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Lucy Adam

** remote or hybrid working pattern – they’re just keen to secure the best candidate! **

This established expanding challenger bank is working on a number of exciting transformation initiatives and has a position available for a data risk partner (lead role). This is
a pivotal hire for them and will offer you a great deal of exposure to senior stakeholders across the group. Reporting to the Head of Risk Management within the 1st Line Business Risk and Controls team, you will provide 1st Line of Defence risk partnering support for the functions that manage data risk – the Chief Data Office and the Data Protection Office, and you will provide insight to support strategic objectives for Data Management and Data Privacy, supporting and challenging change programmes that are transforming the way data is managed across the group and remediating gaps in the framework.

Although it sits in the 1st line in many ways it's a 1.5 line of defence opportunity – a mix of oversight and business partnering. There are no line management responsibilities although you can mobilise colleagues across the business to deliver on risk objectives and you can call on the support of a Process Risk Co-ordinator for administrative tasks associated with the op risk platform.

It's suited to a risk specialist with data management or data privacy exposure,, a data management / data protection SME with an excellent understanding of associated risk and control or a data internal auditor. This company looks after their staff – this is an inclusive, flexible, welcoming place to work – let's discuss this great opportunity if you're considering a move!

We’re looking for:
• Strong background in the financial services industry.
• An in-depth understanding of Governance and Operational Risk management in a regulated environment.
• Good working knowledge in relation to data management and data privacy risk and control.
• Proven speaking, presentation and facilitation experience within workshops and governance forums.

Excellent career prospects and a strong salary and benefits package.

If you are interested in finding out more please get in touch for an informal discussion.

Adam Appointments is the only Scottish agency specialising exclusively in Corporate Governance recruitment.

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