• Location
    • London
  • Date Posted
  • May. 17, 2021
  • Function
  • Finance
  • Sector
  • Financial Services

As a member of a small team you will have an exciting opportunity to see the whole picture and help everywhere. This role is one of the first in the Wealth and Trading Risk  team and sits in the Revolut UK risk management function to lead the implementation of the risk management framework including governance structures, operational and capital risk management. In the early days, the role will help build the business and support the new leadership team.

What you’ll be doing

  • Build, Identify, assess, document and regularly review risks
  • Design, implement and test controls
  • Develop and test key procedures
  • Create and review key risk indicators
  • Create and monitor risks against limits, produce reporting
  • Develop, implement and manage risk policies, risk procedures, key risk indicators and risk appetite statement metrics tracking
  • Contribute to the ICAAP exercise
  • Contribute to regulatory reporting obligations
  • Support the monitoring of compliance with the Risk Appetite Statement
  • Lead various projects to uplift the risk management capability for Revolut Trading
  • Assist the preparation of risk committee meeting agendas, materials lists, attendee lists, and presenter rosters
  • Review risk committee materials for quality control
  • Assist in compiling final risk committee meeting materials packages for distribution to committee members in advance of meetings
  • Support the maintenance of detailed, accurate records of committee dates, attendance, materials, actions, and approvals
  • Managing policies and procedures

What you’ll need

  • 2:1 degree from a top university & at least 5 years of work experience in Risk Management in financial services;
  • Experience in Operational Risk Management;
  • Experience in ICAAP exercises;
  • Previous examples of practically interpreting and organising complexity;
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Organisational and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail

A little about us…When Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate. Launching into 2020 with 10 million Personal customers and over a quarter of a million Business customers only reinforced our belief in the vast need across the world for better financial services. As our customer base has boomed in the last year, we’ve expanded our team to match that growth. We started 2019 with several hundred employees; we closed it out with 2000.

What we’re looking for…Revolut is being scaled up by people all around the world who share our vision. We’re looking for people who align with our four core values: we Never Settle, we Get It Done because we Think Deeper and we’re Stronger Together. You’re the kind of person who wants to join a community of forward-thinking people, all personally and professionally invested in Revolut’s mission. You thrive in a collaborative space where everyone’s learning from each other, and learning fast. We believe in empowering our Revoluters in their work, giving them autonomy and ownership of what they do. We want everyone at Revolut to own their story and their successes - working with us means you’re not just another cog in the machine.

The benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Biannual discretionary performance bonus (equity)
  • All the latest tech you need
  • Roll with a free Revolut Metal subscription
  • Pension plan
  • Private health insurance
  • Start the day properly with fresh fruit and cereals
  • Rest up with 29 days’ holiday per year
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