Financial Risk Manager

  • Market rate
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Saxton Leigh
  • 11 Oct 18

Our client is derivatives dealer specialising in CFD’s & spread betting. With over 20 years in the market they are an industry leader with multiple awards.

Financial Risk Manager                      City of London                           £Market Rate

Our client is derivatives dealer specialising in CFD’s & spread betting. With over 20 years in the market they are an industry leader with multiple awards.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Monitor and report various risk metrics pertaining to the company’s securities , CFD and Stock Broking business, ensuring any breaches are appropriately reported or signed off.
  • Daily interrogation, interpretation and reporting of stress testing.
  • Drive the development of existing reporting of market and credit counterparty risk.
  • Ensure all procedures are up to date and accurate.
  • Promote and raise awareness of FRM such that all stakeholders are aware of their responsibilities and obligations with respect to FRM.
  • Manage, assist and monitor the performance of the Financial Risk team.
  • Produce monthly board level management information on the Financial Risks within CFD and Stockbroking.
  • Monitor and implement regulatory changes for Market and Counterparty Credit Risk.
  • Maintain personal/professional development to meet the changing demands of the role, including all relevant regulatory and legislative training.
  • When dealing with all customers, clients or colleagues ensure that we provide a clear, fair and consistent high quality service that presents a professional and positive image of the business.

 

Experience:

  • Sound knowledge of market risk
  • Professional experience of Python essential, including core numerical packages (numpy, pandas, etc)
  • Strong Excel and basic Excel VBA required.

 

For further information please contact George Greatrick