Business Control Analyst, Upstream Risk

London, United Kingdom
Permanent - Full Time
RBS International
Job category
1st Line Controls - Control, Oversight & Assurance
Closing date for applications: 20/03/2023

Our people work differently depending on their jobs and needs. From hybrid working to flexible hours, we have plenty of options that help our people to thrive.

This role is based in the United Kingdom and as such all normal working days must be carried out in the United Kingdom.

Join us as a Business Control Analyst, Upstream Risk

  • This specialist role will see you partnering with the business and Risk function to identify, assess and manage its risks within agreed risk appetite, using the bank’s risk frameworks
  • Within this specialist capacity, you’ll make a vital contribution to driving a generative culture of risk awareness, ensuring the organisation’s strategies are delivered safely, recommending solutions to operations and policy that meet legislative, regulatory or political changes from jurisdictional regulators or standard setters
  • Hone your risk awareness skills and advance your career in this fast-paced and varied role with a firm emphasis on your development

What you'll do

We’ll look to you to be part of the delivery of a robust regulatory risk governance framework in line with the operational risk handbook and the conduct and compliance handbook.

You’ll also support relevant specialist risk activity to maintain the environment certification rating within risk appetite.

Other key responsibilities are to include:

  • Undertaking impact assessments of regulatory changes, including upstream risk and within agreed timescales
  • Engaging SMEs to deliver impact assessments and solution recommendations
  • Assisting in responding to queries from customers and stakeholders promptly within in agreed timelines
  • Providing a clear understanding of customer and stakeholder needs to deliver the most appropriate and fit-for-purpose solution and recommendation that meet regulatory changes
  • Suggesting areas of customer or business focused improvement in their daily processing, and escalating appropriately

The skills you'll need

To be successful in this role you’ll need an understanding of regulatory risk and control assessment as well as good analytical and communication skills, particularly in relation to written communication and summarising documents.

On top of this, you’ll bring:

  • An awareness of changes in trends, policies and regulations relating to the business
  • An understanding of our industry and customers
  • A thorough understanding of products, processes, policies and banking systems
  • The ability to influence at all levels
  • Strong analytical and assessment skills

Salary starting from £32,173.00 to £45,348.00 depending on location and experience

If you need any adjustments to support your application, such as information in alternative formats or special requirements to access our buildings, or if you’re eligible under the Disability Confident Scheme please contact us and we’ll do everything we can to help.