Senior Risk Manager

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

Senior Risk Manager
Permanent
Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Edinburgh

Meraki Talent are currently recruiting on behalf of a global Platform provider seeking an experienced Risk professional to join 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.

The Senior Risk Manager will manage a team of risk professionals, with the support of a Risk Manager, and focus on the client facing requirements of the team, playing an integral part of the client facing service of the firm.

Responsibilities of the Senor Risk Manager:

  • Manage a team to successfully deliver the firm’s Global Risk & Control Framework
  • Develop and deliver the Global Risk & Control Framework across European sites
  • Development and maintenance of effective relationships with regulatory bodies
  • Support customer facing risk committees
  • Provide assurance on the standards of risk management through regular reporting to the CRO and relevant governance committees

Background of the Senior Risk Manager:

  • Knowledge of FCA (including SYSC, COLL, CASS and COBs), AML and DPA requirements.
  • Excellent knowledge of banking, insurance and asset management.
  • Experience in a senior risk management role, ideally within a platform environment.
  • Related professional qualifications such as CISI, IMC or IOR.
  • Experience working in 2nd Line Risk. 

This is a great opportunity to join a global organization at an exciting time in their development. 

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.