Head of Operational Risk

  • Location

    Frankfurt , Germany

  • Sector:

    Risk Management

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  • Salary:

    €90.000 -110.000 + Performance bonus %

  • Contact:

    Meisy Jango'an

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Meisy Jango'an

Head of Operational Risk 


  • Set up the operational risk department 
  • Oversee all aspects of risk control, ensuring that business is conducted within the operational risk
  • Ensure the risk department is in line with regulatory requirements and market standards.
  • Minimum 5+ years experience in financial sector; trading, fintech or management consultancy 
  • Bachelor degree/diploma 
  • Operational risk management 
  • Min. 2 years stakeholders management 
  • Highly motivated, driven and able to work alone and in a team 
  • Must be fluent in German and English  (native level)
  • Knowledge and experience in Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment Process (ICAAP)
  • Review of stress testing and risk frameworks
  • Experience in compliance with prudential regulations

We aim to be an equal opportunity recruiter and we are determined to ensure that no applicant receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements.