Market Risk Officer, Equities

London, United Kingdom
05 Jul 2022
09 Jul 2022
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Your team
You'll be working in our Equity Market Risk Team, which is part of our global Market Risk Control function and will be based on the trading floor in our London offices. Our primary responsibilities are to identify, monitor and control market risk in Equity trading portfolios. You will strive to achieve an appropriate balance between risk and return while minimizing potential risk concentrations to ensure that the risk-taking is in line with our strategic priorities and values.

You will contribute on improving risk analysis tools using programming and data science techniques. Our team ultimately provide an independent and comprehensive view of market risks to management.

Your expertise
• excellent academics and a Bachelors or Masters degree in finance, economics, engineering, computer science or another quantitative discipline
• a strong understanding of the equity and broader financial markets
• prior FRTB-related experience will be highly advantageous
• experience coding in Python/SQL would be beneficial
• excellent communication skills with the ability to explain technical topics clearly and intuitively
• strong technical and analytical skills with the ability to apply quantitative techniques to solve practical problems
• a high degree of self-motivation and the ability to conceive projects and carry them through to completion

About us
UBS is the world's largest and only truly global wealth manager. We operate through four business divisions: Global Wealth Management, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank. Our global reach and the breadth of our expertise set us apart from our competitors.

With more than 70,000 employees, we have a presence in all major financial centers in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Join us
At UBS, we embrace flexible ways of working when the role permits. We offer different working arrangements like part-time, job-sharing and hybrid (office and home) working. Our purpose-led culture and global infrastructure help us connect, collaborate, and work together in agile ways to meet all our business needs.

From gaining new experiences in different roles to acquiring fresh knowledge and skills, we know that great work is never done alone. We know that it's our people, with their unique backgrounds, skills, experience levels and interests, who drive our ongoing success. Together we're more than ourselves. Ready to be part of #teamUBS and make an impact?

Disclaimer / Policy Statements
UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

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