Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a widerange of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealthmanagement services.
Our employees serve clients worldwide includingcorporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43countries.
As a market leader, the talent andpassion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a commonset of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic.
We canprovide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place forpeople to learn, to achieve and grow.
A philosophy that balances personallifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
The cornerstone of Morgan Stanley’s risk management philosophy is the executionof risk-adjusted returns through prudent risk-taking that protects our capitalbase and franchise.
Risk Management protects us from exposure to lossesresulting from market volatilities and defaults by our lending and tradingcounterparties.
Background on the Position
This position resides in the Model Risk Management (MRM) team within our Mumbaioffice. Our Global MRM team is broadly responsible for the risk management ofall of our models involving model validation, risk assessment, and governance.
We are seeking you to join a fast-growing teamwithin Model Risk Management, and help manage a new team responsible for thevalidation of qualitative models used across the Firm.
You would :
Engage withbusiness unit managers to understand the models
Assess theeffectiveness of controls to manage the model risk.
Writemodel risk management findings in technical documents that will be presentedboth internally (model developers, business unit managers) as well as to regulators.
Verballycommunicate results and debate issues, and concerns with internal audiencesincluding senior management.
Coordinate team’s tasks and escalate issues in a timelymanner.
Provide guidance and leadership to junior members in theteam
Possess Bachelors or Master’s Degreein finance or economics related areas.
5+ years’ experience within a Financial Institution orConsulting Firm. Preferably in areas of internal audit / operational risk / modelrisk
Have managed small teams (3-4 people)
Have exposure to and experience infinancial markets, products and businesses.
Have strong written and verbalcommunication skills; be comfortable debating issues and making formalpresentations.
Have desire to work in a dynamic,team-oriented environment focusing on concerning tasks mixing fundamental,quantitative and market-oriented knowledge and skills.