A top American investment bank in the NY area is looking to hire a Senior Vice President to their Risk Framework and Policies team. This team supports the bank at an Enterprise level, and will be accountable for delivering the end-to-end design, updates and reviews of the firm's risk governance framework, designing and supporting the adoption of firm-wide risk governance standards across all lines of defense, and coordinating and working with senior management and team leads to cascade firm-wide risk governance principles.
The ideal candidate will have 10+ years of experience in the Financial Services industry, proven experience in driving their own books of business and delivering against firm-wide, cross-risk initiatives, and excellent communication skills to build key relationships with internal stakeholders and clients.
Lead end-to-end design, update and challenge the firm's risk governance framework which will require building internal relationships with internal stakeholders
Lead framework enhancements and updates as the regulatory environment changes
Design and support firm-wide risk governance standards across all lines of defense
Lead and support the implementation of risk governance policies across the business
7+ years of experience in the financial services industry, preferably in a role that requires superior critical thinking, problem solving and excellent communication skills
Bachelors or Advanced degree(s) with an analytical focus (e.g., finance, business administration, organizational design, etc.)
Proven experience in driving own book of work and delivering against firm-wide, cross-risk initiatives
Adept at building relationships with key stakeholders and influencing, negotiating and developing consensus to drive change
Good working knowledge of regulatory expectations and industry best practices in risk governance and related areas