Operational Risk Analyst, Asset Management

  • Salary: GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum
  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Company: JCW Search

Hello All, I am currently recruiting for an Operational Risk Analyst position working for a London based asset management firm. The role is to support the Organisational Risk Team with the identification and treatment of operational risks across the business.

This role is designed for a "Can-Do/Make-it-Happen" candidate that has strong intellectual curiosity and problem solving skills. The successful candidate will be able to

  • To support the Organisational Risk Team with the identification and treatment of operational risks across the business
  • Contribute towards the promotion and use of risk management tools and techniques.
  • Framework and be seen as a "trusted professional advisor" that helps the business proactively manage operational risk
  • Assess and monitor control effectiveness within the business and provide constructive control improvement suggestions where appropriate
  • Undertake "deep dive" reviews into areas of the business where operational risk levels could be higher than desired
  • Operate with a fair degree of autonomy


Principal Responsibilities


Key tasks

Sub tasks


Incident Management

  • Support the incident management process to ensure that incidents are identified and remediated promptly and that root-cause analysis is carried out in order to identify the actions needed to prevent recurrence;

Controls Enhancement

  • Drive the identification of control improvement opportunities within the business and work with the department heads to deliver changes where needed;

Risk Management

  • Become seen as a 'trusted professional advisor' to help the business management proactively address operational risk when making business decisions;

Risk Framework

  • Support the CRO, Europe in implementing and embedding the organisational Risk framework tools and methodologies;

Risk Reporting

  • Provide insightful and high quality risk analysis to support and inform the risk governance structure, including any relevant Risk Committees and other governance meetings;

Risk Reviews

  • Support the facilitation of Top Risk reviews and Stress/Scenario testing to ensure there is a robust "What If?" challenge process;

Reporting and Transparency

  • Interact with business management to collate organisational risk information for onward submission to stakeholders.

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