Reviewing the effectiveness of systems and procedures/limits for measuring (market) risks amongst others by executing back/stress testing and scenario analysis.
Making proposals to improve systems, procedures or limits for measuring (market) risk.
Monitoring daily risk indicators and position reports and oversee adherence to risk policy and limits.
Proactively challenging the business on existing positions and support the introduction of new business, products and models.
Assure that analyses, reports and business proposals presented to the Board are based on correct and complete information.
Contribute proactively to strategic choices by providing the Manager Risk and other MT members with a clear advice.
The successful candidate will possess the following characteristics:
Degree level candidate with an economic, financial, or mathematical background
Previous exposure and knowledge ideally gained within the risk controlling/financial reporting environment of an energy trading company/utility or an investment bank.
An understanding of/exposure to a commodity trading business, energy markets and/or market risk methodologies would be an advantage.
Knowledge of VBA, SQL and/or Endur as well as Business Objects would be an advantage.
Confident and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills in English.
This role is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious market risk specialist to work for one of the most successful commodity trading houses in the World. The promotion of growth within the company for its employees enhances the opportunity to progress and develop at a faster rate than within other firms in the commodities market place.
Internal Number: 4782567
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