Senior Risk Manager

Senior Risk Manager Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Risk Manager to join our team.


  • Work closely with Portfolio Management and Client Relationship teams to ensure client expectations are met;
  • Develop network externally to build knowledge of industry best practices, trends and changes to regulation;
  • Oversee client risk management process and advise on any changes;
  • Liaise with product development team and make recommendations on suitability challenges;
  • Ensure that collateral management complies with UCITS requirements.


  • 10 years+ experience in an investment risk position on the buy-side;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • CFA or FRM qualification would preferable;
  • Detailed understanding of risk management requirements under UCITS and AIFMD;
  • Excellent academic background;
  • Clear and detailed understanding of all relevant Operational Risks across the Bank;
  • Good knowledge of UK banking industry, competition, commercials and regulation activity;
  • In depth understanding of Financial Services and operational risk regulatory requirements;
  • Significant experience in the management of risk;
  • Significant understanding of the regulatory landscape that impacts on financial services;
  • Detailed understanding of key policies in relation to all risk themes;
  • Thorough and in-depth knowledge and practical experience in the management of operational risk within the 1st Line of Defence;
  • Detailed knowledge of risk governance frameworks and best practice;
  • Thorough understanding of the Bank’s Risk Management Framework and all related components;
  • Thorough knowledge of the regulatory requirements of the Functional area.