Market Risk Consultant

Salary/Rate : ¥8M - ¥12M
Location : Tokyo Metropolis
Post Date :
Employment Type : Permanent
Job Reference : 0009328360-FS
Job Classification : Financial Services

Description :


Market Risk Quant— Junior Staff / Staff / Senior Staff will have responsibility for:

  • Assisting on technical market and counterparty risk projects;
  • Building client pitches and presentation for clients;
  • Performing regulatory analysis alongside the technical risk skills.


To qualify for the role you must have:

  • A graduate education (or equivalent) in a numerate discipline –qualifications within a relevant fields e.g. CFA, FRM, PRIMA or a PhD would be an added advantage;
  • Experience in consultancy, bank, securities or hedge fund in derivative related field (e.g. market risk, counterparty risk, FO trading etc.)
  • A basic understanding of risk measurement frameworks;
  • Operate autonomously, to drive a project and produce an reports/presentations that can be presented to internal and external clients;
  • Good ability to communicate technical concepts clearly in English and Japanese;
  • Availability to work and travel across APAC; and
  • A basic understanding of regulatory rules and how they affect risk modelling.

Additional desirable experience includes:

  • Knowledge and experience using statistical methods for financial risk management purposes;
  • Understanding of derivative and other financial products;
  • Highly motivated, with a proven ability to work on own initiative;
  • Strong team player with good organisation, planning and leadership skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including oral/written communication & influencing skills;
  • Strong IT skills (Microsoft applications - PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Access);
  • Coding skills (R, SAS, SPSS, C++, C#, Matlab, Java, VBA);
  • Sound people management skills; and
  • Proven track record of delivery.
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