BNY Mellon Risk Management Manager in London, United Kingdom

Team Description: (Overview of the team)

BNY Mellon’s risk management framework ensures that all material risks in each business line are defined, understood, and effectively managed by well-designed policies and controls, and that an organizational structure is in place to provide oversight in managing such risks and other strategic concerns.

  • Job Purpose: (What the job role involves)*

The Risk Management Manager will have responsibility for helping to formulate, coordinate and maintain an effective risk framework for EMEA, encompassing all products and services offered by the company within the region. Based in London or Manchester the incumbent will serve within the EMEA Risk Framework team and will report directly to the Head of Risk Framework EMEA. This role will require the incumbent to collaborate with senior stakeholders including the global Risk team and business line risk managers within the EMEA region.

  • Responsibilities: (Key parts to the job role)*

  • To assist in the ownership of the Risk framework, methodology and requirements for EMEA, supplementing global policy where required.

  • To assist in the development of common procedures and processes for EMEA to drive consistent application of the Risk Framework across business lines/legal entities.

  • To help oversee the implementation of elements of the Risk framework in EMEA, coordinating the execution of elements as required e.g. risk register, emerging risks, risk appetite.

  • To help execute elements of the Risk framework as required e.g. facilitating scenario analysis.

  • To help ensure that all regulatory requirements for the Risk framework are incorporated in EMEA policy and processes.

  • Help to define best practice on Risk framework related matters and work with the lob and LE risk managers to support them in executing for their lobs/LE.

  • Help to assess all local regulation and regulatory action on Risk framework matters, and support the communication of the effect on our businesses.

  • Collaborate with management on formulating and developing the Risk framework to drive better execution of strategy and decision-making with regards to risk issues.

  • Help develop, coordinate and provide Risk framework related training.

  • Special projects as determined by the Head of Risk Framework EMEA.


  • Requirements; (what we are looking for)*

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to gain confidence of senior management and challenge the status quo, as appropriate

  • Good problem solving and analytical skills

  • Ability to work independently, has initiative and self-motivated is essential

  • Knowledge of risk management, economic issues and regulatory environment; financial services / banking, investment services highly preferred

  • Strong Excel skills are desired but not essential

  • Proven track record of delivering

  • Direct relevant work experience is preferred but not essential, including Operational Risk Management, audit and / compliance

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Risk and Compliance provide risk and compliance services across all BNY Mellon businesses. Organizationally, Risk and Compliance includes the following groups: Risk Management, Compliance, Global Corporate Security, Information Risk Management and Global Business Continuity. Risk Management oversees and delivers risk services and ensures new business risks are reviewed and approved. Risk Management is organized through Chief Risk Offices for each core business and critical operation. Risk managers provide shared support to BNY Mellon for operational risk services for Global Corporate Trust, Depositary Receipts, Treasury Services and Global Operations in EMEA. Compliance helps ensure BNY Mellon's businesses maintain appropriate processes to comply with applicable laws, regulations, BNY Mellon policies and ethics. This is accomplished through business- and business partner-specific teams of professionals, under centralized global management.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

  • Primary Location:* United Kingdom-Greater London-London

  • Job:* Audit/Compliance/Risk

  • Internal Jobcode:* 50019

  • Organization:* Risk-HR06016

  • Requisition Number:* 1615453

Category: Audit/Compliance/Risk