Job Vacancy For Head, Market & Liquidity Risk

A leading financial institution seeks to fill some vacancy and invites applications from suitably qualified candidate for the following position:- Head, Market & Liquidity Risk

Main Responsibilities:

•   Manage the development and implementation of market risk framework and policy for the Bank to ensure minimal losses and maximized returns
•   Ensure regular review and update of Market Risk framework and policy for compliance and relevance with local and international environment
•   Supervise regular reporting on Market Risk Management (daily, weekly, bi-monthly, quarterly and yearly) to keep management abreast of new development and bank performance and to prevent contravention of statutory and regulatory limits.
•   Coordinate the process of annual risk appetite review
•   Manage the development and implementation of ALM framework and policy for the Bank to ensure optimal Balance Sheet and to maximize profitability
•   Responsible for coordinating the Bank's contingency funding plan in conjunction wth the Treasury Department.
•   Responsible for interpreting research reports on the global economy, possible impacts on Ghana, risk dynamics and assess possible impacts on the Bank.
•   Supervise Asset & Liability Committee (ALCO) and Market Risk Policy Committee (MRPC) decisions are promptly implemented to ensure that the Bank carries out its business activities within regulatory

Qualification Required & Experience

•   A first degree or its equivalent in a numerate discipline.
•   (Higher Degrees/Professional Certification an advantage)


•   Minimum of 6 years experience in risk management or related area within the Banking sector

Relevant Skills/Competencies

•   Risk Control and Governance
•   Risk modelling
•   Portfolio Management skills
•   Financial Assets and Liability management
•   Market Risk monitoring and control

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Send your cover letters and CVs by email to:-

Closing Date: 30 October, 2015