Operational Risk Manager – VP

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Location: Melbourne

Salary description: AUD $150 -$200k base salary

  • $100-150k AUD Equivalent
  • Permanent
  • 7 to 10 years of experience

Our client is a prominent global financial services firm with business lines in Australia primarily across asset management and securities services. This is a great opportunity to work as part of a small team, in a prominent Operational Risk Manager position. The ideal applicant will have strong operational risk experience within financial services, ideally with prior experience with an asset manager, custody, asset owner or super fund. 

Responsibilities would include:

  • Overseeing operational risks across a range of core business-lines products including Global Custody, Fund Services, Agency Lending and Collateral Management
  • Be the point of expertise for operational risk, advising business partners and other functional groups, on emerging and key risk trends, fiduciary issues, product strategy, deals, risk appetite and tolerance.
  • To conduct regular targeted risk assessments and significant event reviews on the asset services businesses in APAC identifying key risks and mitigation measures; participate/drive key firm wide risk initiatives
  • In crisis scenarios, independently assess business processes, highlight risk scenarios / recommend solutions and proactively manage risks resulting from existing or potential market events
  • Conduct reviews on new business initiatives, new service/product operational capabilities and new proposals (or changes) to location strategy and liaise with regulators in respect of Operational Risk matters.
  • Provide operational risk management oversight and independent challenge of significant new deals, changes or exceptions to standard legal terms and non-standard arrangements and/or transactions.

This is an exceptional Operational Risk Manager opportunity working as part of a small team, based in Melbourne. This role will likely be hired at AVP or VP level, with salary variable depending on prior experience.

Please apply with your full CV, not just your LinkedIn profile, so we can suitably assess your application.

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Phone:+61 3 9900 6333

Hiring Staff: hire@antonmurray.com

Seeking Work: apply@antonmurray.com

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