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Risk Jobs in London

Risk professionals still in demand in London

Despite the general economic uncertainty, new jobs for risk professionals are being created daily in London. There are two main reasons for this. London is home to the City of London with its huge concentration of major retail and investment banks, financial services groups, consultancies and other support services businesses. The combined diversity and concentration of financial sector businesses in London means that it is highly unlikely that all businesses will cease recruiting at the same time and vacancies and career progression will continue to be available.

Additionally, the reputational damage caused by the sub-prime lending crisis and subsequent credit crunch is making companies re-assess their risk management infrastructures. Given this background, and the pending debates at both an industry and government level about the future of corporate governance in the financial sector, it is unlikely that the capability of risk departments will be reduced.

For up to date information on the current risk management recruitment market, including latest salary information, visit Risk Management Mid Year Market Report 2012.


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Audit Manager
  • Location New York, NY
  • Salary $Commensurate with experience$
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking
  • Description We are working with a Tier 1 Global Banking business to find a VP Credit Risk Audit Manager to join their high performing team in New York.   Please note: while the COVID-19 crisis continues
IT Audit Manager
  • Location Washington DC
  • Salary $Commensurate with experience
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking , Other Financial Services
  • Description We are working with a top tier US financial services business to find an IT Audit Manager to join their growing technology group in Washington DC. The IT Audit Manager is a critical part of the team
Senior Security Systems Engineer (Security Clearance Required)
  • Location Washington D.C
  • Salary $150,000 - $200,000
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Corporate Security, Resilience , Intelligence , Privacy/Data Protection, Technology Risk, Information Security , Public Sector
  • Description Job Description: Barclay Simpson is seeking a Security Systems Engineer who wants to work on a new agile DevSecOp project in an IC DoD customer space.  This role provides, implements
Internal Audit Director
  • Location Washington DC
  • Salary $Commensurate with experience
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Other Financial Services
  • Description Our client is a leading global financial services business financial services business with services across retail banking, commercial lending and capital markets
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