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The position advertised is in the Institutional Securities Group (ISG) Model Management group within ISG Management in London. ISG Model Management is a part of the Firm's First Line of Defense and responsible for a broad range of control initiatives across ISG with an emphasis on mitigating risk borne from use of models. In particular, the team focuses on developing and implementing standards and controls for models used in ISG and improving control practices to help ISG to meet regulatory requirements. Members of the group interact with traders, strategists, control functions, technology, and EMEA and Global senior management. The ideal candidate is self-motivated w...
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Members of the group interact with traders, strategists, control functions, technology, and EMEA and Global senior management. The ideal candidate is self-motivated with a strong desire to learn and excel, has relevant experience within the financial services industry, as well as excellent communication skills and good analytical skills.
The primary responsibilities include supporting the daily activities and initiatives of the group, such as: • Monitoring compliance with established policies and procedures: reviewing model use and trading activities through daily alerts and ad hoc reporting. Investigating and escalating exceptions to policies and assisting with their resolution • Producing and developing reports for overseeing model risk for internal and external stakeholders • Engaging and assisting key stakeholders in the implementation of procedures ensuring consistency of framework across all business units. • Help identify opportunities for improvements of existing control framework and participate in projects to enhance controls. • Perform ad-hoc analyses to support continuous improvement of the control processes • Acquire a high-level understanding of risk and valuation models across the firm
Qualifications Skills Required
• The ideal candidate has a bachelor's degree • Previous relevant industry experience • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, confidence to present to senior management, able to balance various initiatives and deadlines simultaneously • Initiative and ability to facilitate communication among departments • Sound analytical and critical thinking skills • Sensitivity to detail and accuracy in everyday work
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