Actuarial Post Jobs Twitter Actuarial Post Jobs LinkedIn Actuarial Post RSS Jobs Actuarial Post Jobs Google+
Actuarial Post Jobs Twitter Actuarial Post Jobs LinkedIn Actuarial Post RSS Jobs Actuarial Post Jobs Google+

Market Risk Manager

Date Posted
7th July 2020
Reference
Star6288
Sector
Life, Pensions, Risk Management
Job Type
Permanent
Location
London
Benefits
£ excellent package
Salary
Negotiable

Job Description

Star Actuarial, in conjunction with a market-leading and award-winning firm, has a fantastic opportunity for a talented Market Risk Manager with a strong quants/financial modelling background to join the business.

In this key role, you will  design and implement updates and replacements to market models, providing pragmatic solutions to remediate weaknesses and meet customer needs whilst carrying out hands-on coding of model developments (e.g. in R, Access, Excel, VBA).

You will also provide analytical capability within the market risk modelling team to support an understanding of the drivers of market risk.

In addition, you will support the regular production of market calibrations for use in reporting processes including controls to ensure sound capital management whilst diagnosing and explaining calibration movements.

With a quantitative first degree, the successful candidate will possess knowledge of statistical and risk modelling techniques alongside insurance capital modelling.

You will also possess financial model development capability including coding (eg R, VBA).

FIA/CFA or other professional qualification preferred but not essential.

An excellent career opportunity.

Please contact us to discuss this vacancy or for an informal discussion regarding your career goals. We are very happy to perform bespoke research on your behalf.

Jo Frankham, Associate Director

M: +44 (0)7950 419115

E: jo.frankham@staractuarial.com