Group Risk & Controls Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £80,000 - £100,000

  • Contact:

    Tom Wade

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  • Job ref:

    TW - GRCM

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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​Altum are pleased to have partnered with a Technology driven Advertising organisation looking for a Group Risks & Controls Manager. This is an opportunity for a senior candidate to lead the development of an in-house risk and controls function of a fast growing company. You’ll lead and perform risk management activities that support the organisations ability to build value for investors, serve the needs of our clients (brands and publishers) and support the business in meeting its regulatory obligations and standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop a risk management framework and deploy across the business to gain awareness and adherence with controls

  • Create a controls matrix (company-wide and specific to departments) at a global level

  • Improve the organisation’s understanding and oversight of risks to support a risk-aware culture and drive risk ownership with business and process owners

  • Appropriately identify and raise key risks with relevant members of senior management

  • Project manage any required risks and controls certifications / accreditations

  • Perform comprehensive research, fact gathering and analysis of country or business level risks and changes in the business or external environment

  • Produce key docs with internal stakeholders regarding risks and control policy

  • Coordinate with key external stakeholders (e.g. IPO readiness advisors) on risk and control topics

Key Skills

  • Qualified, ideally ACA, with 6+ years experience

  • Experience with developing and deploying a risks and controls function

  • Strong technical background in risk management (preferably with appropriate qualifications)

  • Experience of complex project management: following, reporting, coordination of multiple stakeholders, etc

  • Understanding of obligations of listed companies