Assistant Manager - Senior Manager Banking Risk

Recruiter
MERJE Ltd
Location
London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Responsibilities:

We seek the individual to assist the delivery of various risk related engagements encompassing the following areas:

  • Front office supervision
  • Market abuse and market conduct risk
  • Unauthorised trading assessments and investigations
  • Risk management frameworks and target operating models
  • Front-to-back assessments of trading controls environment against good market practice and regulatory expectations

The Role:

  • We require the individual to lead technical client projects and support internal product development around risk and regulatory trading businesses.
  • Support the development of topics including Mifid II, Best Execution, Electronic trading, Basel 3 Liquidity, Wholesale conduct topics (including Benchmarks, FX remediation).
  • Advise clients on the benefits and impact of regulations, current industry practices and advancements relating to trading businesses.
  • Keep abreast of all latest trends and any new regulations, leveraging off international SME support where applicable.
  • The individual will also be required to apply their skills to a broad range of banking risk related issues supporting both regional and national propositions.
  • Advising clients on the impact of the changing regulatory landscapes on their business models and supporting them through that change in relation to a range of conduct related issues.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships and networks with both clients and colleagues.
  • Playing and active role in the development of business for the Regulatory team, including production of proposals and the identification of opportunities within client engagements.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Experience at a trading desk covering any of the following asset classes (cash or derivatives): equities, rates, credit or FX
  • Understanding of trading environment and approaches to risk management, with insights into how to develop/improve these approaches to add true value to our clients
  • Strong understanding of financial products (cash and derivatives) including how they are traded, booked and risk managed.
  • Strong familiarity with role of key bank functions including Front office, Market Risk, Product control, Treasury and Compliance.
  • Knowledge of new regulatory developments impacting banking clients and impacting trading businesses.
  • Good understanding of the linkages between risk disciplines and how they can operate together in a holistic enterprise wide risk framework.