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VP/Director – Rates & Currencies Strategic Risk Management Solutions

New York, New York

Job Description:

VP/Director – Rates & Currencies Strategic Risk Management Solutions

Strategic Risk Management Solutions Group Description:

The Strategic Risk Management Solutions (SRMS) group is an advisory and consulting group providing financial risk management solutions to our Corporate and Commercial clients. The SRMS group works closely with the Global Rates and Currency Solutions sales teams advising Corporate and Commercial clients on various risk related issues.  The team interacts with, and conducts analysis on behalf of, hundreds of clients each year. 

Position Summary:

As a vice-president / director, you will be responsible for advising clients on risk management best practices, designing hedging programs and strategies for clients, performing holistic risk analyses, producing client deliverables, developing quantitative models to measure financial market risk, backtesting the performance of different hedging strategies, presenting risk management solutions to clients, and providing hedge accounting advice. 

Technical Responsibilities:

  • Risk Analysis – Identification and quantification of a client’s risk exposure together with a comprehensive understanding of their objectives.
  • Backtesting of Hedging Strategies – Backtest the performance of different hedging strategies and recommend optimal hedging strategy based on the company’s risk management objectives.
  • Model Building and Programming -  Develop and update risk management models in MS Excel used to quantify client’s exposures. 
  • Preparing Client Presentations – Prepare deliverables for clients

  

Required Skills

  • BS/BA with concentration in finance or related degree preferred
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Highly proficient with Microsoft Office programs, familiarity with market data sources
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to think strategically and creatively
  • Strong work ethic, initiative and deep desire to learn and strengthen individual skill set

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Strong knowledge of Financial Risk Management and Corporate Finance
  • Knowledge of financial instruments and financial markets.
  • Knowledge of ASC 815 and ASC 830
  • Proficiency with numbers and mathematics
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Excel
  • Masters degree desirable
  • Previous experience within a corporate treasury or FX or Rates departments

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

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Full time

JR-20013929

Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 10% of the time

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