Market Risk Audit VP

Michael Page
12 Aug 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Investment Bank


Plan, execute and document, in a supervised manner, audits in a risk focused manner and to a high standard in accordance with department and professional standards

Evaluate, test and report on the adequacy and effectiveness of the control environment

Analyse risks and proactively identify the root-cause of issues with a view to providing recommendations for improvement where weaknesses are identified

Finalise audit findings and use judgement to provide an overall opinion on the control environment

Drive all aspects of audit execution, including audit planning, audit testing, control evaluation, audit report drafting, documentation and follow up and verification of issue closure.

Leading a team of auditors in planning, testing and reporting on the effectiveness of controls that support the Firm wide Market Risk and Valuation Control groups.

Work with global line of business auditors in the early identification of emerging control issues and reporting them to line of business and audit management

Perform monitoring of market risk and financial related data, as well as operational risks, to recognise patterns and trends with risk and control implications.

Stay up to date with evolving market risk and valuation developments and regulatory and market events impacting the Bank


Track record in financial services

Demonstrable knowledge, and experience on market risk monitoring and management (including VaR and Stress)

Strong knowledge of valuation practices of financial instruments across a range of asset classes.

Good understanding of internal controls and risk assessment concepts and strong analytical skills to assess and challenge the existing Market Risk and Valuation control framework

Recognised accounting and risk management qualification preferred

Job Offer

Competitive salary, bonus and benefits package. AVP or VP level role.