Risk Analyst Risk Analyst …

Options Clearing Corporation
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Options Clearing Corporation
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Risk Analyst
Sr. Risk Analyst, Model Risk Governance Chicago - 125 S Franklin/en-US/careers/job/Chicago---125-S-Franklin/Lead-Risk-Analyst--Model-Risk-Governance_REQ-1429/apply

This position will play a key role in the Model Risk Governance program. The Model Governance Sr. Analyst will assist in maintaining the model inventory, issues tracking, ongoing monitoring, board reporting, and other model risk governance related activities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.

  • Knowledge of model risk management and financial products highly desirable
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Heightened sense of urgency and the ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Position requires strong organizational skills, a high level of detail, advanced spreadsheet and some database knowledge
  • High attention to detail
Supervisory Responsibilities:    
  • None

The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders including model validation groups, compliance groups, and regulatory bodies in order to explain model risk governance policies and procedures
  • Familiarity with the three lines of defense model, including goals, policies, and procedures relevant to each line of defense, and previous experience developing and reviewing model governance documents is preferred
  • Ability to work independently and/or in a team-orientated environment
  • First-rate communication and document writing skills
  • Familiarity with data visualization and data visualization tools is a plus
  •  4-8 years of working experience in a quantitative field, preferably in the model risk space
Technical Skills:
  • Proficiency in MS Office, SharePoint.
Education and/or Experience:
  • Some familiarity with programming concepts
  • Bachelors degree. Finance, engineering, or quantitative discipline preferred; an advanced degree a plus as well
Certificates or Licenses:
  • None

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OCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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OCC is the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization and the foundation for secure markets. Founded in 1973, OCC operates under the jurisdiction of both the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as a Derivatives Clearing Organization. Named 2016 Clearinghouse of the Year - The Americas by FOW Magazine and 2016 Clearinghouse of the Year by Global Investor/ISF Magazine, OCC now provides central counterparty (CCP) clearing and settlement services to 20 exchanges and trading platforms for options, financial futures, security futures, and securities lending transactions. More information about OCC is available at www.theocc.com.