Commodities and Global Markets EMEA - Operational Risk Manager

Macquarie Group

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Macquarie's Commodities & Global Markets (CGM) Group is seeking to hire an Operational Risk Manager in London to support its growing business in EMEA. Working as part of the global CGM Operational Risk Management team you will work directly with the business to ensure that the key operational risks are being effectively managed and monitored.

The role of the CGM Business Operational Risk Management (BORM) team is to facilitate the continued improvement in processes, controls and operational risk awareness and culture across our businesses. As a member of our business, you will be involved in providing advice on a broad range of risk matters, assessing new product and business initiatives, coordinating with stakeholders and ensuring businesses are operating in a controlled manner; investigating incidents and testing effectiveness of controls and compliance with key policies as required.

We are looking for a candidate with 4-10 years’ experience in Risk Management/Operational Risk in a commodities

trading environment, although alternative experience will be considered. A solid understanding of financial trading and/or physical markets is strongly preferred. Experience in Audit, or Sales and Trading would be considered.

To be successful in this role, it is expected you will have a high achievement drive, with a strong resilience and tenacity. Having an innovative mindset, strong relationship building and collaboration skills, and commitment to integrity are essential.

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Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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About Commodities and Global Markets

In Commodities and Global Markets you will be part of a global business offering capital and financing, risk management, market access, physical execution and logistics solutions to its diverse client base.

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