Risk Manager (FICC/ Equity Market/ Product Control)

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Guotai Junan (Hong Kong) Limited
  • 20 Oct 17 2017-10-20

Guotai Junan International Holdings, a well established and reputable financial group in Hong Kong, is looking for high caliber professionals to take up the following positions:-

Responsibilities:

FICC

  • Perform day-to-day assessment of positions, analyze large P/L events (Brexit, US election), VaR movement and identify new risk, ensure the limits are well monitored and properly reported;
  • Review and set trading compliance rules for trading books;
  • Assist in the test, development and modification of internal tail risk calculator for structures products transactions;
  • Validate and test key risk metrics in BRM, MARS and risk system;
  • Preparation of monthly risk reports on FICC or Asset Management;
  • Consolidate & analyze aggregated stressed loss calculation for FICC and Asset Management; and
  • Analyze the liquidity risk of FICC and Asset Management products.

Equity Market

  • Identify, monitor and manage market risk exposure, including pre-trade approval and post trade risk report;
  • Work closely with Front Office & Senior Risk management to analyze and explain market risk and PnL movements;
  • Execute market risk policies and guidelines on different business lines. Contribute to the improvement of the existing market risk management to ensure market risk can be efficiently captured and managed; and
  • Maintain and develop market risk analysis and reporting frameworks and produce management reports and analysis reports.
  • Ideal Profile: Trade approval experience on trading floor.

Product Control

  • Monitor trading activities in the portfolios as a primary control function;
  • Independent price verification and ensure traders mark their books to fair value prices;
  • Daily P&L production and P&L driver analysis;
  • Work closely with trading desk, trade support, risk management on a daily basis to ensure accurate P&L reporting;
  • Investigate and resolve P&L and valuationn discrepancies between trading desk and product control, and be able to explain to the trading desk accordingly;
  • Coordinate or assist to formulate control policies and procedures; and
  • Assist to design P&L reporting template for new products and business.

Requirements:

  • Quantitative background in Science/Mathematics/Financial Engineering/Risk Management, CFA/FRM is a plus;
  • Minimum 3-8 years of Market Risk experience within investment banking/ brokerage/ security house / asset management / hedge fund
  • Strong knowledge and working experience on equity, FICC and derivative products;
  • Basic knowledge in asset valuation, e.g. bonds, options, TRS, etc;
  • Superior Excel and Access skills including VBA programming;
  • Be able to communicate effectively across all levels, especially to trading desks;
  • Strong analytical skills and highly numerate. Sound understanding of quantitative concepts relating to Greeks, P&L explain, VaR and stress testing;
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, work well under pressure with commitment to deliver under tight deadlines;
  • Modeling skills, preferred with good programming skills; 
  • Strong team player; and
  • Good command of written and spoken Chinese and English; Proficiency in Putonghua is a must.

We offer an attractive remuneration package to the right candidate. Interested parties please forward your full resume with availability, expected salary to hr@gtjas.com.hk or send it to 27/F., Low Block, Grand Millennium Plaza, 181 Queen’s Road, Central, Hong Kong.

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