Managing Director and Head of Operational Risk
Our client, a major global bank is seeking their Managing Director and Head of Operational Risk.
This role will define, oversee and manage the Bank's operational risk management framework; specific functions including Business Continuity Planning management, IT risk management, third party risk management, product management, RACA (risk and control assessment ) and RCSA (Risk Control Self Assessment) , KRI ( key risk indicator) , LDC, etc. S/he will advise and challenge the 1st line of defense's operational risk management processes as well as provide necessary trainings.
S/he will also identify, assess, manage, monitor and control the Bank's operational risk on an aggregated level.
We are looking for a seasoned professional with at least 10 years of SME experience in operational risk areas with large financial institutions. A track record of effectively communicating with regulators and internal audit, and proven success of tracking/managing MRA remediation efforts. Strong abilities to influence, negotiate, lead, as well as drive in a challenging environment are required.
Education: Undergrad in Finance and an MBA is a must.