Traded Risk Business Analyst

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £550 - £635 per day

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Cheung

  • Contact email:

    phoebecheung@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    PCH - Risk_1604504669

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-30

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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My client, a top tier investment bank is looking for a Traded Risk Business Analyst to join their team based in London. This is a PAYE day rate contract role.

What we are looking for:

  • Relevant Business Analyst experience
  • Detailed knowledge on trading business & products, risk methodology and regulatory framework. Specifically expertise in all Asset class product types, Counterparty risks, Market risks, Cross-Risks, trade characteristics and hedging strategies
  • High degree of understanding of Traded Risk (Market or Counterparty Risk) terminology and concepts - exposure calculation approaches, Traded Risk Internal Controls framework, Basel II & III
  • Capable of exposure regression analysis and explaining differences between production exposure and target system generated exposure, through breakdown of variables
  • University graduate in Finance, computer science or numerated related disciplines
  • Experience in documenting requirements, validating functional specifications, drafting testing approach plans and user acceptance test cases
  • Able to understand and document processes using data flow diagrams
  • Experience in risk system development cycles and working with Risk Technology departments.
  • Strong ability to understand and use complex systems and take a logical and constructive approach to investigating and communicating system problems
  • Understanding of how projects are delivered, including project lifecycle
  • High level of expertise in Excel & Access (VBA level), SQL, PowerPoint, Visio

For more details, please send your CV to phoebecheung@taylorroot.com

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