This is a pivotal time for a technical IT professional with strong risk awareness to join the Operational Risk Oversight team in the 2nd line of defence within a high profile retail challenger bank, focusing on the recently created CIO centre of excellence. Technical expertise is key to developing a strong network of senior IT stakeholders and delivering a portfolio of very technical reviews. This is a great role for someone with a balance between technical skills, risk and control experience, excellent stakeholder management, a curious nature and the ability to challenge and influence,
It is an exciting time for the bank who continue to develop a customer-centred culture and embrace new financial technology – it's a really interesting time to join them.
Full spec available for suitable candidates.
Key Responsibilities Include
Delivery of a portfolio of activity focusing on material risk areas that impact customers most including new technologies, controls, projects, and key business decisions,
On time delivery of Oversight reviews to provide opinion and agree actions where controls can be improved, this will include Terms of Reference, fieldwork, and reports,
Understand and maintain knowledge of external trends in Technology, Information Security, Regulation, and Risk,
Build effective and lasting relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure continued confidence in risk oversight opinion,
Oversight the creation and reporting against internal policy and risk appetite ensuring consistent application across the firm.
We're looking for:
Track record within the technology community showing understanding of the business, threat landscape, and regulatory issues.
Proven experience of understanding and managing the quantification and reporting of IT risk in a business context.
Experience of working with senior stakeholders across the business to define IT risk appetite.
Being comfortable working with the business and other areas of the 3LoD to ensure that IT Risks are challenged and influence 1LoD to ensure they have appropriate controls & risk management processes in place.
Please contact us for an informal discussion about this role, including package and background to the vacancy.
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