Senior Consultant Financial Risk Management (UK)

Zanders

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Firm: Zanders

Location: London

Education: Advanced degree

Benefits: Competitive

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For our office in the UK we are seeking a Senior Consultant who will be involved in managing client projects, networking and contributing ideas and thought leadership. This is an ideal opportunity for a consultant or someone in banking to take the next step in their career. The role therefore offers entrepreneurship and the opportunity contribute to the content development of our FRM services.

You will be part of a team who is a sparring partner to international financial institutions and as such you will have experience in risk with advisory skills and content knowledge within financial risk management.  Your role will not only consist of managing and changing governance and policies but also the development of risk management from a process and strategic perspective.  

Your Role

  • Advise financial institutions about their financial risk models, policies and governance
  • Identify the financial risks of organizations and advise how to measure and manage these risks
  • Translate (new) rules and regulations into business processes
  • Advise on a broad range of quantitative aspects in the field of financial risk management
  • Take project responsibility on the client’s site
  • The ambition to develop a high-level career in consulting
  • Create presentations and be involved in client pitches
  • Willingness to broaden your knowledge within FRM via client experiences, trainings and education
  • Contribute to knowledge sharing and development within the team

Skills to be successful

  • At least 3 years relevant work experience in the field of financial risk management
  • Experience in consulting would be an advantage
  • Content knowledge surrounding ALM, market risk, credit risk and/or liquidity risk management
  • Familiarity with various financial products and their derivatives and with the regulatory landscape
  • Broad knowledge of and experience in risk management within the financial sector with relevant project expertise (equities, rates, FX, commodities, etc)
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree, preferably in Econometrics or another quantitative study complemented by a relevant professional qualification (FRM/PRM/CFA)
  • Fluent in English with a second European language considered an advantage
  • Excellent communication, presentation, networking and research skills
  • Open to travel, mainly within Europe
  • Aspiration to work in a dynamic niche consultancy with the ambition of further developing content knowledge
  • Pro-active and entrepreneurial spirit, in combination with strong team work ethics

We Offer In Return

Zanders offers an ambitious, international and fun working environment. We find a healthy work-life balance very important and offer the flexibility needed to combine a career as a consultant with a busy personal life. We have ambitious growth targets for the coming years and are looking for people who want to help us realize these targets.  Whether you want to develop new markets, products, clients or expertise areas, there is ample room for your initiatives and ambitions. In addition we offer the following:

  • We offer the possibility to specialize and develop professionally, taking on personal responsibility for client projects from an early stage. Our culture is transparent and thrives on the open exchange of ideas and knowledge between our consultants from various departments.
  • The opportunity to establish yourself as a subject matter expert in your chosen field
  • Opportunity to work alongside a variety of clients and consultants, enabling you to build new skills quickly to add to your credibility and value
  • Varied and personal training program to elevate your soft skills and content knowledge
  • A fun and enterprising team and organization that encourages, motivates and focuses on its people

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If you are interested to join our team please click on the ‘apply’ button and send your CV and cover letter.

Job information

Firm: Zanders

Location: London

Education: Advanced degree

Benefits: Competitive

Apply

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