First Line Assurance Analyst - Capital Markets Fist Line Assurance Team, Dublin

Date: 29-Jul-2022

Location: Dublin, IE

Company: Allied Irish Bank

Role Title: First Line Assurance Analyst- Capital Markets Fist Line Assurance Team.


Location: 10 Molesworth Street, Dublin 2  with Hybrid Working


This role is being offered on a permanent basis.


Are you the type of person who can drive and sustain a positive focus on risk management culture? Are you an experienced risk management and controls professional who wants to work in an exciting and growing business serving the Bank’s larger customers?


Summary of role:

The role is positioned within the Capital Markets Fist Line Assurance Team.


In Capital Markets we put our customers first. We work with energy and commitment to help them realise their ambitions. We are focused on the long-term sustainability of our customer relationships, the profitability of our business and the success of our home market. We are on a journey to become a leading Merchant Bank.


The Capital Markets Assurance team is designed to support embedding best in class culture of risk awareness and risk management through the delivery of consistent and risk led assurance activities across the segment. This team is led by the Head of Governance & Assurance – Capital Markets and reports to the Head of Capital Markets Operations, member of the Capital Markets Senior Management Team.


The Team perform line assurance activities in line with the Group Assurance Methodology and First Line Assurance Framework by assessing the design and effectiveness of key controls, identifying exceptions and agreeing factual accuracy with the business


We’re looking for someone who can:

  • Demonstrates an understanding of auditing/assurance principles
  • Communicate identified issues to the business and agree on detailed action plans which results in improvements to Capital Markets’ control environment
  • Support management in identifying assurance requirements, assurance reviews and provide inputs into the annual assurance plan.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the risk & control Assessment processes


Who are we?

We’re AIB. A strong Irish bank packed with purpose - to back our customers to achieve their dreams and ambitions. That goes for our employees too – everything starts with you. We’re made of small teams where you have the chance to shine, so whoever you are, whatever you dream of, we back you.


Why join us?

We are excited about how we have changed our focus. We want to be at the heart of our customers’ financial lives by giving them an exceptional experience. We are building a culture that breaks the conventions of what our customer and employees expect of a bank.


In AIB, we are currently transitioning to our Hybrid Model and teams who have been working remotely are now returning to the office 2 days per week.  We intend to progress our fuller hybrid working plans in the coming months, where onsite days are focused on purposeful attendance, prioritising time to collaborate, connecting with our teams and wider colleagues.


Does this sound like something that you want to be part of?


You will need to show us that you can/have:

  • 2 or 3 years of relevant experience
  • A relevant qualification, for example Institute of Bankers lending or accounting / risk qualification; CIA qualification; ACCA; QFA; or relevant wholesale, corporate or business banking qualifications.
  • Experience in assurance / audit or a risk management discipline in a Financial Services environment (e.g. 1st LOD Assurance / QA, Operational Risk, Compliance, Internal Audit).
  • Initiative with a strong track record for attention to detail, completing tasks and reporting to a very high degree of accuracy.
  • Strong inter-personal skills with the ability to build effective working relationships


If you feel you have what it takes, Click Apply and fill in the online application form. If you would like more information the Talent Acquisition Team can help. You can contact them via email at


By when? Closing date is 18th of August

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