Senior Manager - Technology Risk - Capital Markets

  • Salary:£90,000 - £115,000
  • Location:London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Permanent, Full time
  • Company:Alexander Ash Consulting
  • Updated on:15 Oct 18

Technology Risk, Operational resilience, Assurance, Controls, Emerging technology, Cloud, Blockchain, Change, IT transformation, Capital Markets, Project Manager

For this reputable consulting firm we are looking for a Senior Manager level individual with strong Technology Risk experience. As a Senior Manager, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to

  • Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Directors and above
  • Be involved in the financial management of clients
  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
  • Develop project strategies to solve complex technical challenges for our clients
  • Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
  • Shape and deliver projects to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and our own quality criteria
  • Train, coach, and supervise team members
  • Continue to develop internal relationships and developing your brand

Our ideal candidate would have experience in Financial Services within a client facing IT environment acting as a CIO, IT Director or Senior IT manager, or would have previous experience of delivering IT risk advisory work to IT functions.

  • Technical IT background and practical experiences with either
  • Strong project management, analytical skills and organisational abilities;
  • Understanding of Prince2 or Agile processes; or CIMA qualified; and/or IIA or CISA qualified;
  • Understanding of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) and GRC system knowledge.
  • ITIL experience
  • Experience of being a part of IT functions, IT change programmes or advising clients how to improve their IT operations.
  • Technical IT background and significant practical experiences, preferably in the delivery or assurance of IT enabled transformation projects and programmes.
  • Awareness of current/emerging market technology trends.
  • Excellent understanding of standard programme management methods.
  • Good understanding of common business processes;
  • Strong project management, analytical skills and organisational abilities;