IRB Model Standards & Control Governance Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Phoebe Cheung

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    PCH - Risk_1610962605

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:



  • enhance existing policy and standards, develop model risk appetite framework, and common lexicon and terminology standards.
  • Acting as a model risk policy and standards expert across IRB Wholesale Credit risk model.
  • Drawing the requisite information from FLOD/ SLOD stakeholders and translating complex methodologies into high quality easily digestible policy and standards.
  • Management of an iterative policy and standards review, challenge and approval process across multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Ensuring best practice standards adhered for all model risk policy and standards.


  • Expert understanding of IRB / Wholesale Credit Risk methodologies and best practice techniques
  • Very strong knowledge of the external environment - regulatory, political, competitors etc.
  • Strong policy and standards writing background
  • Business analysis, requirements gathering and design techniques
  • (5+ years) Wholesale Credit Risk model policy and standards authoring experience
  • Strong stakeholder management/ interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrable ability to translate complex modelling techniques into high quality, coherent policy and standards appropriate for a diverse audience
  • Understanding of relevant regulatory requirements in respect to IRB / Wholesale Credit Risk model
  • Strong experience in a process orientated project environment; ability to work as part of a tightly focussed project delivery team
  • Strong record of delivery; ability to work under pressure in delivery of projects with tight deadlines
  • Superior English language skills (verbal and written)

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