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Atlanta Area, GA US
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3333 Peachtree Road
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Job Description


The Wholesale Operational Risk Management program is seeking an Operational Risk Consultant to provide the leadership, support and oversight for the Corporate & Investment Banking (CIB) division. The CIB Operational Risk Management Team is responsible for providing the leadership, support and oversight for the CIB division’s operational risk management activities and overall operational risk exposure. The Operational Risk Consultant serves as the risk management expert providing direction, support and meaningful input to ensure effective risk management practices in support of the business’s strategic objectives.


Specific areas of responsibility include:

  • Develop and support management’s execution of efficient risk mitigation strategies
  • Complete process risk and control design reviews and testing to provide effective risk oversight
  • Develop and delivery of effective risk reporting to key stakeholders
  • Assures that adequate processes and procedures are in place to effectively monitor and manage risk
  • Support the identification, assessment and response to address new and emerging risks by
  • identifying and support the use of appropriate tools, resources and active participation in
  • business initiatives
  • Promote awareness of operational risks and related risk management responsibilities through
  • teammate training and effective communication. Ensuring timely and accurate capture of
  • operational risk data


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Business, Economics, Finance, or Accounting, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. 
  • 7 years of work experience including audit, operations, process engineering or risk management
  • Strong knowledge of SOX and other industry-related regulatory requirements, and operational risk concepts. 
  • Professional communications and presentation skills. 
  • Strong relationship management skills. 
  • Demonstrated leadership or management skills. 
  • Solid knowledge of risk management principles and controls, broad-based business practices, and deep understanding of segment/function business processes, with the ability to assess levels of adherence/execution and identify risk/control improvement opportunities.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Corporate (or large commercial) Lending experience
  • MBA or advance degree. 
  • Consulting experience at a corporate level 
  • Experience in the financial services industry
  • Project management skills
  • Strong writing and verbal skills
  • Ability to work within a matrix organization

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