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Market Risk Manager - Broker house - London

Job Title: Market Risk Manager - Broker house - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London Bridge
Industry: commodities
Salary: £60k - 90k per year
REF: 23002
Contact Name: Kit Watts
Job Published: 27 days ago

Job Description

Market Risk Manager – Broker house – London

A Brokerage based in the city is looking to hire a Market Risk Manager into their ever-growing and forward-thinking Group Risk team. This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to work in a top tier organisation who is looking to develop and advance themselves in the way they operate. To be successful in this position you will have significant experience within Market risk, a knowledge of within brokerage and a clear understanding of VaR.

Responsibilities:

  • Review and improve all risk systems and processes conducted by the team.
  • Support risk methodologies and conducted the verification or risk analytics and pricing models.
  • Act as an oversight in day to day and ensure adequate management of risk is given.
  • Daily interaction with front and middle office business lines
  • Automate and streamline monitoring solutions
  • Ad hoc projects to maintain level of accuracy and compliance within local operations
  • Reporting into the Head of Risk

Skills:

  • 5 years + experience within Market risk and the knowledge or business lines within a brokerage.
  • A clear understanding VaR methodology for each asset class
  • A track record of improving controls and procedures within Market Risk
  • Knowledge of VBA and SQL
  • Strong quantitative ability.
  • Good communication skills to be able to develop a working relationship with the trading desk