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Senior Market Risk Analyst, Fixed Income - Financial Services - Paris

Job Title: Senior Market Risk Analyst, Fixed Income - Financial Services - Paris
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paris
Industry: financial services
Salary: £43.9k - 52.7k per year
REF: 22237
Contact Name: Victoria Gbadebo
Job Published: 4 days ago

Job Description

THE CLIENT:

This role will join a highly reputable, well known financial services institution which holds a market leading presence in its sector. Year on year this firm has experienced growth and will offer you a secure, challenging and rewarding working environment alongside the opportunity to further develop your experience. The company invest heavily in their technology ensuring they are a leader in the market.

THE JOB:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading Market Risk team, reporting directly to the Head of Market Risk and is a good opportunity to develop your career.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Maintain and develop Market Risk models and frameworks
  • Identify emerging risks and report to senior stakeholders
  • Evaluate Market Risk models and ensure Market Risk exposures are measured and improved
  • Support with Market Risk policies
  • Help challenge and oversee current risk management strategies and advise on best practice
  • Help set Market Risk policies and standards
  • Identify how technology can be used to improve analysis and risk management
  • Assess wider risks e.g. Liquidity Risk that may not be measured with existing models
  • Work closely with key internal and external stakeholders including Business Heads, IT, Risk, Compliance and the Regulators

YOUR BACKGROUND:

  • At least 3 years proven experience within Market Risk
  • Capital Markets product knowledge is essential, especially Fixed Income and Repo markets
  • Previous experience gained in an Investment Bank or Broker is essential
  • Advanced Excel and programming skills including SAS, VBA, SQL and Matlab
  • Experience developing quantitative models and pricing models is highly desirable
  • Fluency in English & French (spoken and written) is essential
  • Understanding of wider Risk Management is beneficial
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills