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Intern - Middle Officer


Duration: 6 months, starting as February 2020


Role synopsis

  • Responsible for correct position and pricing reporting
  • Production of a daily PnL attribution, ability to produce a breakdown and explain key drivers – linear and non-linear portfolios
  • Production of risk position breakdown and risk decomposition
  • Manage and monitor the risk profile of the trading business in line with the agreed risk limits
  • Strong interaction with traders in a challenging and growing environment
  • Implement new controls: liaise with IT team to improve and enhance processes
  • Supporting Front Office in new business activities by evaluating risks embedded in new business or complex transactions
  • Liaise with back office/trade support/accounting/credit teams
  • Work closely with the trading desk, be able to understand their strategies and to question and challenge them


Skills Required

  • A University Degree in a relevant discipline – Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Engineering
  • Passionate about risk and processes, capable of working with the business lines to embed risk awareness and culture into everyday processes
  • Interest in translating complex mathematical problems into deliverable solutions
  • Process improvement mindset
  • Self-starter, able to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • Technically competent in setting up / managing ETRM systems and tools
  • Fluent English, speaking and writing
  • Advanced Excel skills, VBA, SQL, Python


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