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IT Risk Manager

    Job Details

  • Contract type:full-time
  • Published on: 16/02/2012 11:34
Interested in this job? Apply for it directly or give us a call if you have any questions. 
You can reach us at +31(0) 642 619 177

What you'll do
Your primary focus will be to help ensure the IT (Operational) risks are
identified and appropriate controls are in place to mitigate. This key role
presents a great opportunity for the right individual to drive forward and
take IT and automated trading related risk management to the next level in
a very technology focused company.

Role responsibilities include:
Identify, assess and monitor the company's current and emerging IT
Risks (e.g. automated trading risk, Information Security etc.);
< Work closely with the business to help define an IT Risk
framework, help ensure the control framework is fit for purpose and
actions are in place to improve where necessary;
< Establish strong relationships with the IT & Trading business
areas and wider company infrastructure in order to better understand
the risk profile;
< Preparation and presentation of high quality IT (Operational)
Risk reports and analysis to Senior Management and business areas;
< Proactively identify, capture and evaluate operational risk
incidents Lead risk assessments and review of new project change
initiatives to help the business manage their operational risk
< Contribute to the development/enhancements of the Operational
Risk framework including Expected Loss, Key Risk Scenarios, Risk
Metrics and longer term Operational Risk Strategy;
< Work in partnership with the control areas (Compliance, Internal
Audit) to deliver appropriate risk, governance and control;
< Seek to promote a culture of awareness of IT (Operational) Risk
throughout the company.

What you'll need
< University degree in Information Technology, Business (Finance)
Engineering, Technology Management, Computer Science or equivalent;
< At least 3 years relevant experience within IT or Risk in a
financial organization (preferably Trading / Asset Management);
< Strong knowledge of Risk Management / Business Analysis
activities and techniques;
< Knowledge of IT-processes, IT organization, IT security and IT
< Excellent communication and relationship management skills;
< Hands-on mentality and ability to multitask;
< Result-driven attitude;
< Affinity for a trading or finance environment.

If you are interested in this role and you would like to discuss further,
please contact Patrick Bluekens at +31 642 619 177 or mail your CV to,