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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Northampton


Senior Control Manager (12 month Fixed Term / Secondment) - 90226295
Primary Location:UK-Northamptonshire-Northampton
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:27 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Job Title: Senior Control Manager (12 Month Fixed Term Contract)
Location: Northampton
Barclays has a unique opportunity to hire a Senior Control Manager for an initial 12 month fixed term contract. The Chief Controls Office (CCO) is an integral part of the Cards and Payments Transaction Cycles, providing a ‘first line of defence’ risk & control advisory service to ensure the division operates in control. The UK business is critical to the growth and ongoing success of Cards and Payments Transaction Cycles and there is a need for a control VP to join the CCO organisation,

What will you be doing?
To provide risk and governance expertise, leadership, guidance and educational support to Process Owners, Risk & Control Owners, Operators and other key stakeholders around building and enhancing a sound control environment to ensure the business is operating in control.
To provide independent assurance of the key control environment and to drive our control automation agenda.
To build a culture where risk management and control are central to everything we do and controls assurance is owned and evidenced by Process, Risk and Control owners.
To ensure key risks and associated controls, control-related actions and observations are appropriately reported, tracked, evidenced and closed, to the satisfaction of the control owners and other key stakeholders (e.g. Operational Risk, Audit).
Successfully lead a virtual team of control managers to support the execution of CCO and Business agenda
What we’re looking for:
o Experience of working in or with a Control Function (first, second or third line of defence).
o Working knowledge of Risks prevalent in an Operations division.
o Knowledge of Loans/Card Payment/Payment Authorisation/Collections operations and the financial services industry in general.
o Experience of operating as part of a distributed, global team in a matrix organisation.
o Proven track record of delivering changes to the Control Environment.
Skills that will help you in the role:
o Degree qualified (or equivalent) and/or High Performance track record throughout career.
o Formal qualification in Risk Management and/or Audit, for example International Certificate in Risk Management CIRM or equivalent.

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Our Values
Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.
Our Diversity
We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.
Our Benefits
Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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