• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Macquarie Group
  • 14 Nov 18

Commodities and Global Markets - Business Operational Risk Management, Associate - 12 Month FTC

Commodities and Global Markets - Business Operational Risk Management, Associate - 12 Month FTC

Join an exciting role within our Commodities & Global Markets division within Business Operational Risk Management team, as an Associate, on a 12 month, full time contract. The role of the Commodities & Global Markets, Business Operational Risk Management is to facilitate the continued improvement in processes, controls and operational risk awareness and culture across our businesses.

As an Associate, you will work as part of the EMEA Business Operational Risk Management team - working directly with the business to ensure that the key operational risks are being effectively managed and monitored. The team are involved in providing advice on a broad range of risk matters, assessing new product and business initiatives, coordinating with stakeholders and ensuring businesses are operating in a controlled manner; investigating incidents and testing effectiveness of controls and compliance with key policies as required. This opportunity will see you assist the Business Operational Risk Manager for the Cash, Futures and Research business for Europe and South Africa.

Your role will be assisting the Cash, Futures and Research in line with the Operational Risk framework and will include; identification and monitoring of Operational Risks in the business; ensuring controls to address Operational Risk are adequate; work with the business to improve controls where they are inadequate or do not exist and working with the business to ensure high standards of risk culture. You will also assist the business to implement and adhere to the Groupwide Risk Management Framework including application of Groupwide Policies and conduct six monthly Operational Risk Self Assessments with the business; Investigation and writeup of Operational Risk incidents when they occur; perform Control Assurance in which controls to mitigate risks are "tested" and liaison with Internal Audit and Compliance with respect to the control assurance programme.

You will be a graduate with 1-2 years of risk experience, and you have a good understanding of front office operations and controls, including deal booking, trade execution, vanilla and structured loan and derivative products, client interaction, rates/position marking, valuations, pre-deal checks including credit and market risk limits.

To be successful in this role, it is expected you will have a high achievement drive, strong resilience and tenacity. You will be highly structured and organised, with a strong work ethic and have the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines. You will have excellent communication and presentation skills and strong relationship building and collaboration skills.

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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Advertised: 28 Sep 2018 GMT Daylight Time
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