Operational Risk Analyst

Operational Risk Analyst

Why is our Operational Risk team the next step for you?

The FinTech sector is rapidly evolving. To remain as the market leader it is essential that we have a robust, risk and control framework in place that supports our growth. That’s where you come in!

Our risk function supports business growth through risk based decision making ensuring that Worldpay achieves their operational aims and objectives. Join our Risk specialists in a complex, dynamic FTSE 100 Business. Support the development, implementation and continuous improvement of the Group's Operational Risk framework.

How will you add value on a day to day basis?

You’ll support a wide range of business functions to maintain their Operational Risk business model and control environment, acting as an escalation point for the business on risk issues. Through conducting strategic analysis and reviews you will help to identify training needs and opportunities for process improvements across the business. You’ll provide advice and guidance on change to ensure controls are documented, effective, and in line with regulatory requirements and industry good practice. We will provide training and support to develop you into a subject matter expertise within Operational Risk Framework.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

Ideally, you’ll have at least 1 to 2 years demonstrable experience in Operational Risk. General knowledge of other Risk disciplines such as (Regulatory, Fraud and Credit) would be beneficial particularly an appreciation of how these impact on business performance.

You will have experience reviewing and analysing complex information, understanding issues and pro-actively finding solutions to drive best practice.

As this role requires a large amount of interaction with stakeholders you must have solid communication and interpersonal skills and confidence to manage difficult conversations, both internally and externally.  

You will have a high level of commercial acumen and be able to work in a fast-paced changing environment. Lastly, we are looking for smart, spirited and supportive people who are passionate about our customers and strive to do the right things the right way.

How is Worldpay changing the world?

We are leaders in modern money. Each and every time you use your debit card or credit card to pay for something, whether online or face-to-face, there’s a good chance it happened because of us. On an annual basis our innovations, systems and technology enable billions of money transactions globally. Working with customers large and small, we help them to take your payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process.

This role can be based in Manchester or Gateshead. 


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Manchester / England

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Permanent- Full-time


October 5, 2017