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GB1731 - Assistant Manager - Market Risk - Job Details

GB1731 - Assistant Manager - Market Risk

Business Unit: Support Groups
Division: Risk Management
Department: Enterprise Risk Management
Contract Type: Full Time
Area/Branches: Head Office
Closing Date: 03-Sep-2016

About Gulf Bank

Gulf Bank was established in 1960 and has since progressed to becoming an industry-leading financial services provider complemented by a large network of 55 branches strategically positioned in key locations across Kuwait.

The main groups of the Bank are Consumer Banking, Corporate Banking, International Banking and Treasury.

Job Purpose:

To support Head of Market Risk in monitoring Gulf Bank’s exposure to Market, Liquidity and Counterparty risks.

  1. Risk Models & infrastructure: To develop and implement risk models to quantify and monitor market and liquidity risks. Support model development for ERM as requested by Head of ERM.
  2. Market Risk Management: Monitor and identify market and liquidity risks across the bank.
  3. Market & Liquidity Risk Procedures: Ensure proper documentation of market and liquidity risk procedures.
  4. Market Risk Disclosures and MIS: To report to internal and external stakeholders on risk issues
  5. New Product Assessments: Support Head of Market Risk in validation of new Treasury & Capital Market products to ensure all products are controlled by appropriate Risk engines, models and processes 
  6. Risk Appetite: Ensure all market and liquidity risks are within the bank’s approved risk appetite
  7. Corporate governance: Ensure corporate governance is complied with at all times.
Education, Knowledge & Skills:


Education /Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in finance  / banking / commerce / management / quantitative disciplines
Knowledge: Knowledge of market risks, Basel guideline and its related application
Experience: 3-5 years in market risk analysis / Treasury management within the banking sector
Accreditation / Licensing: FRM / PRMIA / CFA

Generic & Specific Skills:

  • Strong Analytical and Financial skills
  • Conceptual thinking
  • English language skills
  • Proficient in MS Office and relevant packages
  • Practical knowledge of Treasury and Capital Markets products and workflows.
Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV

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