Resilience Manager


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Salary Range

£65,000 - £80,000

Role Snapshot: Accountable for providing knowledge, skills and support to business areas that will enable them to embed all aspects of Operational Resilience, and support the team Head in embedding the principles of the new regulations relating to important business services, documenting and testing these plans. 

You’ll need an excellent understanding of operational resilience disciplines and regulatory expectations,  new operational resilience regulations, including important business services.

About the role: 

  • Working in partnership with our stakeholders to support the implementation, embedding and improvement of Operational Resilience policies and frameworks.
  • Providing guidance, from an Operational Resilience perspective, on the proposed designs of new or changing products, processes, and IT services, providing feedback and challenge
  • Working with key business and resilience stakeholders to provide insights into best practice and using analysis, experience, and judgement to provide a view of resilience
  • Acting as a trusted adviser to establish strong relationships with business and functional leads
  • Supporting the development of robust resilience plans
  • Working with the Incident Management team to ensure a cohesive approach 

This Role Will Give You The Opportunity To

  • Choose your path to impact – we believe people are most empowered when they can act autonomously. So rather than being told what to do, you’ll take ownership from day one. Of course, you will have feedback from smart, curious people across Wise but you’ll experience unique levels of ownership and empowerment within your role.
  • Shape a new team – As a principal member of the Third Party Risk Management team you will be instrumental in shaping its direction and helping it grow.
  • Be part of our mission to move money without borders.

About You

  • Demonstrable experience leading, building, embedding and scaling third party risk management processes to effectively onboard, manage and offboard third parties.
  • Excellent understanding of operational resilience disciplines and regulatory expectations,  new operational resilience regulations, including important business services.
  • Experience in implementing third party risk management processes in the financial services sector would be highly beneficial.
  • Have a track record in taking ownership of cross-functional projects and clear communication, including being able to focus people behind a common goal, ‘tell the story’ and make the complex simple.
  • Can adapt your approach to working with a range of stakeholders with different needs
  • A knowledge of how fast growth companies work – how to balance between maturity in governance and processes, and the practical considerations of fast growth and scaling.
  • Have a get-it-done, collaborative approach to problem solving and an ability to seek creative, risk-based solutions for complex matters with minimal oversight.
  • Well-organised and able to manage and prioritise numerous projects simultaneously.
  • Have professionalism and high integrity.

We’re people without borders — without judgement or prejudice, too. We want to work with the best people, no matter their background. So if you’re passionate about learning new things and keen to join our mission, you’ll fit right in. 

Also, where and what you studied isn’t important to us. If you’ve got great experience, the right skills for the role and you’re great at articulating your thinking, we’d like to hear from you.

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