Financial Risk Officer PMA

  • Competitive
  • Den Helder, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ING
  • 19 Feb 18 2018-02-19

Financial Risk Officer PMA

ING is looking for a Financial Risk Officer in the Portfolio Measurement & Analysis (PMA) team within Financial Institutions/Financial Markets (FIFM) Risk Management.

Job description
FIFM is a global department in CRO Wholesale Banking, responsible for market risk, product control and counterparty credit risk for ING's Financial Markets business. Within that scope, PMA is responsible for monitoring, analysing and advising on:

  • Global market risk, regulatory and economic capital
  • Performance of the trading activities
  • Counterparty credit risk of derivatives
  • Performance and market risk of CVA
  • Collateral portfolio under CSA's
We are looking for a professional to join the team that supports the overall team by working on short to medium term projects to improve processes, methodologies, covering tasks such as
  • Improve processes and methodologies with support of members of the various teams
  • Coordinate and support the team with remediation of findings issues by regulators, auditors and model validators
  • Coordinate ad hoc requests from regulators and new regulatory reporting processes
  • Update / maintain documentation (policies, process & control documentation, model documentation)
  • Perform periodic reviews of parameters and assumptions
  • Be the knowledge center on Sox guidelines, coordinate Sox activities and maintain Sox processes & documentation
  • Set up and maintain bcbs239 controls (e.g. data quality dashboards)
As you will be supporting the various sub teams, you will be expected to gain good in-depth knowledge of the market and counterparty risks in our portfolios, the measures used to monitor the risks and performance, as well as the processes in place to support the daily activities. You will be expected to be able to deliver on detailed requests independently, as well as coordinate activities involving people either within the team or across the globe.

Your work environment
PMA is an energetic international team of highly qualified professionals. The team has an open, informal atmosphere and a strong focus on team work. We work closely with front office and risk management units worldwide in a dynamic environment to deliver accurate risk measurement ensuring balanced risk and return for ING. There is a strong focus to optimize the daily workload and find new ways to add value to our stakeholders.

Who we are looking for?
A successful candidate should have strong analytical skills and the ability to create, challenge and improve risk monitoring techniques and measures. The candidate should have good communication skills and a pro-active attitude. You are able to deal with cultural differences, conflicting interests and unforeseen challenges. You constructively cooperate with other risk teams worldwide and other departments in ING.

Your profile
  • A university degree in economics, econometrics or other finance/quantitative subjects
  • Proven knowledge of and keen interest in financial markets and financial instruments
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Flexible, able to adjust quickly to new circumstances
  • Fluent in English