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Business Risk Analyst in Counterparty Credit Risk

Job ID: 2433 
Job Country: Denmark 
Job City: Copenhagen 



We seek a curious, analytical and self-driven colleague to join our dedicated team working with development of Counterparty Credit Risk (CCR) infrastructure, for all of Nordea Bank. We are both specialists and all-rounders, from varied backgrounds with risk management at the centre. We play an important role driving and delivering the future CCR infrastructure to meet challenging demands from both regulators and business. You’ll enjoy working across divisions and will be empowered to deliver tangible results.


About this opportunity


We in the CCR Infrastructure team add value by continuously developing the Bank’s Counterparty Credit Risk infrastructure to the best possible standard. We provide specialist and risk-focused business partnership to IT developers, working agile, ensuring that the solutions which add maximum value are delivered.


 What you’ll be doing:


  • Contribute to Nordea’s internal risk model solution, supporting the ongoing high standards of development and contribute during onsite inspections
  • Fulfil solutions to various risk management needs, from creating capital value to fulfilling regulatory laws and internal controls and supporting the transitional steps.
  • Drive and support projects  - participate , plan and drive  large and small projects  - achieving the best possible result within the constraints of resource and priority. 
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and technology, internal and external.
  • Analyse through pilot studies, assessments of feasibility and impact, estimating and publishing results
  • Quality assurance  - testing and automation  - ensuring high quality and successful production rollouts and investing in future automated testing
  • Validate – learn and comply with rules set by internal and external regulators for relevant systems, data and processes. Self-regulate, demonstrate compliance and respond to their questions.


Who you are


To succeed in this role, we believe that you are:


  • Self-motivated with a desire to add value
  • Proactive, taking ownership of assignments and seeing them to completion.
  • An effective communicator in both informal and formal settings
  • Curious, analytical, a self-learner who is eager to try new things.
  • Thorough and committed to the task, taking responsibility while maintaining high professional standards of spoken, written and numerical work.
  • Adaptable to change and manage your time effectively. 
  • A positive character - willing to bring forth your ideas and listen to those of others.
  • You’re honest and dependable, courageous to speak up even when it’s difficult, and committed to empowering others. You’re passionate about doing a great job.


Your background:


  • You have a relevant Master’s degree, preferably in economics or finance combined with at least 2 years of relevant work experience. Ideally this experience includes working in banking; with OTC derivatives, securities financing products; or in a risk management discipline. Alternatively, you could have experience working with infrastructure, functionality, testing, governance or data in the banking and finance industry. 
  • Superior skills in Excel and Microsoft office are required and experience with coding language is an advantage. 
  • You are fluent in English.
  • You are eager to increase your competencies.


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps


At Nordea, we’re committed to being an inclusive and sustainable workplace and a partner our customers and society can count on. Risk Management and integrity go hand in hand. So bring your ideas, skills and unique background and have an impact on how we do banking – now and in the future.


Submit your application no later than 06/10/2021. For more information, you’re welcome to contact Evelyn Lee Rogers  at evelyn.rogers@nordea.com or +45 5547 1148.

Department:  Credit and Risk management

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