Operational Risk Consultant Operational Risk Consultant …

Phyton Talent Advisors
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Competitive
Phyton Talent Advisors
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Operational Risk Consultant
Our client, a premiere financial services organization is looking for Operational Risk Professionals to join their Ops Risk Infrastructure group.

Job Description :
The Operational Risk Consultant must be recognized as a subject matter expert in operational risk concepts and risk management activities. The Operational Risk Consultant will apply expertise to evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of policies, procedures, processes, systems and internal controls, and analyze extremely complex business and/or system changes to determine impact. When corrective action is needed, this individual will be expected to consult with accountable parties to develop practical, effective and sustainable solutions.
Responsibilities include:
  • Lead governance routines related to operational risk committees
  • Lead operational risk escalation routines and processes
  • Develop and lead governance processes related to key indicators and risk appetite
  • Develop and lead governance processes to track adherence and implementation of risk frameworks
  • Assess regulatory changes to determine the impact to operational risk and communicate with leaders to ensure compliance
  • Coordinate operational risk activities to support strategic initiatives
  • Support leadership in coordination of strategic initiatives, issues and the strategic planning process
To be successful, the Operational Risk Consultant must be adaptable to a changing environment and be able to quickly adjust priorities. Also, strong communications skills and the ability to influence business partners are critical for such a role in a complex, highly matrixed organization.

Required Qualifications
10+ years of experience in compliance, operational risk management (includes audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or operational risk), or a combination of both; or 10+ years of IT systems security, business process management or financial services industry experience, of which 5+ years must include direct experience in compliance, operational risk management, or a combination of both

Desired Qualifications
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Advanced Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook) skills
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Good analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • A BS/BA degree or higher

Other Desired Qualifications
  • Proven in-depth knowledge Operational Risk
  • Demonstrated strong control and governance skills
  • Demonstrated experience developing, implementing and/or overseeing effective operational risk programs
  • Knowledge of the operational risk structure and culture
  • Experience with activities of a global financial institution.
  • Experience building a new program or business from concept through execution and sustainability.
  • Experience leading complex, interdependent, cross-enterprise programs.
  • Direct experience interfacing with regulators.

All qualified candidates should email an MS Word Version of their resume to shaun.sullivan@phytontalent.com
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