Head Of Operations

Job reference
Horsham, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Start date
To be arranged
Investment jobs / Other jobs
Contract type(s)
Full time
Date posted


£50,000 to £70,000 + benefits

My client offers a unique combination of wrap platform, discretionary management and investment management services. As part of its expansion they have a critical senior leadership line role with full responsibility for the operational performance . It’s a role that requires strong senior operational skills and commercial acumen to ensure consistent delivery across all platform operational functions, including risk and control reviews and reporting.

 Key Activities

 Accountability for performance and procedures of Operations

  • Identification of risks posed to the business and proactive participation in Business Risk Committee
  • Constantly seek to improve operations by reviewing and challenging inefficient processes and seeking ways to improve processes through development, automation or process re-engineering
  • Delivery of operational business plan – business forecasting, associated budget and recruitment planning
  • Ensure the operational standard operating procedures are compliant, efficient, detailed and always up to date
  • Manage and motivate teams to achieve company objectives
  • Define roles and regularly review responsibilities, identifying individual development areas .
  • Lead and support the delivery of system and operational process related projects and enhancements in line with agreed project timeline and within budget.


Required Skills/Experience:


  • IMC, studying towards ACII / degree
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in managing teams
  • Possess excellent communication (written and oral), customer relation and influencing skills up to Board
  • Operational knowledge of such continuous improvement tools and have experience of managing large high profile
  • Sound SIPP/Pension and ISA Management knowledge
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