Risk Analyst

Job Description

Duties include:
Responsible for monitoring Operational and Financial Risk tolerances through the use and maintenance of risk registers, breach logs and, the incident and escalation process
Production of MI and risk reporting for various management and Board committees to include analytics and trends
Co-ordination of the regional Risk and Control Self Assessment process
Ensures risk policies and procedures are maintained and published. Supports the business to ensure compliance with business standards
Carries out reviews and testing to demonstrate compliance with control standards. Back-testing of previously closed incidents to ensure continued compliance
Responsible for production of minutes of key risk meetings and discussions

Skills and experience required:
A professional risk or compliance qualification is desirable or be working towards one
2-3 years experience in a risk or compliance role
Good analytical and problem solving skills, being able to draw out and clearly explain technical issues
Knowledge of risk management within a financial institution
Ability to work closely with various stakeholders across the business
Confidence in making decisions, conscious of risks and mitigating appropriately
Ability to achieve results through setting and delivering clear objectives