Senior Risk Manager

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Senior Risk Manager


Excellent Salary + benefits



Meraki Talent are currently recruiting on behalf of a global Platform provider seeking an experienced risk professional to act as a Senior Risk Manager within their growing Risk function in Edinburgh. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing, dynamic FinTech firm with significant growth planned for UK and other European sites.


Reporting to the Head of Risk, the Senior Risk Manager will manage a team of 5 risk professionals across 2 European sites, with the support of a Risk Manager and will lead the implementation and maintenance of the Global Risk Control Management Framework.


Responsibilities of the Senor Risk Manager:

  • Ensure a complete suite of MI is available across the organisation
  • Supporting the annual and interim ICAAP programme and reporting the outcome of this activity to the Risk & Audit Committees and the UK Board.
  • Oversee the submission of accurate risk management regulatory returns e.g. Pillar 3 statements


Background of the Senior Risk Manager:

  • Significant previous experience in a senior risk management role
  • Detailed knowledge of FCA (including SYSC, COLL, CASS and COBs), ICAAP, AML and DPA requirements.
  • Professional or industry qualification such as IOR, CISI, IMC.
  • Excellent knowledge of industry risk management best practice.
  • Experience of developing and implementing management policies and processes.


This is a great opportunity to join a global organisation at an exciting time in their development, leading the development and implementation of an evolving risk management framework within a market leading firm.


If you have the relevant experience, contact Chris Wilson on 0141 648 9413 for a confidential chat.


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Business Manager – Governance, Risk & Compliance

Chris Wilson

Based in our Glasgow office, Chris has been a part of the Meraki Talent team since 2015. Chris manages a team of GRC recruitment specialists servicing Scotland's fast-growing risk & compliance market. He works with top-tier banks, life companies, wealth managers and fund managers to source top risk and compliance talent. Chris started his recruitment career after graduating in 2010 with a degree in Statistics from the University of Glasgow.