Risk Manager, Enterprise Risk

  • Sector: LMA UK Credit, Risk and Quantitative
  • Contact: Nikolai Balzer
  • Contact Email: jobs@lmarecruitment.com
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
  • Expiry Date: 29 October 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH188414_1632922519

Risk Manager, Enterprise Risk & Frameworks
Our client, a large & prominent law firm is currently hiring an Enterprise Risk Manager to compliment the existing growing team.
This would be an ideal opportunity for someone from a Big 4 Consulting Firm at ideally Manager level who is looking to make the move into industry as the role is very broad with senior stakeholder interaction to Chairman level.

  • Develop and maintain the enterprise risk management framework to ensure consistent adherence and application across the Firm.
  • Engage with all business and operational areas across the International Firm to identify and assess their individual risks and controls.
  • Manage and develop a centralised risk register system to capture and report all identified risks and controls.
  • Define and report business-relevant Key Risk Indicators and metrics to quantify and monitor the level of risk exposure over time.
  • Develop dedicated risk reporting MI for the senior governance forums of The Firm including the Executive, Board and Risk Committee.
  • Develop and assess the risk appetite and tolerance of The Firm in line with the Executive and Board.
  • Establish the internal processes, templates and artefacts of the new Risk Management team for The Firm.
  • Work in a collaborative manner with both the Risk & Internal Audit and Information Security & Resilience teams to ensure a consistent approach to risk management, internal controls and assurance is maintained throughout The Firm.


  • A risk management professional with direct advisory or audit experience from either a Big 4 Accounting Firm or Management Consultancy; minimum 5 years experience.
  • Experience in the development and implementation of enterprise risk management frameworks
  • Practical knowledge and experience of enterprise risk management methodologies, including risk identification, analysis, mitigation, monitoring and reporting.
  • Experience in the application and continuous development of risk management systems and registers.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, skilled at compiling risk reports and presentations.
  • Experience of working effectively with cross-functional areas within a matrix structure.
  • Be a self-starter who is able to work on their own initiative as well as being part of a team.
  • A relationship builder able to influence a diverse stakeholder group across international locations.
  • Possesses a high level of commercial acumen and analytical skills.
  • Comfortable operating in ambiguous situations, demonstrating a flexible and collaborative working style.
  • High level of professionalism and personal accountability.