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AVP Operational Resilience

  • Location: New York, NY
  • Salary: $200,000
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 1954732
  • Sector: Resilience , Operational Risk
Job Description

Barclay Simpson is representing the Head of Risk at a reputable bank that is currently looking for an AVP of Operational Resilience. This position will be based in Manhattan and reporting into the VP of Operational Resilience. 



·         Planning, co-coordinating and conducting in-depth, independent assessments of operational resilience plans including assessments of business applications, systems and processes according to an established risk management framework.

·         Assesses the comprehensiveness and effectiveness of first line risk management.

·         Identify operational resiliency risks, including technology and cyber risks, and develop recommendations to mitigate operational risks to critical business services.

·         Performing an analysis of both quantitative and qualitative data to identify key risk themes.

·         Develop an analytical reporting structure for analysis of key dependencies to critical services and program reporting dashboards for senior management and stakeholders

·         Manage the program governance activities and development of program documentation/procedures/policies

·         Lead the program updates and reviews with senior management, stakeholders and program sponsors

·         Flexibility to work well both as an individual and as part of a team

·         Strong prioritization, planning and time management skills



·         Minimum 5 years of experience in IT Risk Management, Business Continuity Management, Cyber Security, Information Security or related operational risk management function.

·         Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Science, Technology or relevant field

·         Demonstrates considerable technical knowledge of operational risk management, operational resilience, cyber security, data protection, IT Risk, Business Continuity Management or IT Audit/Compliance.

·         Proven experience presenting to senior, C-level stakeholders.

·         A broad understanding of global financial business activities such as Markets and Trading, Payment Services, Investment Banking and Consumer Banking.

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