The Business Join NatWest Markets in London as an Operational Manager, Risk Insights
Take on an important role in our NatWest Markets Operational Risk team, where you'll provide expert risk management insight and oversights for NatWest Markets
This is a new role where you'll be making a crucial contribution to our capability, to help us shape a proactive and forward looking culture of risk management
You'll be working with senior stakeholders and building your career profile, in a role which provides an excellent opportunity to build knowledge of the way our whole investment banking business works
The role is available at director level
What you'll do
In this crucial second line of defence role, you'll be joining a team of risk experts who provide oversight of the business, reviewing their activities and challenging them on whether they're managing risks effectively and in line with our operational risk management framework. You'll also be providing expert risk insight skills, and developing the management and monitoring of operation risk services received from the ringfenced bank.
Your responsibilities will include:
Oversight, advisory and challenge of the operational risk and control environment
Managing operational risk services provided to NatWest Markets by the ringfenced bank
Supporting NatWest Markets risk governance and reporting insights
Overseeing the operational risk policy and framework
Supporting oversight of key areas in NatWest Markets who manage change, controls and risk
The skills you'll need
We're looking for someone with a solid understanding of banking and its operations, and excellent operating knowledge of financial markets. Along with knowledge of all core products and business risks in the Markets product portfolio, you'll understand the operational risk framework, its use and implications. You'll have risk experience, including in a senior functional role in a global financial services organisation, with an understanding of the risk impacts associated with change, and the ability to provide objective and informed risk opinions and conclusions.
As well as this, you'll demonstrate:
Good knowledge of regulatory requirements with respect to operational risk management
Experience coordinating working group type forums
The ability to challenge senior stakeholders
Highly developed communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Good knowledge of credit risk processes and an understanding of key service management review and monitoring processes
The ability to apply a methodology for risk control assessments
How we'll reward you
In return, we offer a competitive salary and you'll also join our retirement savings plan. You can also choose from a selection of protection, healthcare or lifestyle extras from RBSelect, our fully flexible reward programme.
Visit our reward and benefits page for more information on the benefit packages we offer.
At NatWest Markets we want everyone to feel welcome, regardless of your background or needs. If you need adjustments making to your working environment, we'll do everything we can to support you. As part of this commitment, we offer flexible working options for some of our roles.
As a Financial Services organisation we comply with and support the requirements set by our Regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), which are designed to protect our customers. This role falls under Conduct Rules of the Individual Accountability Regime (IAR) and is subject to pre-employment screening. This means if your application is successful, you'll need to satisfy some important background checks before you can start working with us. These will include a full credit check, a criminal record check, residency and right to work checks.
Internal Number: 4801600
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