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Operational Risk Manager

Job Reference: RS1102

Job Title: Operational Risk Manager

Location: Europe

Area: Other

Role: Operations&Logistics, Other, Research & Analysis, Risk Management

Redstone Legal, Risk & Compliance Search focus on offering 360° search solutions across the globe for our prestigious client base. With our competitive coverage of Banks, Private Banks, Boutiques, Family Offices, Hedge Funds, Producers, Trading Houses, Brokerages, FinTechs and more; Redstone Legal, Risk & Compliance Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Legal, Risk & Compliance Search are working with an international corporate and investment bank looking to acquire an Operations Risk Manager to join its team in Zurich.


Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Develop policies, procedures and an Incident Reporting and Response system to address operational risk incidents.
  • Monitor the banks operational risk management and maintain risk standards in line with Swiss and Basel regulatory requirements.
  • Responsible for internal control and issuing reports, whilst acting as Basel III subject matter expert for operational risk subjects.
  • Support the risk monitoring processes and the production of risk reporting.
  • Report to Head of Market Risk

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Experience with risk management regulations: CSSF Circulation, Basel III, CRD IV
  • University Graduate with 5 -10 years’ experience as an operational risk analyst or internal control within financial institutions.
  • Strong Communication skills, strong English verbal and written skills is essential, fluency in German or Russian is advantageous.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment.
  • Located in Zurich, or willing to relocate to Zurich (EU Passport or valid work permit).


For all positions based in Switzerland, Redstone Legal, Risk & Compliance Search works with their licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH. All candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.