Legal Entity Risk Manager
legal entity risk manager
credit risk;market risk; operational risk
About Our Client
A leading banking group
The UK Legal Entity Risk Manager is responsible for providing independent oversight & critical review of ICAAP (Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process) for UK entities.
Routine & ad hoc investigation/reporting to LE governing bodies on risk exposures relative to risk appetite and the extent to which the risks inherent in proposed business strategy, significant transactions, client business and other decisions are consistent with the governing body's risk appetite
Integral to this role is responsibility for ensuring that risk information & analysis as well as risk training provided to members of the governing body is adequate. In summary, the UK Legal Entity Risk Manager is accountable for ensuring that the data used by Legal Entity's to assess its risks is fit for purpose at all times.
The Successful Applicant
Educated to degree level and a background in Operational, Market or Credit Risk, ideally with two of the risk types mentioned.
The individual must have the mental acuity to analyse complex sets of data and requirements and to determine appropriate actions and to be appropriately resolute about appropriate actions if challenged.
The candidate will have the ability to motivate staff to perform at consistently higher levels through coaching & leading by example.
Project management skills are necessary for large, complex projects and an ability to delegate to others and drive accountability.
Strong analytical skills and process orientation are necessary.
What's on Offer
A broad risk role with a clear progression path, the ideal candidate will be an ambitious individual with a goal to be a CRO.
Competitive pay package on offer.