Job Reference # 211203BR City London Job Type Full Time Your role Are you interested in a career in Risk Control, focusing on market risks? Are you curious about the risks arising from interest rate options? Do you work well in a team? If so, you may be interested in our open position; we are looking for someone to:
develop a deep understanding of market risks from our vanilla and exotic interest rates options as well as interest rate swap portfolios
ensure that risks taken are measured, understood by Risk and Business and well controlled
use your understanding of markets, products and positions to comment on market and risk developments
analyze proposed transactions and challenge them or recommend their approval
participate in projects as subject matter expert
assess new business initiatives and help develop our control framework further Your team You’ll be working in the Solutions Market Risk team in London which is based on the trading floor and forms part of Market Risk Control. The team oversees the Rates, Rates Options, Hybrids, Dynamic Strategies and Commodities trading portfolios and provides and independent and comprehensive view of market risks to Senior Management. In your role, you will work with colleagues across Trading, Risk Control, Finance, Quants, Business Management and Operations to keep the bank safe Your expertise a university degree in mathematics, economics, finance or another quantitative discipline
experience in markets-related roles, preferably market risk management. Front Office experience would be of benefit.
an interest in and understanding of financial markets
knowledge of vanilla and exotic Interest Rates products, including strategies, flows and risks
excellent communication skills with the ability to explain technical topics clearly and intuitively
strong technical and analytical skills with the ability to apply quantitative techniques to solve practical problems
accounting knowledge and/or programming skills would be beneficial
a quantitatively talented individual with attention to detail
collaborative and enjoy the challenge of working in a global team
self-motivated and willing to take responsibility
able to work independently and to deadlines
fluent in English and succinct in both verbal and written communication
curious and thrive on intellectual challenges Your colleagues About us Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.
We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us? Join us We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now. Disclaimer / Policy Statements UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.
- Country / State: United Kingdom
- Function Category: Risk
- Business Divisions: Group Functions