Global Head of Risk Reporting, ED (1208048) London, England


Job title: Global Head of Risk Reporting
Corporate Title: Executive Director
Department: Risk
Location: London

Role Description:


This is a Director level role responsible for all matters related to financial risk reporting jointly to the Credit Risk & Market Risk COOs.


Key responsibilities of this role includes but is not limited to:


  • Ownership & delivery of the Risk Reporting strategy to enhance & ensure the Risk reporting framework delivers timely, accurate & relevant MI for all stakeholders.
  • Builds & develops the Global risk reporting team by instilling a positive delivery focused culture.
  • Design, develop & deliver global reporting standards
  • Challenge and provide input into the Board and Risk Committee decks to ensure a clear and simplified representation of information for senior management
  • Design, build, document and maintain strong governance & oversight of the risk reporting processes.
  • Represent Risk reporting across various global projects & initiatives ensuring reporting requirements are considered & delivered upon.
  • Ownership of the relationship between risk reporting & 3LOD control functions, this role will be the key conduit between ORM, internal & external audit on all reporting matters, responsible for existing controls & delivery of any remediation plans.
  • Ownership of the relationship between Risk IT to ensure the reporting strategy is delivered upon by improvement of the Risk technology stack including the build out of self-service tools for Risk Officers.
  • Ownership of the daily BAU risk reporting production, working closely with production support & IT partners to manage and resolve issues if required.
  • Support & co-ordinate regulatory responses across regions
  • Ownership of the risk reporting policies & procedures.
  • Close interaction with the heads of market and credit risk proactively supporting & contributing to ad-hoc tasks as needed.


The successful candidate will:


  • Have experience of data modelling & key technology reporting concepts, including a familiarity with modern data visualization tools E.g. Business Objects, Power BI, Alteryx, Tableau, Python etc.
  • Have good Market & Credit Risk domain knowledge
  • Be proactive with a hands on approach and ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Have the ability to work well under pressure and multitask
  • Have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and maintain constructive working relationships.
  • Have experience leading & managing teams across multiple locations remotely.
  • Be able to critically analyse processes, procedures and policies in order to identify, propose and implement necessary enhancements.
  • Have strong written, presentation & communication skills. Being able to clearly articulate the key messages to a busy management team is crucial.

The following skills are desirable:


  • Regulatory experience, for example engagement on regulatory attestations, letters and ad-hoc information requests.
  • Experience with managing large and complex projects which consider both technology and business operating model change.