Market Risk Analyst

Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
Apr 04, 2018
Apr 06, 2018
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
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The successful applicant will have responsibilities / challenges to

  • prepare daily, monthly and other periodic risk reports within stipulated time / SLA.
  • provide analysis of risk exposures, commentaries and analysis of variances.
  • monitor compliances of market risk limits, investigate and report excesses.
  • review processes for effective delivery of risk information and maintain computing spreadsheets (EUCs) as per group Operational Risk Framework.
  • provide management information on periodic basis to relevant stakeholders.
  • prepare papers for country risk committees and provide detailed commentaries for movements.
  • support Manager in periodic limit review process by providing historical limit utilisations, summarising limit changes and preparing papers for limit reviews.
  • support VaR back-testing and stress-testing processes and perform analyses where required.
  • liaise with stakeholders, including Financial Markets, Treasury-Markets, Country Finance and Treasury-Risk and provide market risk analysis / information as and when required.
  • liaise with internal / external auditors and respond to queries as required.
  • support Manager to liaise with regulators by providing necessary information/ analysis as and when required.
  • support Manager to ensure compliance with all relevant Group and local policies and procedures, including but not limited to Market Risk policies and Operational risk policies
  • support to prepare Market Risk related regulatory returns.
  • support Manager in adhoc projects.

Selection Criteria

  • Honors/Masters degree in Finance / Accounting or in a quantitative area is preferred. Professional qualifications i.e. CFA, FRM will be added advantage.
  • Working knowledge with Market Risk capital/computation will be an advantage.
  • 3-6 years of experience in relevant field with proven track record in achieving challenging performance objectives.
  • Strong proficiency in Excel with VBA & Macros is required.
  • Self-motivated, energetic, result oriented.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (both verbal & writing) skills.
  • Willingness and ability to work and deliver on tight/challenging deadlines.
  • Good understanding of balance sheet, market risk concepts, risk measurement tools/techniques and ability to assess risk
  • Knowledge of Global Markets products and support systems like Murex, OPICS, FERMAT, etc. will be added advantage.

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