Risk Analyst recruitment

UK Retail Operational Risk is responsible for the management and monitoring of fraud losses on Retail Banking products and developing strategies and solutions to reduce losses.  It’s an extremely fast paced environment that develops key skills in analysis, project support and understanding of risk systems and strategies.As Risk Analyst you will facilitate effective Fraud Risk Management by the identification, assessment, mitigation, monitoring and reporting of fraud risk, in particular through the delivery of accurate, timely and meaningful analysis and MI to assist decision making and identifying Read more […]

April 27, 2009 • Tags: , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Risk Analyst recruitment

Senior Market Risk Manager – Credit Spread recruitment

Main responsibilities will include:• Ensure that robust controls are in place to so that the market risk for the Credit Trading desks is adequately identified, monitored and managed• Analyse the books’ risk profile, review daily market risk reports with a focus on significant risks, including obligor concentrations and basis risks.• Provide detail commentary on the current risk profile, including analysis of changes and emerging trends.• Pro-actively monitor risk limit utilisations, identify, escalate and resolve limit breaches.• Represent Market Risk in various forums, e.g. new Read more […]

April 23, 2009 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Senior Market Risk Manager – Credit Spread recruitment

Credit Portfolio Quant – London recruitment

JOB DESCRIPTION This leading Credit Portfolio modeling team is looking for 2 strong candidates to join. The RoleConducting research, developing prototypes, explaining models, and implementing solutions.Utilising high level quant skills on a day to day basis, building new and advanced models for credit portfolios from scratch.Creating and contributing to high quality thought leadership around areas of specialism for written publications. Maintaining up to date knowledge in areas of specialism and keeping abreast with any pertinent developments. Researching new models, bringing new ideas to the teamProducing Read more […]

April 5, 2009 • Tags: , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Credit Portfolio Quant – London recruitment

Manager, Credit and Counterparty Risk recruitment

Objective: To provide independent credit and counterparty risk management and control within the defined risk appetite. Key Responsibilities: • Maintaining and developing an effective credit counterparty risk management framework to enable articulation of a meaningful risk appetite and management of risks. • Prepare, process and analyse all daily, weekly, monthly and ad-hoc management reports for management review including escalation. • Oversee the credit counterparty risk arising in the Treasury unit including positions and unwanted concentrations, • Review and approve Read more […]

March 21, 2009 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Manager, Credit and Counterparty Risk recruitment

Credit Risk – Senior Analyst – 55k recruitment

My client, a world leading FS consulting brand (not Big 4) have gone through huge growth due to having a unique place in the Quant Analytics market by being a key supplier in a number of areas for the FS industry as well as having huge expansion of around 150% per year. They are looking for a Consultant to join the team who has experience in any main area of credit risk ie PD/LGD/EAD Models, Basel II Pillar II including ICAAP and stress tests. This can be from an FS Institution, Consulting firm or the FSA. This firm will provide market leading career progression, the best bonus structure in consulting Read more […]

March 20, 2009 • Tags: , , , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Credit Risk – Senior Analyst – 55k recruitment

Corporate Credit Analyst – eminent investment manager recruitment

We have an opportunity available for a Corporate Credit Analyst for our client; an eminent investment manager in London’s West End.The credit area is an independent unit operating within the portfolio management arena of the business. The primary objectives of the department are:-Undertake initial reviews of individual credits-Set and monitor internal limits-Surveillance of all credits within portfolios-Promote portfolio stability-Analyse and disseminate news flow-Maintain accurate data on guarantorsThis corporate credit analyst role is a permanent position, and the successful applicant will work Read more […]

March 5, 2009 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Corporate Credit Analyst – eminent investment manager recruitment

Credit Approval, Project Finance recruitment

Main responsibilities will include:This is an excellent chance to utilise your credit analysis skills and experience in a team that is actively looking at new and interesting deals in the Project Finance market.Analysis of Credit Applications from Front Office departments preparation of summary recommendations for approval authorities. Also responsible for coordination with Front Office departments as to new, existing and problem business work flows gives them advice on implementation of Credit policies laid down by the Bank.Assist senior officers in screening the new/potential transactions to Read more […]

March 5, 2009 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Credit Approval, Project Finance recruitment

Operational Risk and Market Risk Manager recruitment

The operational risk and market risk manager will be responsible for:-Daily risk reporting of counterparty and market risk -Daily interaction with group risk management on overall positions and risk limits-Daily interaction with finance on the P/L from positions booked-Oversight of the liquidity risk management process-Interaction with group risk management on the operational risk analysis-Regulatory capital adequacy and liquidity filings with the FSAThis operational risk and market risk manager position is ideal for candidates with the ability to handle pressure and work to challenging deadlines. Read more […]

February 27, 2009 • Tags: , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Operational Risk and Market Risk Manager recruitment

Quantitative Developer recruitment

One of the worlds leading commodities trading house has opened up an excellent opportunity within their Quantitative Development team of Structuring Valuation in London. This role is on a 12 month fixed term contract. You will get insight into advanced valuation methodologies and complex products (both real assets and physical/financial wholesale products in energy markets). You will need good communication skills, great interpersonal skills and an excellent team player. Role/Responsibilities: – Improvement of design and integration in IT infrastructure of library rolled out throughout Read more […]

February 23, 2009 • Tags: , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Quantitative Developer recruitment

Senior Risk Analyst – Fixed Income recruitment

Overview As part of a team of 6 the role will be to help manage and run the in the day-to-day market risk management of bonds and repos. The individual will also be involved in assisting in the enhancement of the existing risk management tools and processes including developing in-house tools; involvement in the setting of margin rates; risk assessment of new and existing cleared products (including requirements definition and user acceptance testing); liaison externally with members and internally with other departments; and general support of all of the team’s functions.Responsibilities TasksInitial Read more […]

February 7, 2009 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Financial • Comments Off on Senior Risk Analyst – Fixed Income recruitment