Treasury Governance Manager

Posted 25 May by Brite Recruitment Ltd

Treasury Governance Manager

Central London

Up to £65,000 + bonus

Our Client, a FTSE 250 listed company within the Finance and Banking Sector, is currently seeking an experienced Business Support Manager to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis. The role would involve management of business as usual daily operations within a Treasury setting, internal stakeholder engagement and ensuring the department responds appropriately to upcoming regulatory and business change.

The ideal candidate will be energetic and charismatic with a drive to lead the team while owning the delivery of appropriate projects as well as implementing a data management framework for the department in preparation for the introduction of new systems and databases this year.

Duties and Responsibilities include:


  • Building strong working relationships with senior managers and stakeholders across the organisation to ensure a commonality of purpose and sharing of best practice
  • Actively participating as a subject matter expert in relevant meetings, and contributing effectively to Governance forums where required
  • Up-skilling the Business Support Team through internal and external development, remaining informed across the industry
  • Owning and adapting the purpose of the Business Support Team as the business strategy evolves

People Management

  • Coaching, mentoring, and developing staff, to maintain a top performing team
  • Providing oversight and direction to employees daily
  • Holding regular one-to-ones with direct reports, ensuring that feedback is provided in a constructive way
  • Ensuring that an effective performance review is operated in line with company guidelines
  • Ensuring that direct reports complete necessary online training when required and are kept up to date with any internal communications

Operational Risk

  • Defining the target first line operational risk model in agreement with all operational teams and senior management
  • Providing the tools required to regularly assess and measure the effectiveness of the control environment
  • Working with managers to embed first line responsibilities, ensuring that training is tailored to the audience and styles are adapted
  • Working with managers to co-ordinate first line information security and data protection activity and working within agreed control frameworks
  • Ensuring Senior Management remain updated on committee actions, audit points and other items ensuring these are tracked through to completion and owners are supported where required

· Running the monthly Treasury Operational & Conduct Risk Committee in conjunction with committee members, ensuring a clear view of risk status is provided to the Treasury Risk Committee

  • Maintaining Treasury’s standards and procedures library by establishing review schedules, and supporting the timely review and refresh of relevant documentation
  • Supporting the co-ordination of annual Financial Crime Risk Assessments to enable required activities to be completed within the agreed framework

Conduct, Risk and Compliance

  • Leading regulatory change programmes impacting the division to ensure compliance is clearly defined and agreed with all impacted stakeholders
  • Ensuring that all Governance and Compliance requirements are adhered to and all reporting and reviewing activities required by the Regulatory Bodies are carried out to the standards required
  • Providing others with a clear direction; set appropriate standards of behaviour; motivate and empower others to do the right thing
  • Representing the department in companywide programmes to ensure appropriate adherence to policies and effective embedding across the department

Data Management

  • Working closely with stakeholders to produce data quality rules and thresholds to facilitate data profiling and quality monitoring of key data produced and consumed by the department
  • Owning the department’s data retention standards and ensuring alignment with wider Group policy
  • Defining data cleansing approaches and standards where required
  • Actively participating in the local data council and contributing to the definition of standards and resolution of data issues at both the Divisional and company-wide level
  • Working alongside the data protection officer to understand the regulatory environment and assessing future issues/risks with regards to data capture and management

Skills and Experience

- Previous experience in a professional services firm with exposure to a changing environment

- Experience of understanding and delivering regulatory change in a Treasury/Finance function

- First or Second line operational risk experience

- Data management and quality experience ideal

- Excellent attention to detail

- Able to work flexible, prioritising a varied workload

- Able to communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels

- Degree educated ideally

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic company working at the forefront of their industry. If you feel this could the right opportunity for you email your CV to us directly or call for more information.

Required skills

  • Adherence
  • Business Strategy
  • FTSE
  • Risk Assessments
  • Forefront

Application questions

Do you have experience of delivering regulatory change in a Treasury/Finance function?
Do you have first or second line operational risk experience?
Do you have experience in a professional services fir with exposure to a changing environment?

Reference: 34631797

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