Risk Analyst


Ref: 1555Thursday 12 May 2022

up to £30k

Our client is a financial services provider, offering mortgages and savings to their customers. They have an excellent opportunity for an analyst to join their risk function, supporting the Chief Risk Officer and Risk managers with risk control and oversight.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who would like to either begin their career within a risk function or perhaps someone who has some exposure to the risk world, seeking an opportunity to learn new skills and progress further.

Main duties of the Risk Analyst will be:

  • Maintain and develop processes within the business for risk assessment, review of risk events and risk returns, analysis of trends and identification of emerging risks.
  • Assist the risk managers in preparing and minuting of material for committees such as ALCO and Executive Risk Committee
  • Undertake monitoring activity to identify failures to follow procedures or policy.
  • Undertake thematic reviews to identify weaknesses in policy or procedures.
  • Reporting of outcomes and key risks to EGRC, BGRC and the Board.
  • Assist in the review and enhancement to stress tests undertaken within the group.
  • Assist in the preparation of major regulatory processes including ICAAP and ILAAP and the recovery plan.
  • Working with senior management stakeholders

The successful person will possess:

  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
  • Analytical skills/interest
  • Either a recent graduate or some exposure to a risk function within Financial Services