Risk Operations Manager, Officer

State Street Global Advisors.
Kraków, Poland
Jun 19, 2019
Jun 21, 2019
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Risk Operations Manager manages the Risk Operations Team and reviews the accuracy of risk reports to our client base, assists on processing and ensures timely resolution/address of client inquiries. Manager is also responsible for developing and training risk analysts within the risk team. Manager is typically responsible for a team of 7 - 15 employees

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Assist the team with reconciliation of risk results against accounting reports and independent data. Investigates further where necessary
  • Good understanding on risk techniques and valuation methods (Value At Risk, Stress Testing, Exposures, Greeks, BackTesting)
  • Execute the department strategy as outlined by senior management
  • Drive efficiencies, streamline operational processes
  • Provide support, resolve client issues, and demonstrate a firm understanding of the product to users (risk managers, traders etc.)
  • Review risk reports before delivering to existing clients
  • Develop and execute user acceptance tests
  • Assist team development & in the implementation projects for new risk clients
  • Work co-operatively with other risk groups in different locations and time zones
  • Other project-based tasks as assigned

Required Qualifications:
  • Degree in Applied Mathematics/Finance/Economics or related field
  • FRM or CFA qualification an advantage
  • Typically 4-6 years of experience in Financial Services
  • People management skills
  • Strong understanding of financial markets and risk management techniques.
  • Strong analytical ability and problem solving skills
  • Highly motivates, multi-task capable and willingness to learn and develop within role.
  • Proven work experience with SQL query and Advanced Excel.
  • Bloomberg and/or Reuters knowledge

We offer:
  • Employee savings plan
  • Premium life insurance package
  • VIP medical package
  • International operating environment
  • Language classes
  • Soft skills trainings
  • Technical workshops
  • Development sessions with a mentor
  • Diversity of opportunities across a range of challenging and highly complex activities
  • Technical or leadership career pathway

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