Governance & Risk Director – Private Banking

Altus Search
01 May 2018
01 Jun 2018
Ref: 832ASI
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a leading global private bank is looking for a Governance & Risk Director to support the Private Banking business. The individual would ensure that the internal control environment is accordance with the firm’s standards.

Duties Include:

  • Build and manage a governance framework that supports all local jurisdictional requirements to meet local regulatory and group requirements.
  • Work closely with Regulatory Compliance to ensure that the Private Bank is compliant with existing laws and regulations.
  • Ensure key controls are captured and that operational issues with key controls are escalated to Senior Managers.
  • Implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators.
  • Contributing to the improvement of relevant policies and procedures.
  • Ensure all governance procedures, contractual arrangements fully support the business requirements working with legal, risk, compliance and business.
  • Understand the Operational Risk scenarios associated with the role and act in a manner that takes account of operational risk considerations.
  • Provide leadership and assist in driving a compliance culture across the business.
  • Ensure that the minimum standards within the Private Banking are implemented.

The preferred candidate will ideally have Compliance and Risk or Audit background gained within Private Banking or Wealth Management. You will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills to deal with Senior Management in United Kingdom and Abroad.  

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your C.V. via the form below or call on +44 20 7430 1831 for a confidential discussion.

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in the company. The company does not discriminate by race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Altus Search Ltd is acting as an employment agency in relation to this role.

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