Operational Risk Analyst

England, Cheshire, Chester
16 Feb 2017
23 Feb 2017
Ops Risk
Jaxson Sykes
Job Title
Financial Risk
Contract Type
Full Time

Operational Risk Analyst

Location: Chester

Job Description

Providing Operational Risk and Control support to the Global Markets Derivative and FX Operations LOBs to ensure that risks are monitored effectively by a strong control framework and culture.


  • Produce and maintain metrics to maintain overall awareness of the LOB risk environment and to escalate as necessary.
  • Perform analysis to identify new risks and failing controls within the LOB
  • Proposed effective solutions to mitigate risks and rectify controls that add value to the business by genuinely mitigating risk
  • Identify focus areas within the LOB for targeted risk mitigation investigations
  • Produce concise risk management opinions detailing findings and recommendations
  • Work with Change management and IT to work on tools that both identify themes or trends in control issues and to assist with risk identification.
  • Identify new risks in Operations processing for which there are currently no mitigating controls in place.
  • Identify control processes that are failing, inadequate or inconsistently applied, resulting in an in ability to fully mitigate the risks for which they were originally intended.


  • At ease communicating with senior LOB managers and explaining complex solutions into layman's terms
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience of operational risk policies and procedures, and of managing and mitigating Operational risk.
  • Experience of project management skills including requirements gathering, planning, reporting,
  • Able to prioritize and work to tight deadlines

**Ajilon Consultant** You will be an integral part of Ajilon (Adecco), a FTSE500 Global organisation with over 52 clients and sole supplier to the biggest organisations in the country and the world. You will be a permanent employee onsite with our client where you will receive a regular salary, annual bonus payment, pension contributions, holiday and sick pay, plus a number of additional benefits such as medical insurance, income protection, critical illness and life insurance, access to our discounted benefits website and library of online training materials and future career and certification opportunities. This great opportunity is being offered on a PAYE basis which means a LTD/Umbrella company cannot be used.