Business Analyst – Market Risk

  • £65,000 - £85,000 base + package
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aston Carter Ltd
  • 21 Jul 18 2018-07-21

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My client is a Tier 1 bank who are looking to grow out their Market Risk department with ambitious Business Analysts. This is a senior level role which comes with excellent stakeholder exposure and access to other areas of the bank.

 

The Role:

  • Acting as a default risk SME
  • Defining detailed and high-level requirements
  • Liaising across the business to gather requirements from stakeholders at varying levels
  • Ensuring all documents and requirements are presented clearly and articulately for the senior leadership team  
  • Designing and implementing test strategies
  • Data mining for risk data activities

 

Candidate Requirements:

  • Degree educated, ideally in Finance or Mathematics
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience working as a Business Analyst within a financial services organisation
  • Must have a background within market risk
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to build strong working relationships with stakeholders from across the business and at varying levels
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Experience with VaR, Expected Shortfall, stress testing, IRC
  • Must have experience risk data mining

 

If you have the relevant skills and experiences for this role, please reach out to Jess Patten on 0207 532 7830 / jpatten@astoncarter.com