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Insight Recruitment Junior Risk Analyst (ON HOLD) 2020-07-17 12:45:21 2020-10-17
or call Matt Knowles on:
+44 (0)207 510 9600
Ref #: Insi/Risk
Location: London
Salary: £35,000p.a. + Bonus and Benefits GBP
Type: Permanent

This is an excellent opportunity to join the Market Risk Management team of the leading biofuel supplier, operating multi-product & multi-country trading books, the company is expanding its international presence and actively trading in Ireland, North America, Brazil, the Middle & Far East and Australia.

The primary responsibility of the Market Risk team is to act as a vital control function which enables the business to trade in a responsible, transparent and controlled manner. This role is pivotal to the business and requires a meticulous and entrepreneurially minded person to take ownership of multiple business sectors; ensuring any possible market risks are quickly reported to the Head of Risk Management. As the company continues to grow, there is a real demand for dynamic, hardworking and enthusiastic individuals to help support this rapid growth.

Reporting to the Head of Risk Management your main responsibilities will include:

  • Producing daily position reports which transparently summarise all market risk exposures arising from the business’s trading and hedging activities.
  • Producing daily Profit & Loss reports (mark to market) including justified and commercially driven commentary.
  • Understanding and validating all markers used in the daily P&L reports and ensuring the methodologies applied provide commercially meaningful reports.
  • Working closely with Accountants to support the reconciliation process between the reported middle office P&L figures and the monthly accounts.
  • Collaborate with Business Analysts to drive the development of the TriplePoint ETRM system.
  • Use initiative and lateral thinking to identify gaps in and develop/implement reports to increase transparency for stakeholders in the business.
  • Ad hoc tasks as required to support the Risk team and the wider business.

Required: Minimum 2:1 Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Economics/Finance/Mathematics, but other backgrounds will be considered).

Beneficial: Work/internship experience within the Product Control/Market Risk team of a physical commodities business.

Personal skills:

Enthusiastic approach with a willingness to learn and grow within the role. Strong communication skills, reliable and co-operative team member; Commitment to getting the job done, willing to ‘get hands dirty’ to deliver objectives. Control mind set, demonstrate the confidence to challenge decisions and hold up the mirror to business activities ensuring they are transparently reported.

People are key to our continuing success; we work hard to reward, develop and retain staff.

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Ref #: Insi/Risk
Location: London
Salary: £35,000p.a. + Bonus and Benefits
Type: Permanent

This is an excellent opportunity to join the Market Risk Management team of the leading biofuel supplier, operating multi-product & multi-country trading books, the company is expanding its international presence and actively trading in Ireland, North America, Brazil, the Middle & Far East and Australia.

The primary responsibility of the Market Risk team is to act as a vital control function which enables the business to trade in a responsible, transparent and controlled manner. This role is pivotal to the business and requires a meticulous and entrepreneurially minded person to take ownership of multiple business sectors; ensuring any possible market risks are quickly reported to the Head of Risk Management. As the company continues to grow, there is a real demand for dynamic, hardworking and enthusiastic individuals to help support this rapid growth.

Reporting to the Head of Risk Management your main responsibilities will include:

  • Producing daily position reports which transparently summarise all market risk exposures arising from the business’s trading and hedging activities.
  • Producing daily Profit & Loss reports (mark to market) including justified and commercially driven commentary.
  • Understanding and validating all markers used in the daily P&L reports and ensuring the methodologies applied provide commercially meaningful reports.
  • Working closely with Accountants to support the reconciliation process between the reported middle office P&L figures and the monthly accounts.
  • Collaborate with Business Analysts to drive the development of the TriplePoint ETRM system.
  • Use initiative and lateral thinking to identify gaps in and develop/implement reports to increase transparency for stakeholders in the business.
  • Ad hoc tasks as required to support the Risk team and the wider business.

Required: Minimum 2:1 Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Economics/Finance/Mathematics, but other backgrounds will be considered).

Beneficial: Work/internship experience within the Product Control/Market Risk team of a physical commodities business.

Personal skills:

Enthusiastic approach with a willingness to learn and grow within the role. Strong communication skills, reliable and co-operative team member; Commitment to getting the job done, willing to ‘get hands dirty’ to deliver objectives. Control mind set, demonstrate the confidence to challenge decisions and hold up the mirror to business activities ensuring they are transparently reported.

People are key to our continuing success; we work hard to reward, develop and retain staff.

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  Apply Now

Upload Your CV:
or call Matt Knowles on:
+44 (0)207 510 9600