Technology Risk Manager - Investment Management

Job Title: Technology Risk Manager - Investment Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Reference: BBBH7424_1516114796
Contact Name: Michael Mihaylov
Contact Email: mmihaylov@venquis.com
Job Published: January 16, 2018 14:59

Job Description

IT Risk Manager is required by an Investment Manager based in London. You will join a team to support the global IT Risk Strategy. You will be working in technology risk and controls domain. You will be required to provide critical execution on technology, regulatory, risk and Audit projects and initiatives across key technology domains. The role will report directly to the Global Head of Technology risk and will actively contribute to developing and delivering the vision to transform technology risk management through improved governance and control.
Key responsibilities:

  • Take the lead in enhancing the risk and control framework through validation of controls and control assessments as per the methodology prescribed by Group Risk
  • Support the Global Head of Technology Risk and CISO, to coordinate response to regulatory requests, and the delivery of strategic enhancements to Technology Risk management practice.
  • Identify potential control gaps and engage with technology control owners to recommend and help ensure the most effective solution for the business
  • Proactively identify emerging risks through working closely with technology teams with an excellent understanding of the business context
  • Maintain the completeness and accuracy of IT risks and mitigating actions in risk register
  • Drive closure of technology issues and actions resulting from audits or other reviews; work with action owners to gather and evaluate appropriates of evidence or escalate appropriately
  • Assist in preparation of pack for the monthly Global Technology Risk Committee
  • Coordinate the delivery of external audit commitments

General and technical:

  • Experience in Technology Risk, Technology Audit or related field
  • Experience with SSAE16/ISAE3402/AAF reporting requirements
  • Proven ability to analyse and manage issues through to resolution
  • Inspiring and collaborative leader; engaging with teams to deliver change
  • Ability to build trustworthy relationships
  • Capable of multitasking and flexible when priorities shift
  • Continuous improvement mind-set, challenges the status quo and seeks self improvement

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