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Date live: Mar. 21, 2024

Business Area: COO & Functions

Area of Expertise: Risk and Quantitative Analytics

Reference Code: 90385430

Contract: Permanent

Salary / Rate USD 150000 to 200000

Counterparty Risk Manager Vice President
New York, NY

As a Barclays Counterparty Risk Manager Vice President (VP), you’ll be responsible for helping and supporting drive our risk analysis, review and challenge agenda. As an experienced risk professional, you should work both independently and as part of a team to provide expert analysis and commentary on the bank’s counterparty risk profile. This is also an opportunity to liaise and collaborate with Sales and Trading to understand the risk of derivative and financing transactions and with Quantitative Analysis to understand risk models behavior. 

Salary/ Rate Minimum: $150,000
Salary/ Rate Maximum: $200,000

The minimum and maximum salary/rate information above include only base salary or base hourly rate. It does not include any another type of compensation or benefits that may be available.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, established in 1690, with a legacy of success, quality, and innovation. We've helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.

At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, ‘anchor’, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business.

What will you be doing?

•    Processing live risking of derivative and securities financing transactions across products
•    Managing portfolio risk management of counterparty risk exposures for the bank
•    Being responsible for evaluating quantitative and qualitative analysis of counterparty risk
•    Developing and improving of management information
•    Managing ad hoc portfolio risk analysis of emergent market and macroeconomic events and how they affect the bank’s counterparty risk profile
•    Contributing to the continuous improvement of risk systems and tools and providing leadership and subject matter expertise across wider Credit Risk community 
•    Being responsible for presenting analysis and results to senior management 
•    Ensuring the appropriate model governance and control environment is in place and maintained and responsible for the training and development of junior team members 

What we’re looking for:

•    Degree in Finance, Sciences, Engineering, or related field and a track record in risk management with a leading Investment and/or Corporate Bank
•    Understanding of derivatives and risk metrics
•    Experience with market environment simulations and statistical/data analysis
•    Working knowledge and understanding of SQL, R Python, and VBA and familiarity with stochastic calculus  

Skills that will help you in the role:

•    Graduate degree in a quantitative field
•    Related post graduate study (FRM, CRA< and CQF)
•    Financial modeling experience and understanding with familiarity with object oriented programming
•    Experience with algorithm parallelization in a statically or dynamically typed language

Where will you be working?

You will be working at our Americas Headquarters at 745 Seventh Avenue. This 32-story office tower is located in Times Square in the heart of Manhattan and features a cafeteria, fitness center and state-of-the-art LED signage on the facade of the building.


USD 150000 to 200000

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