Head of Market Risk
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Doreen Ooi
Date posted 14 September 2018 2018-09-142018-11-12 banking Menara 3 Petronas Persiaran KLCC Kuala Lumpur 50088 Robert Walters Malaysia
A well-known Islamic Bank in Malaysia is seeking a highly-qualified candidate to fill the position of Head of Market Risk. This is a role for a driven professional who is looking to make lasting impact to the Risk Management department in the organisation.
About the Head of Market Risk role:
In this business-critical role, you will assist the Chief Risk Officer in managing and enhancing the overall risk management profile of the Bank from a standalone market risk perspective, as well as from an integrated component of the overall risk profile perspective.
- Lead and be accountable for the planning, managing and to oversee the overall day-to-day management of the Department towards effectively measuring and managing the Bank’s market risk exposures and increasing operational efficiency and process improvement
- Review and enhance policies and guidelines pertaining to market risk management, which includes asset-liability management, liquidity risk management and trading risk management
- Responsible for risk control tools and methodologies pertaining to market risk management, align risk appetite and strategy through better evaluation of risk/reward profiles
- Lead the implementation and enhancement of market risk systems, i.e. Quantum/QRisk System and Asset-Liability Management Systems
- Supervise the preparation and analysis of all market risk reports within the stipulated time frame and error free and to ensure that all MAT/limits exceptions are escalated within the stipulated time frame
To succeed in the Head of Market Risk job, you will need to manage and drive a highly competent and motivated staff to provide excellent service quality at all times.
- Bachelor’s degree in Quantitative (e.g. Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Accounting, Actuarial Science, Finance) discipline from a reputable and recognised university
- Minimum 8 years' relevant experience
- Deep understanding of all financial instruments
- Quantitative modeling skills (including valuation of financial instruments/derivatives)
- Effective communication / interpersonal skills
- Self-motivated and self-starter with positive attitude and able to work under pressure
This well-known Islamic Bank has an outstanding reputation and great value is placed on training and development.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression awaits the right person in this exciting Head of Market Risk job.
Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTK2125
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd (formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd) Business Registration Number : 729828-T Licence Number : JTK2125