Policy and Standard Process Optimisation Specialist

  • Up to GBP600 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Taylor Root
  • 22 Feb 18 2018-02-22

My client, a reputable global bank is looking for a Policy and Standards Process Optimisation Specialist to join their team based in London. You will be responsible for supporting the management of wholesale credit issues, whether prompted by external regulatory change, supervisory finding or the desire to improve and harmonise internal procedures, as they relate to the banks' internal models. One of the candidates' key deliverables will be to improve the efficiency of the firms' CRR attestation, both from a work flow perspective and in terms of tracking non-compliant items.

My client, a reputable global bank is looking for a Policy and Standards Process Optimisation Specialist to join their team based in London. You will be responsible for supporting the management of wholesale credit issues, whether prompted by external regulatory change, supervisory finding or the desire to improve and harmonise internal procedures, as they relate to the banks' internal models. One of the candidates' key deliverables will be to improve the efficiency of the firms' CRR attestation, both from a work flow perspective and in terms of tracking non-compliant items.

Requirements:

  • To achieve this deliverable the candidate would benefit significantly from having strong organisational skills and a proven ability to coordinate across multiple global sites. More generally a broad understanding of other risk types across Wholesale Credit, Market and Counterparty Credit risk, including governance, controls and policy is desirable.
  • Experience in Wholesale Credit Risk (WCR) issues and general familiarity with CRR Capital Regulations, be able to summarise consultation papers and extract key issues, including Powerpoint skills
  • Experience in writing requirements documents or policy/system documentation.
  • Educated to university degree level or equivalent, and it would be desirable for them to hold a relevant professional qualification
  • Experience in Wholesale banking including Commercial Banking, Global Banking & Markets or Wholesale Credit
  • Good knowledge of the regulatory landscape particularly relating to Risk governance and/or models; Previous experience in a Regulatory Capital policy function would be valued
  • Relevant working experience in a bank, rating agency, consultancy or advisory firm would be considered
  • Experience of dealing with regulators is preferable
  • Some understanding of statistics and concepts of the risk modelling process would be advantageous
  • Ability to lead, manage and successfully deliver within the agreed time scale, in liaison with all relevant stakeholders: model owners, business, finance, senior management and regulator
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Manages self to deliver own work within timelines
  • Flexibility to work with colleagues and key stakeholders in an international team
  • Influencing skills are required as many resources will not report to the jobholder

Please send your CV to phoebecheung@taylorroot.com

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