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Risk Manager

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR900k – R700k
Job TypePermanent
EducationPost Grad in a quantitative or financial discipline
Experience5-10 years

Job Description

Hire Resolve is searching for a Model Risk Manager within the Trading Book Risk Portfolio to join one of our clients based in Johannesburg. The successful candidate will hold in-depth understanding of Complex treasury products , derivatives, financial markets behaviour, market characteristics of products including a variety of underlying asset classes; an understanding of markets including liquidity, balance sheet management, market volatility, across a broad range of financial instruments as well as across different books, prior experience in Global and or regional Market risk team , ICG risk team , other risk management roles and or Trading role will be an advantage. This candidate will be responsible for implementing a consistent model governance process for market risk, accrual risk and liquidity risk (in accordance with the policies) across FICC business RT business mainly but covering all businesses in the country; work loosely with different Local and Global teams i.e. Local Boards, Alco’s, regulators, Risk Architecture etc.; risk assessment to calibrate results of risk analysis to identical standards as those specified for other risk measures, e.g., stress testing (global systemic and business specific), integrated VaR and Stress Testing, and risk capital, for all models used by the ICG’s Global Markets team globally. INCLUDE A SHORT PARAGRAPH MOTIVATING YOUR APPLICATION FOR THIS POSITION.

Suitable candidates can forward their comprehensive CV to or fax to 086 572 8877. You can also contact Monique on 021 551 8638.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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