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    Risk Analyst (Market Risk) - Abu Dhabi - FX/Brokerage

    Huxley Associates - Abu Dhabi, UAE

    Ref. JB1785765

    Job Description

    My client, based in Abu Dhabi, has an opening position for a Risk Analyst. In this position, reporting to the Risk Manager, will be responsible for assisting with the implementation and management of global Risk Management policies and procedures, with specific focus on the management of Credit and Market Risk exposures generated through the trading activities of the company. They will need to ensure the business is in full compliance with the relevant regulatory requirements on risk management.

    Other responsibilities will include:

    Risk Management Oversight:

    · Assisting in the implementation of Global Risk policies and procedures,
    · Assisting in the management and global reporting of KRIs, KPIs and KCIs
    · Assist the Risk Manager in fulfilling the regulatory and reporting requirements of the Risk function

    Market Risk:

    · Assisting in the implementation of Global Risk Framework (limits, processes, culture, tools)
    · Support the dealing function on ad hoc risk issues such as liquidity, customer concentration, product margining etc

    Credit Risk:

    · Monitoring, management and reporting of Credit Risk exposures
    · Counterparty analysis and on-boarding
    · Margin management analysis and review
    · Stress testing and scenario analysis of Risk models
    · Assist Global Financial Risk Management in credit and asset liquidity reporting

    Operational Risk:

    · Coordinate reporting, issue identification, monitoring and quality assurance processes
    · Monitor effectiveness of and adherence to controls and processes
    · Facilitate implementation of global risk mitigation plans


    · Must have at least 3 years of financial services experience ideally having worked for a Capital Markets licensee holder.
    · Good interpersonal skills are essential to deal with a range of stakeholders and able to articulate and communicate with senior members of staff.
    · Degree level education

    Job Details

    Job Location:
    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    Company Industry:
    Company Type:
    Employer (Private Sector)
    Job Role:
    Employment Status:
    Full time
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    Number of Vacancies:

    Preferred Candidate

    Career Level:
    Mid Career
    Years of Experience:
    Residence Location:

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    About This Company

    From our flagship office based in the Dubai International Financial Centre we provide contract and permanent hiring solutions across the MENA region.
    We are the largest Banking & Financial Services specific search firm in the world and part of a Global FTSE 250 organisation (SThree PLC) listed on the London Stock Exchange.
    We enjoy a stellar reputation in the industry stemming from 25 years of success; we employ 2300+ staff across 20 countries group wide with annual revenues of circa US$ 1 Billion.