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MARKET RISK ANALYST - OTC TRADING - City, London, United Kingdom, EC1A2

£50-60k

TO £60k + BONUS + BENS

A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Global Trading House based in the City for a Market Risk Analyst. The ideal candidate will ideally have 1 - 2 years financial services experience gained within Market Risk who is looking to progress to the next stage in their career. Candidates should possess a good knowledge of market risk sensitivities and Value at Risk (VAR) methods.

Duties to include:

  • Reporting on performance risk sensitivities
  • Focus on default management
  • Producing / maintaining a variety of risk management performance and risk reports
  • Testing, reviewing and analysis
  • Liaison with Front Office
  • Preparing market commentaries
  • Preparing MI

The successful candidate will have achieved a minimum of a 2:1 degree in a numerate discipline (Maths, Engineering etc.) with the desire to continue developing their career in Risk - Candidates with a post-graduate degree in a relevant discipline would be desirable. Applicants must demonstrate strong IT skills to include Access and Excel (Pivot tables, VLookups) as well as programming skills around VBA and SQL. Communication and influencing skills and the ability to evaluate information in a logical manner are also crucial to this role.

This vacancy is being advertised by Montpellier Resourcing Limited. The services advertised by Montpellier Resourcing Limited are those of an Employment Agency.