Director, ASP Trading Oversight & Portfolio Management
May 26, 2021
Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, we have a global reach with operations in about 50 countries and employ more than 45,000 people from over 150 different nations. Embodying entrepreneurial spirit, Credit Suisse delivers holistic financial solutions to our clients, including innovative products and specially tailored advice. Striving for quality and excellence in our work, we recognize and reward extraordinary performance among our employees, provide wide-ranging training and development opportunities, and benefit from a diverse range of perspectives to create value for our clients, shareholders and communities. We are Credit Suisse.
We Offer Your responsibilities include: â€¢ Be a Portfolio risk strategist with outstanding knowledge of the underlying the business, proactively identifying issues and helping the business navigate the environment to minimize the risk of surprises. â€¢ Take accountability for Analysis and proactive management of risk resources available to the business across Credit, Market and Enterprise risk as well as capital and liquidity. â€¢ Undertake strategic and tactical macro hedging and risk mitigation activities, providing coverage for all of Asia Pacific Strategic Products business covering a portfolio of over CHF50bn. â€¢ Play key risk management role, monitoring risk appetite e.g. country limit usage, product risk appetite, CARMC limits, valuations and scenarios-at-risk. â€¢ Conduct ad-hoc risk deep dives and support analysis for Senior Management / Regulatory / Risk Committee BoD risk presentations by APAC RMC. â€¢ Take responsibility for capital, balance sheet and liquidity; analysis and forecast of usage in support of continued optimization efforts. â€¢ Fine-tune business metrics and performance indicators, working directly with trading and structuring desks and add real value to senior management decision making. Your future colleagues
An opportunity to join a market leading financing franchise. You will work closely with trading, structuring and syndication specialists across the ASP platform in APAC and assist the ASP Management Committee to proactively manage risk, capital and liquidity across the division.
To excel in this role, you should possess:
Degree in Banking, Finance, Engineering or similar, with a relevant professional accreditation desirable and previous background in Credit or Portfolio management.
Outstanding knowledge of Investment Banking and Private Banking product offerings, with understanding of underlying structures, trading process, market, credit or operational risk considerations.
A background in quantitative or risk analysis would be an advantage, with a 'front office mentality' - you will bring a commercial, revenue-centric approach to risk and controls.
The ability to build relationships with senior management and act on a consultative basis.
Critical and independent thinking skills, and the ability and personal impact to challenge others.
Outstanding organizational skills with the ability to be flexible and adapt to change.
Result oriented, dedicated, hardworking who can work on own initiative and can deliver on time with a high level of integrity and flexibility, sense of urgency, attention to detail and quality standards
Credit Suisse is an equal opportunity employer. Welcoming diversity gives us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and drives our success.