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Specialist, Market (Liquidity) Risk

Wroclaw, Poland

Job Description

BNY Mellon Science represents the strategic centre of excellence for quantitative and analytical work focused on risk mitigation across BNY Mellon globally, delivering valuable insight and risk quantification across the firm. BNY Mellon Science has grown rapidly and today represents a highly motivated and engaged team of skilled professionals with expertise in financial industry practices and regulation demanding deep quantitative talent. The team works closely with colleagues across BNY Mellon to support the firm’s Capital Adequacy, Market Risk and Enterprise Risk modelling and data analytics; alongside quantitative support for the annual Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR) Stress Test. The resources within BNY Mellon Science are working towards supporting other innovative quantitative and analytical solutions for the wider firm as a part of their strategic objectives for 2018 and into the future.   Within Market Risk Reporting Team we are looking for Specialist who will cooperate with US based team and cover EMEA and Asia region.   Responsibilities:
  • Provides daily market risk reporting support during European time.
  • The position is responsible to verify the completeness and accuracy of output from market risk engine, review reconciliation between input and output records, and independently investigate issues, coordinating with business and technology teams across APAC, EMEA and US regions.
  • Outside of daily routine reporting responsibilities, this position is also responsible for ongoing market risk reporting process improvements.
  • The candidate should have the ability to write clear business requirements and communicate effective with technology partners throughout SDLC, develop detailed test plans and performs UAT.
  • Ensures market risk data analysis, reporting and monitoring are sound, accurate and being completed effectively and in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for the daily interactions with other departments when investigating and validating reported changes in risk.
  • Recognized as the market risk point of contact within the assigned business/business partner areas.
  • Handles market risk data analysis, reporting and monitoring and completes data sourcing, data aggregation and data management for the business(es) supported and for market risk management, ensuring accuracy and correctness; develops appropriate tools, partnering with Technology where needed.
  • Contributes to the establishment of the market risk strategy for the business/business partner area and is responsible for ensuring the implementation of that strategy.
  • Partners with the business to help them achieve their objectives within the Risk Appetite of the firm.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of tools and procedures to measure and monitor multiple risks hierarchically and across the entire organization. 
  •  Leads the interaction with technology staff in the development of new risk analysis, platform and data initiatives, and testing of modifications to the risk tools and processes.
  • Begins to build strategic relationships to influence at all levels of the organization.
  • Liaises with internal and external auditors and regulators to ensure compliance to prescribed standards. No direct reports; provides technical advice/guidance to less experienced Market Risk roles as needed.
  • Responsibilities are primarily limited to assigned business/business partner areas.
  • However, tasks may produce cross-regional impacts. Modified based upon local regulations/requirements.


  • Education Requirement: Master Degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required, in the fields of Finance, Economics, Quantitative Science and Engineering (Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Operations Research, Computer Science, Computer Engineering…etc.). Advanced degree is preferred.
  • Prior Work Requirements: 2-5 years of experience in market risk preferred.  Experience in financial services is preferred.
  • Discipline Requirements: Ability to analyze and report on financial products and financial risk, macroeconomic issues, interest rate risk, and relevant regulation (e.g., Basel, Volcker…etc.).
  • Technology Requirements: (Must Have) Advanced Excel, SQL, Visio and PowerPoint; (Nice-to-have) Tableau, Excel VBA

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BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: Poland-Dolnoslaskie-Wroclaw
Job: Risk
Internal Jobcode: 85208
Organization: Risk-HR06016
Requisition Number: 1804160