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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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Information Security Officer (Americas)
  • Location West Virginia
  • Salary Competitive
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Cyber Security / Resilience
  • Description Information Security Officer – Information Security, Cyber Risk, Compliance, Business Outsourcing, Permanent, West Virginia, Columbus, Pittsburgh   Our leading business process outsourcing
VP Audit Manager
  • Location Tampa, Florida
  • Salary $Competitive Package$
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Internal Audit, Treasury
  • Description A VP Audit Manager is required to focus on Treasury & Liquidity Audits within a large capital markets and investment banking organization.
IT Audit Manager - Global Bank
  • Location New York
  • Salary Highly competitive hourly rate
  • Job type Contract/Temp
  • Sector Banking
  • Description An IT Audit Manager is required for a 6 month contract for a global banking group who required expertise to lead application / integrated audits aligned to their Corporate Functions business
VP - Senior IT Audit Manager, Asset Management
  • Location Manhattan, New York
  • Salary $150,000 - $175,000 per annum + bonus
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Asset Management/Funds
  • Description A Senior IT Audit Manager is required for one of the worlds leading and largest Asset Management firms in the world. This is a technical role where you will lead technical audits covering
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