The main purpose of the position is to be the lead person responsible for all IT Governance globally for credit and market risk within capital markets. (Operational Risk IT is covered by a separate team.) This is a Group level, 2LOD, global role with a dotted line into the CIO and a direct reporting line into the Head of IT Governance & Strategy.
Duties will include:
Defining the principles of IT governance.
Controlling all IT risks.
Deploying governance at both "bank wide" and "risk team" levels.
Identifying the correct people to capture the governance.
Coordinating initiatives related to IT governance.
Ensuring that senior management (one level down from Board level) are prepared for various meetings and committees with regards to IT governance for capital markets risk.
Managing intergroup agreements/SLAs.
Monitoring performance (KPIs; progress against strategy; et cetera).
The primary need is to hire someone who understands IT governance from an investment banking perspective. Candidates need not be experts in financial products or in non-IT risk management.
Demonstrable IT knowledge (risk systems; technical environments; organisational).
Project management experience.
Excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language.
Understanding of investment banking trading environments and the IT required for these.
Willingness, and ability, to work autonomously as well as in a team.
Desire to work for the same company for many years.
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Vennbridge is an employment agency in response to this posting. Vennbridge's client is a leading investment bank. For further information, see www.vennbridge.com
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