AVP/VP - Clearing Risk

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: $120k (Negotiable)
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Job Reference: 40010

​An international clearing house is seeking a talented risk professional in their risk management department. They provide innovate solutions to a diverse range of global investors, committed to drive success in a derivatives trading. As an ideal candidate, you will be overseeing and managing clearing risk in alignment with approved risk policies. You will play a crucial role in enhancing policies, procedures, and systems, supporting new products and risk projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the comprehensive management of clearing risks in alignment with approved risk policies.

  • Contribute to the review and update of risk policies and procedures, reflecting industry guidelines and regulatory requirements.

  • Support initiatives to enhance policies, procedures, and systems, aligning them with new products or risk projects.

  • Collaborate in identifying opportunities to improve data quality and streamline existing reporting processes.

  • Contribute to night shift duties, including end-of-day margin call verification and calculation of special margins.

  • Assist in the generation of end-of-day stress test reports, back test reports, and liquidity reports.

  • Support the upload of relevant files onto internal and external websites.

  • Contribute to the development and validation of risk models for margining, haircut, and settlement pricing.

  • Assist in credit scoring activities to assess the creditworthiness of members and counterparties.

  • Collaborate in reviewing and testing contingency plans, including default management and recovery plans.

  • Undertake additional responsibilities as assigned by Team Lead and departmental leadership.

Requirements:

  • University degree and above in a numerate discipline.

  • 2 to 4 years of experience in risk management, preferably in a clearing house or financial institution.

  • Solid understanding of financial products, including futures and options.

  • Familiarity with risk models and methodologies.

  • Basic quantitative skills, with a willingness to learn and develop proficiency.

  • Motivated individual capable of delivering quality work within established timelines.

  • Analytical mindset to address risk-related issues and navigate complexity.

  • Effective communicator with proficiency in English.

  • Team player with good interpersonal skills.

  • Candidates with additional professional qualifications (e.g., CFA, FRM) will be considered favorably.

Salary: $120k (Negotiable)

If you are interested in this role or would like to have a confidential discussion, please click "Apply Now" or contact Vanessa at functions@tenten-partners.com

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