Senior Market Risk Manager, Global Risk

  • Attractive packages + Bonus
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Robert Walters Hong Kong
  • 04 Dec 17 2017-12-04

Work with front office and finance and traded risk control teams to implement adequate risk management coverage, visibility and controls surrounding from all market risk related activities which are either misreported or inappropriate to market conditions

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Work with front office and finance and traded risk control teams to implement adequate risk management coverage, visibility and controls surrounding from all market risk related activities which are either misreported or inappropriate to market conditions. Supports business management in the achievement of budget targets by developing strategies to optimise returns relative to the use of capital and market risk resources
  • Being a market risk manager covering structured financing transactions with various types of underlying assets including government bonds, corporate bonds, bank papers, Additional Tier 1 and Tier 2 capital instruments, subordinated debt and asset back securities
  • Take part in regulatory change projects including Fundamental Review of Trading Book, Develop and implement a Fundamental Review of Trading Book framework for market risk capital requirements to meet the objectives of the Basel Committee
  • Work closely with all relevant parties with respect to analyse the impacts of the Fundamental Review of Trading Book framework implementation and changes on bank's business model and promote constructive communication with senior management and the front office to increase awareness and engagement
  • Partner with various other functions to devise suitable business strategy for capital optimisation and identify gaps in risk system and work with business analyst and IT teams for system enhancement, development and testing as well as
  • Participate in tactical working groups as well as evaluate QIS results
  • Key responsibility of performing the market risk control and risk management function within Global Banking and Markets. Executing independent Market Risk management and monitoring to support and oversight Front Office activities
  • Implementation of risk management policies and procedures across Global Markets including operational risk assessment, mitigation, control and loss reporting related to market risk. Assisting with the roll out of new risk systems, including testing of risk exposures
  • Promotion of an appropriate control and compliance culture in line with Group objectives with Global Markets business. Monitoring portfolio's from a market risk perspective and identifying and escalating issues or trends to senior management and relevant stakeholders

Requirements

  • A significant number of years' experience in front office, market risk or trading experience
  • Strong technical knowledge of treasury products and markets
  • Hands on experience in handling wide range of financing products including structured asset underlying. Experience in Asset Back Securities is a plus
  • High levels maturity, resilience, sharp negotiation and communication skills. Able to work independently and under pressure
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, the Candidate will need the credibility and confidence to quickly resolve unscheduled queries and issues in a timely manner
  • Must be able to take ownership of key responsibilities, be a problem solver and above all possess common sense
  • Quantitative degree or post graduate qualifications with excellent commercial acumen and proven decision making, interpersonal skills with particular strong influencing and communication skills