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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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Consultant, AML Compliance Testing
  • Location New York, NY
  • Salary Commensurate hourly rate
  • Job type Contract/Temp
  • Sector Banking, Other Financial Services
  • Description A Compliance Testing and Monitoring consultant is required for a leading global banking group here in New York. This role is as part of a critical new team with a minimum of six months work required
Liquidity Risk Auditor
  • Location New York, NY
  • Salary Commensurate with experience
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Other Financial Services
  • Description An international bank with a large presence in the United States requires a Liquidity Risk Auditor to join their Risk Management audit team in Manhattan. The Associate/AVP auditor will have
VP QA & Professional Practices Audit
  • Location New York, NY
  • Salary Up to $170k + Bonus
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking
  • Description Our client is a leading investment bank undergoing a period of strong growth. As a result they are seeking a VP Audit Manager to lead and manage audits covering Quality Assurance (QA) and Professional
Senior Auditor, Asset Management
  • Location New York, NY
  • Salary Up to $100K + Bonus
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Asset management/Funds
  • Description Our client are a global asset manager who have experienced a period of strong growth and performance. As such they are seeking a Senior Internal Auditor to cover the asset management business here in
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