Model Governance & Control Manager/Lead - Contract

Location: London, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £500 - £600 per day +
Job Type: Contract
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My client, a leading player in the financial services is searching for a Model Standards & Control Governance Manager experience to join them on a 6/7 month contract.

The role is paying £600pd PAYE - 6/7 months contract - Remote/London

The role will be based remote, with onsite work being dependent on future advice given out by the government.

Responsibilities for the role are;

  • Planning and executing model risk control activity.
  • Managing and executing the delivery of model risk policy and standards.
  • Production of high quality, comprehensive, consistent and coherent model risk policy and standards.
  • Acting as a model risk policy and standards expert across Wholesale Credit and Traded Risk model risk landscape.
  • Drawing the requisite information from FLOD/ SLOD stakeholders and translating complex methodologies into high quality easily digestible policy and standards.
  • Management of an iterative policy and standards review, challenge and approval process across multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Ensuring best practice standards adhered for all model risk policy and standards.
  • Strong documentation of model policy and governance is a must.


  • Expert understanding of Wholesale Credit/ Traded Risk modelling methodologies and best practice techniques
  • Very strong knowledge of the external environment - regulatory, political, competitors etc.
  • Business analysis, requirements gathering and design techniques


  • Strong policy and standards writing background
  • (5+ years) Wholesale Credit/ Traded Risk model policy and standards authoring experience
  • Strong stakeholder management/ interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrable ability to translate complex modelling techniques into high quality, coherent policy and standards appropriate for a diverse audience
  • Understanding of relevant regulatory requirements in respect to Wholesale Credit/ Traded Risk modelling

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