Risk Manager

  • EXANTE
  • Limassol, Cyprus
  • 24/01/2023
Full time Finance Forex Insurance

Job Description

About The Company

EXANTE is a wealthtech company that provides centralised trading solutions and B2B financial infrastructure that helps create value through technology.

Our proprietary trading platform enables direct market access to a wide range of financial instruments including stocks, ETFs, bonds, futures, options and more from a single multi-currency account.

With over 600 employees and a decade in the market, EXANTE’s presence extends across over 10 locations, including but not limited to the UK, Cyprus, Malta and Hong Kong.

We're growing 70% year-on-year and hiring globally day-by-day. Learn more about the EXANTE corporate culture and company benefits: https://careers.exante.eu/#about

THE ROLE

Responsibilities

  • Perform risk assessment and evaluation on different businesses / products;
  • Conduct credit analysis and prepare risk reports;
  • Monitor the overall financing exposure and ensure risk limits are fully complied with company policies; and close communication with accounting function to ensure liquid capital requirements of the company are adhered to;
  • Perform real time margin call monitoring, trade order approval, execute force liquidation and participate in debt recovery;
  • Assist in development and enhancement of risk and compliance framework, policies and procedures according to regulatory or internal requirements;
  • Conduct compliance risk review, monitoring and control for investment portfolio.

Requirements

  • Degree holder in Finance / Risk Management / Business or related disciplines;
  • Minimum 2-3 years' relevant experience in investment risk or investment compliance for financial institutions. CFA/FRM is a plus;
  • Strong problem solving skills and able to work under minimal supervision;
  • Possess strong interpersonal, communication, and time-management skills;
  • Good command of both written and spoken English;
  • Previous prima brokerage experience or CFD/equities margin trading business, exposure to DMA brokerage business;
  • Good knowledge of listed derivatives - trading, settlement, margining and clearing specifics;
  • Understanding of requirements regarding market surveillance, manipulation detection from global exchanges like CME, ICE, Eurex;
  • Knowledge of VBA/Python would be considered advantage.

Benefits

  • Excellent career growth opportunity
  • A chance to work in a trendsetting international financial technologies company
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Extra medical insurance and co-financed professional development program after the probation period
  • Free lunch and snacks in the corporate offices