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Model Risk Validation AVP & VP - Banking - London

Job Title: Model Risk Validation AVP & VP - Banking - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
REF: BBBH14568_1488906750
Contact Name: George Marks
Job Published: 19 days ago

Job Description

A Tier 1 Bank is looking to recruit someone to join their Model Validation team.

Job Description:

Working within the Risk Department, this person will work primarily within the Credit Risk realm on a variety of Risk Models including those of: Retail and Wholesale Credit Risk; non- traded Market Risk; Operational Risk; stress-testing models and impairment models.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assessing the performance and quality of existing models against devised standards.
  • Performing validations of new models, including challenging their design and creating new models.
  • Producing validation reports.
  • Analysing the models on a technical level in order to drive improvement.

Key Skills:

  • Reporting to the Team Lead in the Model Risk department.
  • Experience within Credit Risk within a banking background.
  • Strong Model Validation or Model Development skills.
  • Experience in programming languages such as SAS, R or Matlab.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience in Stress-Testing.
  • Experience in ICAAP Modelling.