Business Operational Risk Manger - Advisory, Capital Markets and Principal Finance (Macquarie Captal

Macquarie Group
London, United Kingdom
14 Aug 2022
25 Aug 2022
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for a 1 st Line Business Operational Risk professional to support Macquarie Capital's Advisory, Capital Markets and Principal Finance businesses in EMEA.

Based in London, and reporting to the Global Business Operational Risk Management Lead for Advisory & Capital Markets, you will be responsible for supporting the European team in establishing, improving, and maintaining a robust governance and risk management framework across several divisions including Corporate (M&A) Advisory, Credit Sales Trading, Debt and Equity Capital Markets and Principal Finance.

You will be responsible for facilitating workshops with senior stakeholders to confirm the Macquarie Capital Risk and Control Self-Assessment (RCSA) reflects the control environment of the Advisory, Capital Markets and Principal Finance businesses, and prepare risk reports and analysis to support management in fulfilling their oversight responsibilities.

You will provide critical support to the business in managing operational risks and control framework for UK and European regulated entities, including planning and identifying operational risks, designing and completing control assurance and policies. Your role will require you to assess new product and business opportunities for operational risks, and work with deal teams to assess and oversee risk management frameworks at investment / project level to ensure that risks have been identified and are being managed and ensure appropriate remediation measures are implemented where appropriate.

To be successful in this role, you will have at least 4 years of relevant experience in a 1 st or 2 nd line of defence governance, risk management or internal audit role, ideally gained within the Capital Markets or Principal Finance sector. You will be a pro-active, self-starter with a strong sense of accountability and pragmatism with the ability to collaborate with senior management and stakeholders to ensure risks are effectively identified, managed, and monitored. Key to your success will be providing sound risk and control advice and support to the business, while helping to promote risk awareness and understanding. You will have strong leadership and problem-solving skills that will enable you to drive ownership and accountability for risk management as well as build deep relationships with business, risk, compliance, and legal teams.

If you have the passion to drive change and promote a healthy risk culture through training and communications, and are looking to work in a collaborative, fast paced and dynamic environment, we want to hear from you.

About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital offers global capability in M&A Advisory, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Principal Finance, and Equity Trading and Research underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. Our people are empowered to think innovatively to address client challenges and originate opportunities, thinking beyond individual transactions to become a trusted adviser and partner over the long haul. From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is transforming opportunity into reality for our clients and partners around the world.

With staff in 35 offices transacting across 31 countries, Macquarie Capital is a truly global business. A role in the team will expose you to a dynamic working environment and the opportunity to contribute to high-profile transactions whilst working in a business with the best people in the industry.

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.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.
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