Risk Analyst - 12 month FTC
Tower Place West, London
4d ago

Description : JOB FACTORS


Skills and competencies required or desired for this role :

Technical & Professional Skills (see Education & Experience)

  • Experience in supporting compliance and the design, development and implementation of a risk management framework for an employee benefits business across the UK and Europe
  • Understanding of risk quantification techniques, employee benefits and compliance frameworks
  • Broad understanding of the risks facing employee benefits and financial service firms
  • Experience with and understanding of a compliance programme, and proven ability to manage compliance matters
  • Autonomy / Judgement / Decision Making

  • Workload priorities relating to the framework are set by the Risk Team Management but there is autonomy for the jobholder in the meeting of these
  • Refers to Risk & Compliance Senior Managers for advice and guidance on compliance and regulatory issues
  • Relationship Management

  • Develops and maintains excellent working relationships with business contacts to ensure engagement of business areas in the risk framework
  • Develops relationships with industry bodies and trade associations to ensure Mercer aware of industry patterns and emerging new practice
  • Complexity / Problem Solving

  • Assesses the risk management information requirements of local business management
  • Assists business with early stage analysis of risk issues and incidents
  • Maintains own knowledge of the risk management trends and techniques
  • Business Impact / Strategic Perspective

  • Provides risk management related advice to business on decisions, and key projects to the firm, and other matters as considered appropriate


  • Responsibility for assisting the business with on-going operation of the risk management framework.
  • Risk management interface responsibility with the business throughout Mercer
  • Analysis of risk reporting and risk registers
  • Production of risk reporting for the Risk Committee
  • Facilitation of risk assessments on Top Tier Risks
  • Management of compliance-related tasks and projects
  • Participation in specific risk reviews and new business projects

  • Assist in the embedding of a culture of openness and compliance within the Firm
  • Ensure that risks to the Firm are identified, assessed and mitigated in accordance with centrally defined risk management methodologies and protocols.
  • Oversee the preparation and provision of regular risk related management information, as required by the Risk & Governance Leader
  • Support annual review of the Risk Appetite Statement in conjunction with the Firm’s strategic planning process / timetable
  • At Mercer, we make a difference in the lives of more than 110 million people every day by advancing their health, wealth, and careers.

    We’re in the business of creating more secure and rewarding futures for our clients and their employees whether we’re designing affordable health plans, assuring income for retirement or aligning workers with workforce needs.

    Using analysis and insights as catalysts for change, we anticipate and understand the individual impact of business decisions, now and in the future.

    We see people’s current and future needs through a lens of innovation, and our holistic view, specialized expertise, and deep analytical rigor underpin each and every idea and solution we offer.

    For more than 70 years, we’ve turned our insights into actions, enabling people around the globe to live, work, and retire well.

    We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients.

    At Mercer, we say we Make Tomorrow, Today. Follow us on LinkedIn and TwitterMarsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including : health and welfare, tuition assistance, 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs.

    For more information about our company, please visit us. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients.

    Mercer LLC and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol : MMC).

    Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority / Female / Disability / Vet / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity employers.


    Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliatesare EOE Minority / Female / Disability / Vet / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity employers.

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