Operational Risk and Governance Associate Director – Markets

Last updated 7 days ago
Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

Lead the engagement with our EMEA based markets-facing business groups, including Commodities & Global Markets, Macquarie Capital Equities, and the segregated Corporate Operations Division. This role will offer you an outstanding opportunity to apply your risk skills and financial markets experience to implement and further develop our Operational Risk strategy across the region.

You will work closely with senior business and risk management leaders across the group and be responsible for the continual refinement and implementation of the Operational Risk Management Framework. You will review and evaluate new business and change initiatives; ensuring that key operational risks are identified and managed, along with challenging the scope and outcome of business risk reporting, targeted assessments, significant incidents, key risk indicators, projects and assurance activities.

We’re looking for a Risk expert with demonstrated experience in a similar Markets Operational Risk role from within an dynamic international financial institution or financial services firm. With a strong working knowledge of the regulatory environment in which we operate in, you will possess a strong commercial acumen and have an analytical mindset to make sound recommendations on operational risk issues. With leadership experience, you will effectively be able to build relationships with stakeholders locally and globally.

If you’re passionate about Risk Management, have strong attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high quality outcomes, then we want to hear from you!

About the Risk Management Group

The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent and centralised function responsible for objective review and challenge, oversight, monitoring and reporting in relation to Macquarie’s material risks. RMG designs and oversees the implementation of the risk management framework. Its divisions include Credit, Market Risk, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, Financial Crime Risk, Compliance, Operational Risk & Governance, Behavioural Risk, Enterprise Support and Internal Audit.

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