Market Risk Manager
Posted on Aug 27, 2019 by Hays Specialist Recruitment
Semi- State Financial Institution, Market Risk Manager, Dublin 1, Competitive Salary.
Your new company
The organisation has many business areas with complex portfolios, it is a state body that acts in a commercial capacity managing the assets and liability services. They are looking for a Market Risk Manager to provide support and challenge to the various business units (including Funding & Debt Management) in their management of market risks.
The offices are based in Dublin 1, accessible from all areas across Dublin and commuter towns. The organisation has expanded from one entity to many other areas now acting as a financial hub supporting the various businesses that have emerged. It is an exciting time in this organisation and they are looking to employ the best candidates from the private financial services sector.
Your new role
Your new role will see you play a key role in the companies Market Risk Management Framework, providing support to the Risk Management Committee and associated sum-committees. You will be working closely with senior debt managers and asset managers to support the understanding or Risk appetites, policies, limits and exposures. Also you will provide independent and effective second line challenge on risk-taking.
Other responsibilities would include designing, maintaining and implementing multi-factor and multi-period scenario analysis an stress testing across all market risk exposure, including Fixed Income, FX, equity and multi asset investment strategies.
What you'll need to succeed
You should have at least years relevant experience in the financial services industry. A strong degree in a quantitative discipline (Maths, Economics, Engineering). Knowledge of asset management from a market risk perspective, and valuation of alternative assets would be a distinct advantage. My clients would also be interested in someone who has an excellent understanding of global financial markets and a strong product knowledge. (eg Bonds, Repos, Loans, Deposits, Swaps, and Short-Term Paper.
What you'll get in return
The salary for this role cannot be advertised but is a competitive one with good benefits package. The 1-year fixed term contract is a fantastic opportunity to work in one of the fastest growing state organisation that is a hub for financial services supporting the state and in many ways, leading the way with advisory services and research in sovereign economics. You will work on in a fast-paced environment where driven individuals are supported and recognised. You will be based in the middle of Dublin City surrounded by restaurants, coffee shops and the city buzz. Easy transport links to all areas across Dublin and the commuter counties.
What you need to do now
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