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Operational Risk Senior Analyst/Associate - Commodities and Global Markets


Aligned to the Commodities and Global Markets business, you will be working in our 1st line of defence Business Operational Risk Management team, delivering control assurance reviews for business-identified risks and controls across the global and regional businesses.

As a critical member of the team in Australia, you will be engaging with regional and global business and functional stakeholders to deliver the control assurance plan alongside identifying and implementing ongoing improvements to the approach, delivery and reporting processes followed by the Commodities and Global Markets Controls Assurance team.

Relevant controls assurance experience from Audit (internal or external), second line of defence Operational Risk, Compliance and/or Operations would be beneficial in conjunction with a good understanding of financial markets, particularly front-to-back trading risks and controls.
Your experience may come from a variety of backgrounds, including trading houses, financial services or consulting firms.

If you enjoy problem-solving, multi-tasking and are able to build strong working partnerships with a range of business stakeholders, please apply now!

About Commodities and Global Markets
Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 
The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: CGM-965268
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Risk Management
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Recruiter: Sophie Emmett
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