Head Market Risk Information Technology
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Market Risk IT (MR IT) is part of Risk & Finance IT, and supports the Market & Liquidity Risk Management group within the Risk Division, responsible for Market Risk Management, Scenario Analysis, Risk Consolidation, Risk Capital, Risk Based P&L and the quants responsible for risk measurement models and pricing model validation.
MR IT teams are located across London, New York, Singapore, Poland and India and we have over 500+ staff globally, including 350+ permanent and vendor staff in India.
We are now recruiting a Head of MR IT APAC to establish a new team for MR IT in the Mumbai office, to oversee and drive the MR IT application delivery and QA organizations in India, and to manage relationships with the key Market & Liquidity Risk Management stakeholders in India and APAC .
A challenging and exciting senior role reporting to the Global Head of MR IT
As part of the global Market Risk IT management team, be responsible for establishing & heading the new Mumbai team for MR IT
As a member of Risk & Finance IT Market Risk global leadership team, you will have the opportunity to join a dynamic and exciting environment, and learn multiple aspects of investment banking in an international team
Be the senior client partner for the APAC region, representing MRIT project delivery as well as stability / service delivery of MR IT systems to senior (MD / DIR) clients.
Be accountable & take functional ownership of deliveries by the India multi-location team.
Be responsible for working with the global MR IT leads (N5s) to ensure we deliver on regulatory commitments, drive operational improvements and maintain a sustainable platform.
Contribute to IT strategic initiatives across RFIT and beyond, both within India and more globally.
Minimum 15+ years of experience in the Investment Banking and / or Market Risk domains
Proven experience in building and driving effective application development teams
Proven track record of managing large teams across locations and functional expertise
Strong management experience in managing development & vendor teams
Previous experience in a significant change programs in an investment bank
Proven ability to develop effective relationships with senior Technology and Investment Banking and / or Market Risk stakeholders
Clear ability to communicate clearly and effectively verbally and in written / presentation form
Good knowledge of IT system concepts, products, practices relevant to a large investment / corporate banks
Good knowledge of investment banking front office business
Knowledge of the regulatory environment relevant for large complex financial institutions
Strong written and oral communication skills
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