Operational Risk & Governance, Commodities and Global Markets for EMEA

Macquarie Group
London, United Kingdom
09 Sep 2021
01 Oct 2021
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Are you looking for a role where you can apply your product and/or risk experience to the 2 nd line of defence of an industry leading commodities and Global Markets business. Please read on.

As a subject matter expert, you will primarily oversee our EMEA based Commodities & Global Markets business and the Operations Division support function. This position will offer you an excellent opportunity to apply your risk skills and financial markets experience to implement and further develop our operational risk strategy.

In this role, you will be responsible for forming an independent view of the operational risk profile of both our Commodities & Global Markets and Operations Division operations, providing review and challenge to the scope and outcome of business risk reporting, risk and control assessments, significant incidents, key risk indicators, projects and assurance activities whilst analysing operational risk data to identify risk themes. You will also act as a catalyst for change and improvement across the operational risk framework elements so as to facilitate improved business risk management.

You will also research and report on external operational risk incidents as part of scenario analysis, analyse and report on operational risk data to identify risks and trends, whilst assisting in compiling responses to requests from stakeholders including auditors and senior management.

You will be a dynamic and motivated professional looking to join an experienced team where you will be provided with the support needed to own your career. You'll bring 6+ years' prior experience within a Financial Institution, Commodities House or Consultancy where you will have demonstrated a focus on risk and controls and developed an understanding of risk management responsibilities. Relevant postgraduate degrees or professional qualifications (CA, CFA, CPA) would prove advantageous.

If you are a lateral thinker, with problem solving abilities, consulting skills, and can grasp abstract concepts and complex situations whilst demonstrating excellent communication skills, then this role will give you the opportunity to grow and develop within a supportive team and structure.

If you're ready to join a global organisation and take your career to the next level, apply now online.

About the Risk Management Group

The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Behavioural Risk, Compliance, Credit, Financial Crime Risk, Internal Audit, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, and RMG Enterprise Support.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future', we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you'll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

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