Eton Clarke has been mandated by a global investment bank in their search for a Market Risk Manager in Singapore.
The Risk Management Department is responsible for all risk management activities in the Singapore office. Working together with the Senior Risk Manager, the successful candidate is expected to undertake activities covering Market Risk.
- Daily measurement, monitoring and control of market risk on assigned products within trading books.
- Ensure market risk exposures are correctly captured and reported in the system or record, identifying any gaps in position reporting and driving resolution of issues.
- Continued work on maintenance and enhancement of the VaR and stress testing frameworks.
- Maintenance and enhancement of the methodology and process documentation relating to the measurement and attribution of VaR and other monitoring tools and stress testing frameworks.
- Assess the completeness and accuracy of market risk stress testing arising for trading room activities, identify gaps such as unstressed trading strategies, propose and implement improvements where necessary.
- Graduate degree in a quantitative discipline, e.g. mathematics, statistics, physics. Professional qualification (e.g. FRM/CFA) is highly desirable.
- Good programming skills in Excel and database applications; proficiency in VBA and SQL is required and other languages such as R, C++, Python are desirable; Bloomberg;
- Minimum 4 years’ experience in market risk management with a strong understanding of derivatives and associated risks.
If you feel you match the criteria above and would like to apply for this position, please send an updated CV (word format only) to firstname.lastname@example.org
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