Specialized Consultant-Risk

Employer: Wolters Kluwer Financial Services
Domain:
  • Banks - Financial Institutions
  • Accounting - Finance
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 23.02.2020
    Short company description

    Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services. Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. For more information about our solutions and organization, visit www.wolterskluwer.com, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

    In our specific business unit, Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk and Compliance we possess deep insight into the industry, providing governance, risk and compliance programs and solutions to more than 15,000 financial services organizations worldwide. More than 400 in-house experts - former regulators and compliance officers, risk analysts, lawyers and financial industry specialists – embed their knowledge and expertise in every service or solution so that financial organizations can be confident they are managing their organization's Finance, Risk and Regulation needs effectively. Despite rapidly changing industry conditions, financial organizations can rest assured knowing that Wolters Kluwer is able to invest and quickly respond to market needs, with financial stability for the long term.

    Requirements

    Qualifications and Skillset

    Education: Education:

    Master's degree in Economics, Business Economics, Business Engineering with a specialization in Banking and Finance

    Expertise in one or more of the following areas is required:

    -Financial Risk Management
    -Thorough understanding of financial instruments mechanics and valuation (Loans, Bonds, Options, Swaps, etc.)
    -Expertise in one or more of the following areas: ALM, Liquidity Risk, Market Risk, FTP, Credit Risk, Capital Adequacy, Monte-Carlo Simulations, Basel III/IV
    -Experience in delivering consultancy, training and presentations to external parties
    -CFA/FRM/PRMIA certifications would be a plus
    -Demonstrable experience in a client-facing role
    -Affinity with or interest in software (implementation) projects; database and SQL knowledge is desirable
    -Fluency in English (written and oral) is mandatory, other languages such as German or French are a plus
    -Ability and willingness to travel and work on international projects

    Personal Skills

    -Excellent communication (written and oral) skills
    -Assertive and result driven
    -Team player
    -Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
    -Responsible, methodical and organised
    -Flexible to travel extensively.

    Responsibilities

    Your tasks and responsibilities include:

    -You will participate in implementation projects by providing functional expertise through specialized workshops on regulatory reporting, banking and financial products
    -You will contribute to pre-sales and marketing activities such as product demonstration, RFI, RFP as well as address business and regulatory issues raised during meetings
    -You will be working on a project-based implementation at the client’s site, you will assist the customer in defining and analysing his requirements, translate the client’s requirements into functional specifications, implement and test our solutions and assure a constant follow-up and evaluation of the situation
    -You will play an advisory role towards our clients. You will use your knowledge and expertise trough the different projects by advising on our standard and/or customized solutions
    -You will be the first contact point of the customer for functional related (content) questions
    -Implementation of the product will be done by following implementation methodology. -You will report to the project manager of the project you are allocated to Being involved in both local and international projects for implementation of Client’s solutions
    -Working in multinational teams and providing functional knowledge on banking and bank reporting
    -Finding alternative solutions in case of problems and managing enhancements to resolve customer issues