Main duties & responsibilities
Tranversal Risk Management Intern Position
BNP Paribas is seeking to hire an intern to support the RISK UK Chief of Staff. This will be a transversal risk position. To assist candidates in understanding the role, the next sections of this document cover an overview of the risk department and the specific responsibilities of the role.
In many respects, banking is the business of managing risks. At BNP Paribas, our well-developed risk management culture is based on a long-term perspective, a committed management and a strong and independent Risk organisation led by the risk function (”RISK”).
RISK is a global function present in five continents and at the forefront of Risk management through best-in-class expertise. RISK is a global, integrated and independent function with the following core missions:
Encompassing the whole chain of Risk-taking and monitoring:
The RISK Department is a multi-cultural and dynamic environment, which aims to foster individual initiatives and innovation.
At this position, you will work with the RISK UK Chief of Staff. His role is to assist and advise the UK
CRO on immediate day-to-day activities and the strategic risk management. The main missions will be:
Innovation – You will foster innovative and charity initiatives. You will also help to define the innovative territory strategy in cooperation with the Innovation champion network. You will also contribute to the development of some innovative projects.
Communication – Participating to the organisation of internal events such as RISKtalks, individual initiatives (breakfast, Christmas party, volunteering and social events).
Human Resources - you will organise and manage a RISK UK Talent Programme (training and coaching programme) in partnership with local HR team. You might be asked to join the Charity engagement committee and the Social committee.
Logistics/Office Management – you will be in charge of office management and the database in partnership with the facilities team. You will also contribute to the Flexoffice transformation of the department.
You will join the RISK UK Chief of Staff team in the RISK department. The team is composed of the Chief of Staff, the head of Regulatory strategy and of one Junior Brexit analyst.
You will be based in 10 Harewood Avenue, NW11 6AA London.
Ability to work autonomous
IT Basics: Strong in Excel, Word, Outlook, Powerpoint. OneNote skills are an advantage
COMPETENCE GAINS/ OPPORTUNITY
This position will hence experience a broad range of managerial and strategic topics hence not necessarily looking at risk exposures in detail but rather giving a transversal overview of the risk function and the current challenges faced by the finance industry. The candidate will have the opportunity to:
The UK is a major, global centre for BNP Paribas with over 7,500 employees and a significant presence across our two core businesses: Corporate & Institutional Banking and Retail Banking and Services