory requirements
  • Maintaining the operational risk framework and amending where appropriate
  • Ensuring business units fully understand their risks both from group and one on one training, and ensuring relevant information is understand
  • Involved in the RCSA and maintaining the risk register
  • Analysis of Operational Risk events
  • Senior management interaction and involvement in aspects of strategic oversight for risk


You will have the following experience:

  • Operational Risk experience is essential, ideally gained within a financial services institution.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong stakeholder management skills


The salary is likely to be in the £45-50k bracket. Please apply for consideration.


Key search terms:

Operational Risk, 2nd Line of Defence, Risk events, Risk incidents, Operational Risk framework, RCSA.