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Senior FICC Market Risk Manager, Director

Salary Competitive
Type Permanent
Location London
Sector Credit & Risk Management
Job Reference T55/TXH/30305
Contact Tim Holbrough
Date posted 19-11-2018

Globally renowned Bank seeking a Senior FICC Market Risk Manager (Director) to join their office in Paris
Key responsibilities
• Set risk limits in line with the entity’s risk appetite and strategy
• Monitor positions against risk limits. Liaise closely with Front Office to detail risk exposures and challenge the business on limit breaches
• Review new products and non-standard transactions proposed to ensure risks are appropriately controlled
• Collaborate with other support partners to ensure all risks are identified and addressed - Operational, Credit, Liquidity etc.
• Identify and analyse all significant exposures across the entity, and ensure that senior management/risk committees are kept informed about the key risks
• Define and evaluate stress scenarios under which the portfolio may incur material losses (point of weakness analysis). Contribute to reverse stress testing process
• Validate information that is distributed to the regulators
• Develop deep knowledge of the Market Risk IMA methodology under current and future capital frameworks
• Contribute to development of the wider team and help build a positive and inclusive work environment

Skills/ experience required
• Thorough understanding of FICC markets
• Deep knowledge of derivatives
• Experience in the risk management of structured and financing transactions
• Able to build solid relationships with the front office while maintaining independence
• Ability to handle disputes, negotiate with traders, and uphold risk frameworks
• Significant Risk Management, or equivalent experience is critical

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