Job Overview

Senior Market Risk Project Manager

Location: London, United Kingdom Salary: £750 - 850
Type: Contract Start Date: ASAP
Posted: about 1 month ago Contact: Chris Mizen

A top tier global bank is offering an exciting opportunity to become a senior project manager within their market risk department. You will be required to lead the delivery of key strategic initiatives such as VaR remediation, E-Trading and Intraday Risk Management, Data and Risk Framework.

Primary responsibilities: 

  • Direct project management and execution of market risk projects. 
  • Partnership with senior stakeholders including the head of market risk to define and execute initiatives. 
  • Enforcement of strong project management discipline. 
  • Senior stakeholder management including escalating and resolving issues as necessary.
  • Partnering with the market risk, risk and front office technology and quantitative teams to deliver projects. 
  • Project execution, including developing detailed project plans and tracking delivery. 

Key skills:

  • Extensive background in market risk projects.
  • Experience is key market risk concepts (eg. traded products, VaR, stress testing, risk/limit management). . 
  • Ability to work with diverse stakeholders including front office and technology at all levels of seniority.