Traded Markets Audit Contract

City of London
£400 - £550 per day
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Beth Ward
Job Type
Audit Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is recruiting for a banking and traded markets internal auditor with broad product experience.

You must be able to demonstrate strong aptitudes for undertaking internal audits following latest audit methodology including:

- Risk and control assessment of front and back office functions including sales and trading desks, desk oversight and management, middle office/desk support, product control (including valuation, Profit & Loss production and analysis, trade and transaction reporting
Requires demonstrable experience across a range of asset classes and traded products with particular depth of expertise in:

- Fixed income - linear and non-linear interest rate products (OTC and exchange traded), bonds, hybrids, deposits, collateralised instruments, repos, prime finance and delta-one trading, etc.

- Currency and commodities - flow and structured FX including algorithmic/automated trading desks, metals trading desks, physical/energy/financial commodities

A good working knowledge of the following functions is also necessary:

- Trading risk management and governance (comprehensive market and credit risk skills are not required)

- Current regulatory and compliance requirements for market trading businesses
second-line of defence monitoring functions

- Basic trade processing application controls including user access

- Experience with internal audit of equities and/or private-side/origination businesses would be an advantage.

It is a 6 month contract with a leading consultancy that is looking for someone to start ASAP.