This high profile Challenger Bank, is looking to recruit a Technology Risk Manager in the CIO Risk team, focussing on bank-wide technology risk and controls. This is a pivotal role providing guidance and advice as well as challenging the business, and providing specialist SME support to enhance the expertise in this specialist, experienced team. This role will involve developing and maintaining relationships at Executive and Board level, and an important appointment for our client, a well regarded bank bringing a fresh approach to banking. They have a packed change agenda and this is a great time to join!
You need good people skills and be able to have a robust conversation based on technical expertise and experience, but also have a pragmatic view point that considers the broader context in which the Bank is operating.
Your role will include:
Providing expert knowledge and guidance to stakeholders and activity owners to ensure that the risk framework standards are maintained and all risks are identified.
Promoting a culture of ownership for risk management within all areas of the CIO, in line with the banks risk management framework and strategic objectives.
Ensuring activity owners are maintaining risk records and information is up to date and accurate.
Working pro-actively with stakeholders to deliver successful management of the risks and controls in line with the risk framework and within agreed appetite.
Reviewing any changes from internal and external sources to ensure that risks are identified and any changes to activity controls are effectively implemented.
Ensuring that any risk events, breaches or policy non-compliance are reported in line with the risk framework requirements .
Responsible for ensuring that activity owners identify and adequately manage risks, and are able to evidence adequate controls
We' re looking for:
Relevant risk management experience, ideally 5 years or more within financial services.
Wide ranging experience of risk identification, assessment and activity control monitoring.
Extensive knowledge and understanding of relevant regulation, compliance principles and risk frameworks.
Experience of leading breach and risk events and remedial actions management.
In depth understanding of IT Operations/Change and/or technologies and supporting control frameworks.
Please get in touch if this is of interest!