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IPB Product Risk & Governance Analyst

Job Description

We are AMS, a global total workforce solutions firm enabling organisations to thrive in an age of constant change by building, re-shaping, and optimising workforces. Our Contingent Workforce Solutions (CWS) service acts as an extension of our clients' recruitment team and provides professional interim solutions and temporary resources.

Our client, Deutsche Bank, is a global banking business with strong roots in Germany and operations in over 70 countries. Their large but focused footprint gives them an established position in Europe plus a significant presence in the Americas and Asia Pacific. Deutsche Bank offer their clients commercial and investment banking, retail banking and transaction banking as well as ground-breaking asset and wealth management products and services.

On behalf of Deutsche Bank, AMS are now looking for a Risk Analyst, NCT to work in their International Private Banking team based in London on a PAYE basis. The role is hybrid with 2 days per week in the Canary Wharf office per week. The contract length is initially 6 months with the scope for extension.


The IPB division within Deutsche Bank is looking for a Product Risk & Governance Analyst to look at Global Product Governance and how it functions. The role will entail mapping the product related activities - a lot of stakeholder management to stitch the story together - comparing files, policies and excel files. This will be across all Investment products (Capital Markets including OTC products & Structured products, Funds, Alternatives, Insurance)

Key responsibilities:

  1. Map product related activities to risks and controls enabling an effective globally consistent framework useful for risk appetite, risk assessments, product governance, suitability and appropriateness etc processes. Product related activities include
  • Product risk rating
  • Target market
  • Pricing
  • Margining etc

2. Run gap analysis of agreed framework to current risks & controls by region and product incl:

  • Policies and Procedures
  • Training
  • Metrics

3. Program manage resolution of gaps, build escalation framework/matrix in BAU including:

  • Supervisory framework and
  • Risk oversight framework

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Product knowledge including OTC derivatives
  • Experience in developing first line controls especially related to pricing, margining, product risk rating
  • Investment Banking experience

About the client

Deutsche Bank's Values:

Our values define the working environment we strive to create - diverse, supportive and welcoming of different views. We embrace a culture reflecting a variety of perspectives, insights and backgrounds to drive innovation. We build talented and diverse teams to drive business results and encourage our people to develop to their full potential. Talk to us about flexible work arrangements and other initiatives we offer.

We promote good working relationships and encourage high standards of conduct and work performance. We welcome applications from talented people from all cultures, countries, races, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, beliefs, and generations and are committed to providing a working environment free from harassment, discrimination and retaliation.

Please note that for the duration of this assignment you will be working as an external resource engaged by AMS based on site at Deutsche Bank.

AMS's payroll service is in partnership with Giant, we have worked with them for many years and have good processes in place to ensure you get the best service. If you are successful in your application for this role, your contract will be via Giant.