Dealing Room Risk Manager
Dealing Room Risk Manager Did you know that we've been around longer than any other bank in Australia? When we started up as Australia's first company in 1817 our goals were to deliver exceptional service and drive economic progress. And while we've grown up as a company and our family has gotten bigger, our goals haven't changed. Today we have a clear vision to be one of the world's great service companies, helping our customers, communities and people to prosper and grow.
We believe that the service we provide defines us and exceptional service unifies us no matter which brand, division or role we're in. Your Role The purpose of this role is: • To provide oversight and analysis of traded and non-traded market risk activity in Group Treasury • To assist senior market risk managers in ad-hoc and project related tasks • To support the development and maintenance of a robust and sustainable market risk management framework • To provide consultancy on market risk-related issues and engage with the business to improve market risk management capability and new product development In this role your duties will include, but not necessarily be limited to, the following: • Monitor and analyse traded market risk activities and performance including oversight of limit management within approved authorities • Participate in the development of risk measuring and monitoring techniques and tools • Facilitate market risk management related aspects of business changes and projects • Engage with the business to improve risk management capabilities, facilitating the introduction of new products and contributing on relevant market risk-related matters • Contributes to intraday and end-of-day profit and loss and risk estimates reporting • Provide timely response to ad hoc investigations, analysis and delegated tasks • Delivers tasks delegated by Head of Risk Oversight, Market Risk You To be successful in this role you will have the following skills, experience, education and/or expertise: Knowledge and experience • At least 5 years experience in risk management in a financial markets environment • Subject matter expertise in traded and non-traded market risk management • A demonstrated ability in market risk oversight and governance in a range of asset classes and risk types • Practical experience in dealing with operational process and procedure in a financial markets environment • Knowledge of financial markets and treasury products and risks • Good written and verbal communication skills and negotiating skills Competencies • Business knowledge • VBA, SQL and Excel knowledge • Bloomberg/Reuters skills • Collaboration • Influencing and negotiating • Consulting and advisory • Problem solving • Attention to detail Working with Westpac Working with us you'll discover new ways of working, and an exciting range of roles to showcase your skills. Think inspiring locations, flexible work spaces and unexpected careers.