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Senior Risk Expert, Helsinki

Helsinki, FI, 00500

Job ID: 4688 


Would you like to be a key driver in the understanding and management of balance sheet risks? We are now looking for a Senior Risk Expert to focus on management of IRRBB across Nordea’s portfolio.


At Nordea, we’re committed to being a partner our customers and society can count on. Compliance and integrity go hand in hand. Joining us means you’ll have an impact on how we do banking – today and tomorrow. So bring your ideas, skills and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with plenty of opportunities to collaborate, grow and make your mark on something bigger.

About this opportunity


Welcome to the Capital, Liquidity and Reporting Risk Controls team. We add value by ensuring risks embedded in the balance sheet are properly managed in order that Nordea’s customers can rely on us, in good times and bad. As Senior Risk Expert you’ll play a valuable role in working with colleagues and 1st line to monitor and control the interest rate risks being run on Nordea’s multi-currency balance sheets.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Represent Group Risk in interactions with senior management, risk owners and regulators on the various topics within non-traded market risk
  • Identify and investigate new and emerging non-traded market risks to the bank
  • Identify and measure risks to promote complete and accurate sensitivity reporting
  • Support in the design and calibration of internal risk appetite scenarios
  • Monitor and analyse banking book activities and trends and proactively identify new risks
  • Recommend adjustments to frameworks, strategies and hedge programmes
  • Support in various Group Risk and bank-wide deliverables in non-traded market risks

You’ll join a team with multi-national banking experience and diverse backgrounds. The role is based in Helsinki.

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • You work well with others
  • You love learning and trying new things
  • You’re excited about bringing your ideas to the table


Your experience and background: 

  • The successful candidate will have a good understanding of the risks of a large international bank’s balance sheet preferably with several years of experience in ALM or NTMR
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills
  • An educational background within STEM or Finance.


 If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 07/02/2022. For more information, you’re welcome to contact John J Barbour

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.

Please be aware that any applications or CVs coming through email or direct messages will not be accepted or considered.

Department:  Legal / Compliance / Sourcing

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