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If you are a Senior Technology controls or Risk specialist looking for a lead role within a global corporation, then please apply below.

Commutable distance from Rugby, Milton Keynes, Bedford, Kettering and Northampton areas.

About you:

Proven IT Risk or IT Audit experience within an IT environment at a large corporate group.
Technical knowledge of applications within banking or financial services company and/or infrastructure within a large corporate.
Understanding of regulatory requirements ie eg : PCI DSS, Card Scheme Requirements

You will:

Manage audits, including planning and delivery,
Build relationships with senior clients
Developing individuals and teams
Be a high performer
Possess a professional qualifications e.g. CISA, CISM, CISSP, CRISC and a degree
Knowledge of emerging products and technology controls.

Please apply here to be considered for the role with Fleet Search & Selection Ltd

Are you a market risk professional who is looking to leverage your skills and knowledge in a different discipline with varied exposure? Or perhaps you already possess a combination of both market risk and Audit experience looking for a new challenge in a top tier investment bank with long term career growth opportunity?

Our client, a global investment bank with an enviable reputation are looking for a Market Risk Auditor who is technically astute, intelligent and personable to join their specialist market risk audit team. This role would suit individuals who are well versed in market risk process and have an appreciation for risks and process controls looking for more variety and challenges. Equally, it would suit an auditor who has a good working knowledge of market risk, understanding of investment banking products looking to strengthen their technical skills, conduct deep dive assessment and an opportunity to add real value to a business.

Due to the size and stature of the organisation, there is certainly plenty of opportunity for internal mobility, upward progression and continuous learning and development, you will also be supported by your peers and senior management who have a wealth of knowledge and expertise within market risk audit, many of whom have come from a traditional market risk background.

Responsibilities:

  • Contributing to the Market Risk Audit team’s enterprise-wide coverage and play a key part in the team’s development of audit process improvement
  • Conducting audits from planning through to completion, acting as subject matter expert for risk, valuation, derivatives
  • Responsible for delivering audit reviews of global markets’ portfolios focusing on market risk & valuations
  • Providing Market Risk subject matter expertise to the wider audit group
  • Continuous monitoring of the risk environment and assesses the emerging risks in global markets portfolios; Value at Risk estimates, Stress testing results at many different levels of granularity for positions and portfolios in global markets.
  • Coaching junior members in all aspects of the audit process
  • Stakeholder relationship; engaging professional in trading and risk management in frequent dialogue regarding portfolios, markets, positions, liquidity, funding, pricing, valuation

Key Requirements:

  • Degree (minimum BSc/ BA level) with good academic record
  • Ideally audit related qualification for those from an audit background
  • Internal audit experience is desirable BUT NOT ESSENTIAL we are keen to attract MARKET RISK SPECIALISTS who can demonstrate they have the capability to diversify into audit/ have an appreciation for process risk and controls
  • Those from a traditional audit background, must possess good working knowledge of market risk
  • Indepth knowledge of investment banking and associated products
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to manage relationships both within the core team, other business areas and stakeholders at all levels of seniority
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal), especially report writing
  • Capable of undertaking new challenges and tasks even in unfamiliar territories and able to learn quickly
  • Eager for continuous learning and development

IF YOU ARE LOOKING TO:

  • USE YOUR MARKET RISK SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTISE;
  • GAIN CROSS ASSET CLASS EXPERIENCE
  • ADD VALUE TO YOUR CAREER FOR FUTURE LEADERSHIP ROLES
  • PLEASE CONTACT CRAIG PHIPPS AT [email protected] or call on 077955 18881

    For further details or to refer individuals in your network please get in touch for a confidential discussion. Or to apply, please send your CV to [email protected] / 020 7099 7180

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    Key requirements:

    • Degree educated
    • IT Applications controls, must possess automated business controls experience
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    • Strong interpersonal skills, able to build and develop relationships within the team and business stakeholders
    • Excellent communication skills; able to explain challenging technical jargon in clear and concise form
    • Adaptable and flexible mindset

    For further details or to refer individuals in your network please get in touch for a confidential discussion. Or to apply, please send your CV to [email protected] / 0207 099 7180

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    This is an excellent opportunity for a Quant practitioner with models experience in the above areas to gain wider group level exposure and broaden their career options. Qualified Accountants or Internal Auditors with a background in Quant /Models / Modelling within a Wholesale Credit Risk environment will also be considered if they have a strong mathematical grad or post grad education.

    Would you like to manage a team of external auditors that enjoy their work and are seeking direction?

