Holistic (including but not limited to credit, compliance, booking policy) risk assessment and related processing of applications for transactions to be booked in London entity.
This will include associated communication with other parties within the bank often at Director level and above
Broad perspective including business strategy, risk strategies, risks that could impact the Branch (as examples credit risk, compliance, tax, ESG), policies and procedures in analysing transactions
Oversight and monitoring of all types of risk that may impact the Branch
Producing reports for management.
Liaising with all London Branch SMFs and, as, far as possible (bearing in mind SMF requirements), working with and deputising for the Head of Risk, London branch in their absence such as attending meetings including presenting.
Working closely with the other London Branch Risk Manager
Sound practical knowledge of risk - credit and other relevant risks, to be able to identify the probable risks to the branch of assets being booked and how/why we are comfortable with these risks
Consistent focus on constant enhancements of procedures
Clear written and verbal communication
Ability to process a high work volume, meet deadlines and perform well under pressure
Good understanding of the bank and its processes notably GBR
A high level of interpersonal skills
Flexible approach with a willingness to take on board advice and guidance
Ideally a sound understanding of the bank processes
Educated to degree level and/ or professional qualification in a financial discipline
To be based in City of London
High profile Banking client based in London seeking Risk Manager/VP to join the Risk team .