In Aggregate Risk, you will have the opportunity to work with frameworks that cover enterprise-wide stress testing, capital adequacy, aggregate risk measurement and risk appetite setting, risk adjusted performance measurement for transactions and new businesses; and regulatory capital requirements for activities conducted in the Non-Bank Group. The Aggregate Risk team collaborates with a group of global stakeholders, including all of Macquarie’s operating businesses, Risk Management, Group Treasury, Finance, Macquarie’s senior management and the Board, as well as our prudential regulator, APRA.
As a member of the team, you will be responsible for developing new approaches and models for economic capital and stress testing frameworks, ensuring that the frameworks are applied correctly in various business units across the Group for new deals, BAU purposes, and in scenario analysis processes. You will also provide assurance that our frameworks and models remain best practice with regular reviews and updates where necessary.
To be successful in this role, you will have an interest in economic capital, stress testing, and enjoy complex problem solving coupled with an outstanding academic background in a quantitative discipline (finance, economics, engineering, statistics, maths). You will have 3-5 years of relevant experience in validation or development of capital or stress testing models, capital reporting or building frameworks. Experience working with programming languages such as R/python and tools such as Power BI is desirable.
You will be able to display the ability and desire to solve bespoke problems whilst demonstrating a curiosity for understanding complexity and how things work. You will also have strong numerical and analytical skills with the ability to communicate complex concepts to non-technical stakeholders at all levels.
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About the Risk Management Group
The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Behavioural Risk, Compliance, Credit, Financial Crime Risk, Internal Audit, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, and RMG Enterprise Support.
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