Commodities and Global Markets Senior Business Operational Risk Manager

Commodities and Global Markets Senior Business Operational Risk Manager
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Macquarie's Commodities & Global Markets (CGM) Group is seeking to hire a Senior Operational Risk Manager in New York City to support its growing business in North America. Working as part of the global CGM Operational Risk Management team you will work directly with the business to ensure that the key operational risks are being effectively managed and monitored.

The role of the CGM Business Operational Risk Management (BORM) team is to facilitate the continued improvement in processes, controls and operational risk awareness and culture across our businesses. As a subject matter expert you will be partnering with the trading desks and leveraging your expertise to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the front to back processes and proactively managing the operational risks.  You would also be involved in providing advice on a broad range of risk matters, assessing new product and business initiatives, investigating incidents and testing effectiveness of controls.

Ideally, you will have at least 5-10 years work experience in a position related to front office financial markets trading, operations, risk management. To be successful in this role, you will have high achievement drive, with strong resilience and tenacity. Having an innovative mindset, strong relationship building and collaboration skills, and commitment to integrity are essential.

If you have a collaborative approach, are curious with the ability to learn and adapt quickly whilst driving towards better risk outcomes across the Group, then apply today or reach out to Julia Hunter at to learn more.

Salary range for this position: $135,000 - $248,000/Year. Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, peer and market data, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. You may also be eligible for an annual discretionary incentive compensation award. We offer a full spectrum of benefits, including Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Dependent Day Care Savings Account, Life Insurance, Disability and Other Insurance Plans, Paid Time Off (including Sick Leave, Parental Leave and Vacation), Holidays, 401(k), and Short/Long Term Disability, in addition to other special perks reserved for our employees.

About Commodities and Global Markets

In Commodities and Global Markets you will be part of a global business offering capital and financing, risk management, market access, physical execution and logistics solutions to its diverse client base.

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