Senior Consultant, Operational Risk Management - Financial Services

Raleigh, NC

IBM Global Business Services is hiring a Senior Consultant with subject matter expertise in Operational Risk Management, Data Governance, and Data Analytics to join our Financial Services consulting team.

As a Senior Consultant, you will be exposed to Financial Risk Management, Operational Risk Management, Data Governance, and Data analytics activities. You will have the opportunity to apply your risk expertise and analytical skills to solve challenging risk problems. Will work alongside experienced risk and analytics experts along with being directly involved with clients, facilitating risk evaluations, developing requirements, articulating insights, and leading project teams.

Responsibilities include:
  • Navigate the complex environment of working within the largest financial services institutions in the world
  • Develop deep relationships within client organizations and work in cross-functional teams across diverse stakeholder groups, including client business and technical organizations, IBM's domestic and global delivery organizations and third party software vendors
  • Develop requirements and re-engineer processes
  • Facilitate the evaluation, selection and implementation of supporting systems and tools
  • Workshop facilitation to identify new/emerging risk, controls, key risk metrics, and issues
  • Exercise analytical skills and knowledge of risk-related regulations
  • Lead project teams to successful project delivery
This role requires travel up to 75%.

Candidates residing on the East Coast are preferred, but all locations will be considered. (2252) WWBASCMIBM

The Risk & Compliance Consulting Group within IBM's Global Business Services (GBS) is responsible for providing end-to-end consulting services to our clients, as it relates to Risk and Finance. Our clients include several large Global Systemically Important Banks (GSIBs), across banking, insurance and capital markets. The services we provide include advisory, end-to-end implementation, large scale transformation program management, and more. A core part of our offerings includes optimization for risk frameworks, risk methodology, establishing KRIs/KPI, defining risk appetite, and establishing organizational structures.
  • At least 3 years of experience working in capital markets/investment banking, retail banking, or insurance at a management consulting company, a leading bank, or insurance firm
  • At least 2 years of experience managing relationships and delivering presentations to senior level clients in financial services
  • At least 2 years of experience conducting risk control self-assessments (RCSA)
  • At least 2 years of experience in risk identification, governance, process, workflows and controls
  • At least 1 year of experience with aggregating risk data with respect to operational and dashboard reporting or equivalent reporting experience
  • At least 1 year of experience evaluating, selecting, and implementing risk solutions
  • At least 1 year of experience in risk analytics/data governance and integration


Group ID: GBS
Brands: IBM
Country: United States
Job Family: 07A - CONSULTANT

Type: Full-Time

Experience: Mid-Senior Level

Category: Consulting

Reference ID: 75563BR-US-Raleigh

Date Posted: 03/16/2017