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Brit Insurance • London

Operational Risk Analyst- FTC

Employment type:  Contract

3 days/week at home

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Job Description

Brit – Operational Risk Analyst FTC

About Brit

At Brit, we believe that the uncertainty of the future should never stand in the way of progress. That’s why we exist. To help people and businesses face the future and thrive. We are change-makers enabled by a global workforce who collaborate to deliver a risk service. A team empowered to help our customers not only to survive the risks they face, but to stay on the front foot and keep moving forward. We believe the uncertainty of tomorrow isn’t something to fear but to seize; that it’s full of potential. Not only for our customers but our employees too.
We might write the future of risk for our brokers and clients, but we would love to help you write your future at Brit: a future based on not just progressing but on thriving – both professionally and emotionally. If you’re looking for a place to make a real difference read on.

What you’ll be doing

The Operational Risk team, together with the wider ERM team, is responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of Brit’s risk management framework, policies, and practices.

In this role you’ll support the Head of Operational Risk with overseeing, embedding, and enhancing operational risk management, risk culture and change initiatives. Responsibilities will include collaborating with 1st line business areas to identify and assess potential risks, propose appropriate remediation activities, and assist in ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.

Day to day

Within the operational risk team, you’ll be accountable for Conducting risk assessments and spotlight reviews to identify potential operational risks, vulnerabilities, and process deficiencies and escalating these where appropriate.
Having Operational risk management experience gained within the general insurance sector and a good understanding of risk management concepts, methodologies, and frameworks.

You’ll utilise your skills to Investigate, challenge, and manage risk events, including reporting, collation of supporting documentation and ensuring appropriate remediations are embedded into business processes and controls to prevent recurrence.
You’ll benefit from full support in realising your maximum potential and achieving certification in CII, IRM or other relevant qualification as well as being a part of the truly diverse, genuinely inclusive work environment here at Brit.

We welcome everyone wholeheartedly.

We’ve got a truly diverse, genuinely inclusive work environment. We comfortably and confidently bring our whole selves to work, because we know we’ll be respected, valued, and accepted whoever we are. Our Employee Resource groups are safe spaces for people to share their experiences, aspirations, and suggestions about how we do things.

Company benefits

Shared parental leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Enhanced maternity leave
Adoption leave
Health insurance
Dental coverage
Non-contributory pension
Annual bonus
Share options
Season ticket loan
Life assurance
Cycle to work scheme
Faith rooms
Pregnancy loss leave
Fertility treatment leave
Carer’s leave
Open to job sharing
Open to part time work for some roles
Gym membership
Compassionate leave
Menstrual leave
Bank holiday swaps
Volunteer days
Employee assistance programme
Salary sacrifice
Charity donation scheme
L&D budget
Enhanced sick pay
Enhanced sick days
Mental health platform access
Employees are largely happy with their working location freedom
Employees are largely happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Employees feel that they can mostly manage how they get their own work done

Working at Brit Insurance

Company employees

Approximately 650

Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

London & Bermuda

Hiring Countries


United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

Finance & Insurance

Finance & Insurance

Industry awards 2023

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