Traded Markets Audit Contract

Location
City of London
Salary
£400 - £550 per day
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
BW4521
Contact
Beth Ward
Job Type
Audit Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
None
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.