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    If you’re an Audit Manager /Senior Manager looking for a step up from a mid size practice firm or a move away from the Big 4, this group offer excellent career options with good future prospects.

    – You must be a qualified accountant and have high level auditing and accounting experience for SME & large corporate clients.

    – You must also have team management experience and value coaching junior staff and team members,

    – You must have confident communication and presentation skills and be an excellent problem solver.

    Our client is looking for 40 Desktop Support/Network Engineers of varying experience (from junior to senior) for a short term contract based commencing 20 June 2016 and ending any time between 6 – 31 August 2016 to provide end-user support and remote end-user support for desktop users and the network infrastructure as well as technical support for data communications network or group of networks and second line end user support.

    Duties will include the following:
    • Provide general IT support to all users based at the ROC;
    • Provide remote end-user support using remote desktop and other remote control tools.
    • Troubleshoot hardware and software errors;
    • Resolve connectivity issues at the ROC;
    • Setup and configure desktop PC’s to the network;
    • Install application programs requested by the user;
    • Provide laptop support;
    • Re-imaging of desktop computers as required;
    • Basic printer troubleshooting and support;
    • Problem determination and resolution;
    • Liaise with engineers regarding PC, printer and peripheral repairs and call-outs.
    • Switch\Hub maintenance and management at the ROC.
    • Move IT equipment at the ROC.

    Skills Requirements:
    The Desktop Support Technician will work in a team that will be responsible for providing 2nd line support to all end users. S/he will work in conjunction with system administrators, database administrators and external vendor technicians to achieve the support level that is required. The successful individuals will have exposure to the following:
    • Deep skills and experience in desktop support of Microsoft Operating Systems (Windows 7; Windows Vista) and Microsoft applications (Office, Outlook, Internet Explorer, WSUS, etc);
    • Remote end-user support skills
    • It is further recommended that the candidate should have experience in Troubleshooting and problem solving technical issues.
    • Knowledge of HP/Cisco switches and routers;
    • Good documentation skills.
    • Driver’s license

    Should you wish to know more or make application please contact Nana Abukari at [email protected]

    Tier 1 Banks Advisory Firm, London.
    Salary – Up to £40k

    If you are a junior Data Analyst with a hunger for knowledge and skills from a vast variety of Tier 1 banks and also have an interest in Data Governance and Data Management, this is most likely the opportunity to grant all your wishes.

    If this sounds like you and would like to hear more, and possess:

    Essential
    Minimum 2 years’ experience.
    An Undergraduate degree or equivalent with a minimum 2.1 class.
    Coding skills in VBA, SQL.
    Robust and demonstrable understanding of IT general controls and experience performing such audits.
    Technical awareness and auditing experience of common operating systems, financial applications, and underlying databases.
    Evidence of experience in IT auditing and risk management.
    Evidence of experience of preparing and delivering presentations.

    Desirable
    First time passes at each stage of professional exams.
    Professional Accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA)
    Relevant IT audit qualification (CISA,QiCA,CISM etc).
    Awareness and experience in applying recognised IT audit/governance frameworks such as Cobit, ITIL,Prince 2.
    Tableau, Matlab, Qlikview, Power Bi skills.
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    Kindly send an updated CV and contact details to [email protected]

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    Do you possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience selling IT Software and applications Solutions?
    Do you have 5 years’ or more in the Banking/Financial services Industry?
    Are you looking to reinforce your portfolio by generating attractive revenue for a top 4 Management Consultancy through exposure and Managerial responsibilities at all levels?

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    If you possess a minimum of 2 years consultancy experience in offering technology solutions to SME and large clients (across any sector), are educated to Degree level and would like to hear more, kindly send an updated CV and contact details to [email protected]

    Our client is a leading Financial Consultancy Firm with a significant Global and UK presence, and a diverse client base, ranging from large financial institutions to manufacturing, retail, technology, service industries, and public sector.  They are currently seeking to appoint a Manager level post within Business Risk, servicing Public Sector clients, providing input from a risk, assurance and audit perspective.

    The Manager role is central to the running of this department, delivering excellent customer service to your clients, both internal and external.

    Key Role Features

    • Ensure assignments are scheduled and delivered on time and on budget
    • Effectively manage existing client relationships
    • Develop audit committee papers
    • Attend committee meetings and lead client liaison meetings

    Requirements

    • Professional qualification, eg ACA, CA, ACCA etc
    • Risk management experience of internal and external audit
    • Experience of client work in the Public  Sector or Central Government
    • Good business development and communication skills