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Economic Scenario Quant AVP - Investment Bank - London

Job Title: Economic Scenario Quant AVP - Investment Bank - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH21691_1559813352
Contact Name: George Marks
Contact Email: george.marks@twentyrecruitment.com
Job Published: June 06, 2019 10:29

Job Description

Twenty Financial Services are currently recruiting for an AVP Scenario Expansion Quant Economist for a Tier 1 Investment Bank in London.

Sitting within the Scenario Expansion area, the role will focus on the development of economic scenarios for stress testing required by the regulators.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Development of economic scenario processes for regulatory and planning purposes and co-ordination with key stakeholders on these
  • Working alongside the head of the department on the control of the economic scenario models as well as the analysis and approval of economic scenarios, for internal and external stress testing, and for IFRS 9
  • Work as a treasury, rates, economist and market risk expert, carrying out various tasks related to the bank's exposure, development of scenarios, trading book analysis, product research and analysis of macro economical factors.
  • Development of tools for Scenario Design and Expansion. Model development followed by analysis of model results
  • Preparation of high profile presentations on economic scenarios for senior management, C-suite individuals and regulators
  • Liaise with regulators on any economic scenario matter, preparing submissions and coordinating the work of Quant Analytics to address any queries

Required Skills:

  • Highly quantitative degree
  • Experience as an economist or within a quantitative area of market risk or treasury
  • Knowledge of macro-economic factors
  • Excellent technical, analytical and programming skills; R desirable but will consider Python, VBA and C++
  • Outstanding stakeholder management and presentation skills