Senior Risk Manager new

Prior experience or interest in cryptocurrencies. As a Risk Manager you will set up and take ownership for the risk management department, building its…...

A fast expanding Cryptocurrency fintech in London with a global presence is looking to hire a Senior Risk Professional to take ownership for the development and embedding of their risk management capability , defining risk management processes, monitoring the risk profile of the business and drive recruitment as the function expands.

This business has just secured its second bout of investments, and with this,is rapidly growing their business capabilities in the UK.

As a Risk Manager you will set up and take ownership for the risk management department, building its functionality from the ground up , looking at risk principles such as Business, Operational, Counterparty, Liquidity, FX and Cryptocurrency based risks as part of the set up of the business framework and risk appetite.


Key duties in the Senior Risk Manager role will include:

  • Take ownership for and define risk management processes across Operational, Liquidity, Credit and Business risk, ensuring its effective embedding into the designed framework.
  • Monitoring the risk profile of the business and identifying risks across the business.
  • Design and implement reporting processes to monitor and manage risks, and to interface with other related departments such as compliance or finance.
  • Recruit and bolster out the wider risk team as the depart grows with the company

A successful application in the Senior Risk Manager role will include:

  • Proven track record of success within financial services (Trading or trading operations experience highly preferred)
  • Investment or securities -related certifications would be an added bonus.
  • Deep understanding of trade life-cycle and related operations, as well as exposure to the entire trade life cycle.
  • Trade exposure understanding at every stage of life-cycle.
  • Demonstrable experience in risk identification and mitigation across Operational, Liquidity and Credit Risk.
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate with a range of teams including front office, finance, compliance, engineering and operations
  • Prior experience or interest in cryptocurrencies.
  • Proactive , out the box thinker, who is versatile and adaptable.
  • Leadership experience.
  • Basic understanding of Blockchain technology

Should you meet the requirements and are looking for a challenging opportunity , please click to apply!

A fast expanding Cryptocurrency fintech in London with a global presence is looking to hire a Senior Risk Professional to take ownership for the development and embedding of their risk management capability , defining risk management processes, monitoring the risk profile of the business and drive …