High calibre individual with a strong academic background and a risk management background that will be gained from an international bank or from a major consultancy.
The ideal individual will demonstrate a good understanding of risk methodologies, excellent critical analysis skills and an appreciation of robust vs weak risk management. Knowledge of the post-trade environment and/or central counterparty clearing is strongly preferred and this will ideally include knowledge of relevant regulation.
The role carries responsibility for providing technical risk expertise within the CCP environment. Specific responsibilities will include the analysis and assessment of risk, market and sector analysis and undertaking due diligence visits. The successful candidate will be responsible for presenting to a wide range of internal and external stakeholders. As such confident communication skills and the ability to relay complex technical information in plain English and an engaging manner are essential, together with the gravitas essential to be credible with a senior audience of banking professionals.