Market Risk Officer, APAC Equities

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS AG
  • 21 Aug 17
Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Job Type
Full Time

Your role
Are you independent and self-driven? Do you have sharp analytic skills? Are you making sound risk-return decision? We're looking for someone like that who can:
– proactively review and, when warranted, approve business/trade requests while upholding our risk principles and standards
– participate in portfolio reviews to identify risk developments or concentrations
– exercise judgment and escalate decisions of high-risk positions to higher authority levels, as needed
– continually look to identify and implement new solutions, aimed at improved processes, controls and decision making
– work closely with Quantitative Risk Control, Credit, Legal, Compliance and Product Control to ensure best practice control environment

About us
Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your team
You'll be working in the APAC Equities Market Risk team in Hong Kong. We are a team of six, covering all the market risk from the Equities business in the APAC region.

Your experience and skills
You have:
– a university degree in finance or economics, or even engineering or mathematics
– strong analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills
– experience in a financial services organization in a related area
– solid understanding of financial markets and a passion to provide best-in-class client experience (you're in this, ultimately, for them)

You are:
– an excellent communicator, with strong interpersonal skills
- comfortable working in a collaborative team environment but also acting autonomously when needed
- not afraid to challenge in a constructive manner

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.