Risk Management Consultant

Luxembourg, Luxembourg
An attractive salry + package
Aug 16, 2017
Aug 19, 2017
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

More precisely, you will work on projects aiming at analyzing, developing, building, testing and managing applications which are used to support risk management calculations, models and reports (Credit Risk, Market Risk, ALM, Basel III, CRD IV, CRD V, IFRS9, A-IRB).

You work as a member of our team of talented individuals with a broad range of analytical and technical skills.
Your responsibilities may include various stages in the project cycle, a.o.:

- Act as subject matter expert on credit, market or liquidity risk.
- Enhance risk management policies & procedures
- Participate to the implementation of risk models & to the calculation of risk figures
- Develop & automate the production of risk & regulatory reports
- Proactively suggest tailor-made solutions, taking into account the client's environment and his capacity to comply with the different regulations

Your Profile:
• You have an MA or MSc in economics, physics, mathematics, IT or related fields.
• An advanced degree in finance and/or a certification like CFA, FRM, PRM is a distinct advantage.
• You already have 3+ to 10 years of experience in risk management and a good understanding of how risk models, data and processes interact.
• You have good functional/technical skills for the implementation of software solutions & you are an advanced user of risk-centric software e.g. of Moody's, SAS, Wolters Kluwer (OneSumX for Finance).
• You are familiar with Data Modelling, ETL, database management systems and BI reporting tools
• You are experienced with the most recent regulatory developments:
o EU Banking Reform: CRR 2 & CRD V
• Market Risk: Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB), including the review of the standardized / internal models approach
• Counterparty credit risk (on top of the standardized approach)
• Balance sheet management: Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book (IRRBB), along with the Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR) and the Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR).
o Forthcoming Basel changes (standardized approach to credit risk)
o Reporting requirements
• IFRS 9, with a focus on (a) data sourcing for supporting the forward expected losses and (b) model development (c) capital planning with stress testing
• COREP / AnaCredit (data sources and process)
• PRIIPs, etc.
• You have good communication, writing and presentation skills with the ability to explain sophisticated issues in a simple but professional way.
• You are open to travel inside Western Europe, knowing that Luxembourg will remain your primary location.

We offer you:
• An excellent working environment, offering you the opportunity to define your own specialisation and career within our flexible structure
• Travel opportunities inside European Countries
• Training programs tailored to your personal needs
• The opportunity to take initiatives and responsibilities in a fast growing company

French, German or Luxemburgish as native language, a perfect command of English (spoken and written), a third European language as distinct advantage.