Market Risk Analyst (6 months contract)

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services Contracting
Salary: S$6000 - S$7000 per month
REF: BBBH223643_1537334091

The Market Risk team has primary responsibilities within 3 areas: VaR production, Position Reporting & Time Series/BAU Projects aligned by asset class. The Department delivers global, multi-asset class solutions to the control, expansion and R&D issues for Risk Management and The Business. All of these come under close scrutiny from Internal Audit and External Regulators. The Department focuses its attention to a market risk calculation using the Value at Risk (VaR) approach.

Responsibilities

  • Perform daily validation of market data used for daily VaR calculations
  • Ensure completeness and accuracy of data loaded into the risk systems
  • Perform analysis into VaR movements
  • Set up new risk factors and market data
  • Maintain the tools used for market data upload and validation
  • The candidate will have to work closely with counterparts in other locations - Mumbai, London and New York
  • The candidate will have to manage relationship with stakeholders - risk managers - support them with investigations or new requests for market data set up


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a quantitative discipline
  • Quantitative analysis and research skills.
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Talent for assimilating large quantities of data and presenting in a logical format.
  • Strong technical skills in Excel VBA and SQL
  • Able to work independently.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills

Should you be keen on the role, please send your CV to Raymond de Amboy raymond.deamboy@ambition.com.sg or call +65 6854 5644 for a confidential chat.

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Business Registration Number: 200611680D. Licence Number: 10C5117. EA Personnel Registration Number: R1219081

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