The Trading Market Risk department in the Risk Division is a dynamic and leading edge function supporting and adding value to the business. The businesses trade an extensive portfolio of Equity, Interest Rate, Credit, FX and Property derivatives.
The team is looking for an associate to provide assistance in the day-to-day analysis, reporting infrastructure development of the Equity Derivatives Market Risk team.
The Equity Derivatives business focuses on providing structured products and flow trading on single stocks, indices and multiple indices.
As a Market Risk Associate- Equity Derivatives, your main responsibilities will involve:
•Identifying and measuring market risks associated with derivative products.
•Analysis and reporting of these risks & P&L.
•Monitoring and management of risk & P&L limits.
•Originating and implementing new risk measurement and control methodologies.
•Development of both the risk & P&L measurement and reporting infrastructure.
•Assisting in projects to develop and support new products and business initiatives.
•Working closely with the front office and various support teams on a daily basis.
As a Market Risk Associate-Equity Derivatives your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
•Strong numerate background.
•VB or VBA programming.
•Sound analytical and communication skills.
•A mature and logical approach to problem solving.
•Ability to deliver in a fast-paced, outcome focused environment from day one.
•Highly competent with Microsoft Excel.
•A keen interest in financial markets especially equity derivatives.
•An understanding of VaR and derivative Greeks.
•Ability to use SQL.