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|Salary||£80k to £120k|
|Sector||Credit & Risk Management|
We are partnering with a Tier One Investment Bank to help them grow their Market Risk function in Paris. As part of this, we have an opening at VP level for a Market Risk Manager to cover Rates and FX products.
Identify and analyse all significant risks across the line of businesses and ensure Senior Management across the region is kept informed.
Help formulate answers to regulatory queries and exams, acting as a subject market expert for your area, with an emphasis on the regulators that are relevant for the bank
Report and monitor positions against Market Risk limits. Liaise closely with the business to detail any overages and set limits.
Review risks related to new products, non-standard trades, structured deals and new business strategies. Working with the business and other support functions to assess the risks and ensure they are within the firms risk appetite.
Identify risk concentration under which the business could incur material losses.
Validate and produce information that is distributed to the regulators.
Assist in ad-hoc risk related queries, drill down analysis, VaR analysis or risk trends.
Contribute to the development of the Market Risk team and to the positive working environment.
Opportunity to work on key projects for the Market Risk organisation.
Represent the Market Risk function in cross functional projects migration and larger scale system changes.
Knowledge / Experience:
Degree in numerate subjects (e.g. engineering, maths, physics, economics etc.) or equivalent experience.
Good knowledge of Rates, FX or Credit products.
Excellent mathematical skills.
Able to build solid relationships whilst maintaining independence.
Able to handle disputes, negotiate with traders and will not shirk from enforcing difficult decisions.
Ability to work both as part of as part of a team and independently with keen attention to detail.
General knowledge of the risks and dynamics of emerging markets.
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