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Head of Operational Risk

  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

An International Bank in London are searching for a new Head of Operational Risk to join them on a Permanent basis.

Location: London (City)

Salary: Competitive

Office/Remote Currently fully WFH (since start of pandemic), but over time will most likely become a blend of remote & in the office.

Required experience:

You will need to already be at a senior level within Operational Risk at a Bank to be eligible for this position - Ideally already as a Head-Of Ops Risk, or potentially a level below this at a Tier-1 Bank.

(10+ years within Operational Risk at a Bank, and most likely with over 5 years experience at a management level).


  • Complete oversight of the Banks Ops Risk team, their risk management activities, daily execution of tasks, the Ops Risk Framework, evet reporting, RCSA's, Risk Assessments of business lines/products, change and more.
  • Working with the CRO to implement and roll out the Ops Risk Framework
  • Enhancing the Risk Committee's reporting.
  • Producing a controls framework for 3rd party risk - including all oversight, monitoring and challenging of the 1st line to ensure any risk is minimised.
  • Promoting a Risk Culture throughout the business.

If you believe you may be suited to this position, please don't hesitate to click apply to find out more.