Market Risk Officer

  • Job Reference: CJ1031
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2021
  • Recruiter: C James
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Market Risk
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Kai Mason
  • Email: km@c-james.com
  • Telephone: 02072400760

Job Description

A role supporting the market risk function at an international bank in London, looking to effectively manage risks in line with bank risk appetite and regulatory requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Produce periodic reports for market risk, raising concerns to senior management.
  • Monitor the bank's market risk position continuously, assessing VaR on a daily basis.
  • Effectively manage and mitigate market risk using internal risk systems and procedures.
  • Maintain an understanding of the bank's market risk position across different business areas, including corporate banking and trading.

Skills/ Experience:

  • An understanding of market risk.
  • An quantitative background with strong IT skills (eg. VBA. programming language a plus).
  • Confident with strong communication skills.