Robert Half Finance & Accounting VP Operational RIsk in New York, New York

Robert Half Financial Services is recruiting for a VP of Operational Risk for a Bank located in NYC. Our client is looking for an experienced Senior Operational Risk Analyst with strong investment product knowledge to join our team to help design and deploy a common ORM framework and drive a consistent risk management approach in the 1st line of defense to identify, assess, manage and report operational risks across the banks lines of business. Responsibilities

  • Provide expert advice and counsel as a Key Risk Officer monitoring the various operational risk stripes to provide oversight and credible challenge of the 1st line control environment

  • Collaborate with the business to develop Key Risk and Key Performance Indicators covering the non-financial key risk domains defined in the ORM framework

  • Assist in the deployment of RSA Archer as the enterprise Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) ORM solution

  • Review Risk Control Self-Assessment results conducted by the 1st line to assess whether the proper risks are identified and to verify the effectiveness of the control environment

  • Assist in the design and implementation of operational risk reporting solutions that are relevant, impactful, timely and user friendly; automated where possible The VP of Operational Risk role is located in NYC so please only apply if you are able to travel to this location, and have relevant recent experience. The salary is flexible dependent on experience, however the initial range is $130-160k base plus discretionary bonus. If your profile matches the above criteria please contact me on

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Req ID: 02944-9501250269

Functional Role: Account Executive/Staffing Manager

Country: USA

State: NY

City: New York

Postal Code: 10017

Compensation: $130,000.00 to $160,000.00 per year


  • Eligible to work in the US

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree

  • Financial services industry experience

  • Strong knowledge of Investment Banking and Capital Markets products required

  • 5-10 years of risk management, compliance, or audit experience

  • 2-5 years of operational risk management framework experience desirable

  • Practical knowledge of risk reporting and development of key risk indicators

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • High motivated, self-directed individual with the ability to work independently

  • Strong project management capabilities with ability to multi-task

  • Working knowledge of GRC software solutions

  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements for the financial services industry

  • Collaborative team player and relationship builder

  • Exemplary business ethics

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills