Electronic Trading Credit Risk Management Director - GBP150k

Aston Carter Ltd
150000.00 GBP Annual
11 Aug 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

You will be responsible for helping set the appropriate credit limits for clients on boarded to the platform, as well as having responsibility for the design and roll out of the necessary risk and control frameworks.

As this is a brand new role, you will have the autonomy to come in and make the role your own and leave your stamp within the organisation for years to come.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop a deep understanding of all electronic trading activities across asset classes
  • Identify risk concerns in conjunction with the business, as well as design and implement an enhanced credit risk governance and control framework
  • Be accountable for the bank's credit risk management framework for electronic trading, answering directly to senior management
  • Influence and make decisions in respect of electronic trading risk management
  • This is a high profile role which will require management of critical deliverables for the risk function
  • Stakeholders will include senior management in Risk and the Front Office and this individual will be expected to be able to present and defend proposed policies and approaches.

Key Skills/Accountabilities:

  • You will require strong analytical skills and a broad understanding of products and markets across asset classes
  • Previous experience of electronic trading businesses would be ideal, however strong product and risk management experience is essential
  • Solid understanding of cash and derivative products and associated markets
  • An understanding of how to design and implement credit risk controls
  • Excellent stakeholder and communication skills, facing off to senior stakeholder across the organisation.

Those that feel they are a strong candidate for the role should forward their CV's to (.co.uk) or contact Carl on to find out more.

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