Senior Analyst, Process Risk

Employer
Eleven Recruitment
Location
Cranford London, England, TW4 Hounslow, Hounslow, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Feb 22, 2021
Closes
Feb 23, 2021
Ref
1983634277
Job Role
Risk Manager
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Newly qualified, Qualified

Senior Analyst, Process Risk


KNOWLEDGE:

The Senior Analyst, Process Risk will need to hold prior working experience of an energy or trading organization, however experience in LNG is not a pre-requisite, but is strongly preferred; an energetic, outgoing and intensely inquisitive nature however is a requirement.

A demonstrable awareness and understanding of the financial trading lifecycle, including segregation of Front, Middle and Back offices, is a prerequisite. The ability to work accurately, under tight deadlines is a necessity. An expansive thought process and ability to question the existing status-quo also strongly preferred. A demonstrable ability to work with multiple personality types is a requirement.

A strong data driven mindset is also critical as the role will be responsible for reporting existing KRI's and developing insightful new measures across the trade life cycle, including sourcing data which may be automated, manually sourced or a combination.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES:


• Actively contribute to the identification, mapping, drafting and proposing of enhancements to process and controls documentation for commodity transactions specific to Front, Middle, and Back Office activities in London.


• Help identify flaws in the existing processes that could put the company at risk; propose feasible solutions to reduce residual risk.


• Communicate with various business departments to identify solutions or recommendations to make identified processes and controls more efficient and accurate.


• Deputise for the Manager, Process Risk in the event of unavailability.

QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS):

  1. Education and Certifications:

§ Degree in Business, Finance, Engineering (chemical) or process orientated study.

2. Experience (Essential):

§ Prior experience in the energy industry or related experience.

§ Understanding of trading organization set-up e.g. front, middle, back office and associated standard controls.

3. Experience (Preferred)

  • Understanding of LNG/natural gas marketing activities, including purchase/sales, transportation, storage and financial transactions.
  • Understanding of Lean / Six Sigma process analysis
  • Understanding of IT development lifecycle (Agile development)