Job Overview

Head of Market Risk

Location: London Salary: £Competitive
Type: Permanent Contact: Ebi Shehu
Posted: 4 months ago

Eames Consulting are working with a leading London reinsurer in their search for the Head of Market Risk. This is a very unique experience for a senior professional who is looking to take the next steps in their career.

The role will entail leading a team of professionals in 3 continents in providing risk oversight.

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead risk reviews and advice on sign-offs
  • Talk to internal and external managers to share market insights and risk assessments
  • Communicate risks and evaluation of mitigation strategies to senior leaders and the Board of Directors
  • Actively liaise with front office and other risk managers who develop risk methodologies relating to market risk factors to ensure proper risk measurement and aggregation
  • Review the risk implications as part of the annual planning process

Knowledge and experience:

  • 15+ years industry experience
  • Leadership experience running teams and leading cross-functional projects across multiple geographies
  • Investment experience as either a portfolio manager or risk manager.
  • Fundamental investment analysis from both sector and individual investment perspectives
  • Knowledge of the main credit and equity instruments, including derivatives employed in hedging credit and market risks
  • Deep understanding of risk management
  • Experience with employing advanced data visualisation and analysis techniques
If you are interested in this role please apply below or contact me for more information.