- Published: Thursday, 07 December 2017 09:19
Location: UK, Glasgow
Company: Hymans Robertson
The Risk function is key to supporting the Board, the Executive and the business to ensure that they effectively direct the strategic direction and development of the relevant risk policies, risk governance framework, risk culture and risk systems / controls towards meeting best market practice, and where relevant best regulatory practice standards. The Risk function reports to the Board through the Finance and Operations Director and functionally works closely alongside the Compliance function.
The key priorities of the Risk function is to develop, deliver and complete the mainstream Annual Risk Plan in accordance with appropriate Board, regulatory and business expectations. The delivery of these key responsibilities is imperative towards the firm effectively and demonstrably managing its risks, within the appropriate firm’s risk appetite and tolerances, in a robust and professional manner.
- To support senior management in the design, development and implementation of its Risk Strategy and to lead on the planning and oversight of the delivery of the firm’ Annual Risk Plan.
- To provide effective risk / regulatory assurance and reporting to senior management to ensure all key risk deliverables are successfully completed.