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Lucy Adam

*** Newly created role in new team***

A leading Business Process Outsourcer is looking to recruit a technology risk and control professional for the role of Senior Operational Risk Manager – Technology and Transformation, a pivotal role in driving operational risk maturity across a new contract and the wider business, helping them develop a market leading risk and compliance capability – talent, frameworks, processes, technology and insights – to help them grow their presence in the UK Financial Services sector. They have a strong proposition and a growing pipeline of opportunities, this is a great chance for someone to get involved early in their journey and to play a pivotal role in shaping one of the key areas for them going forward. The role could be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow.

In the role you will support a culture of risk awareness, through effective oversight and advice, and production of risk information for management which will minimise the likelihood and impact of risks to the business and Clients, working with teams providing technology infrastructure, applications, data management and information security to the customer operations areas. You will support and challenge the business through thought-leadership on all aspects of operational risk including business process and systems controls, collaborating with other specialists in risk and audit to share and implement best practices.

An interesting consulting aspect to the role will be advising and supporting on new/existing client requirements and bids and consulting across to support other contracts.

We're looking for experience including:
SME expertise in Operational Risk Framework (events, incidents, loss data, RCSA, scenario analysis, policies and practice)
SME expertise in approaches to technology risk management – CoBIT, ITIL, COSO, ISO etc.
Information Security
Data Protection / GDPR
IT Controls assurance (SoX, SoC, ISE3402, AAF, Audit)

This role would be suited to a senior manager looking for a new and very different challenge or an experienced Manager looking for a step up in a fast-paced and fluid environment.

If this is of interest and you would like to find out more please get in touch.

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

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