Financial Services Risk Management – Senior Advisor - EY Cyprus

Accounting Nicosia, Cyprus
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Financial Services Risk Management – Senior Advisor - EY Cyprus

At EY we maintain dedicated Financial Services Advisory resources, offering offer a combination of qualitative, quantitative, regulatory, and technology skills along with broad industry experience. The Advisory team includes industry practitioners and quantitative analysts to provide financial and risk management services to leading financial institutions.

The opportunity:

Working together, we help clients better assess and improve their operations, grow revenue and manage risks to increase shareholder value. You will build valued relationships with clients and other members of our team and focus on high-impact opportunities and projects. Bringing experience and unique insight in one or more disciplines, you will use your knowledge to provide combined services covering a spectrum of activities from finance and financial risk management to information technology.

Your key responsibilities:

As part of our team you will be expected to take on responsibility and initiative early, providing you with real experience working with a wide range of major clients in Cyprus and abroad. You will assist the Advisory team by collecting information, performing financial analysis and financial risk modelling, supporting and participating in client interviews, workshops and meetings, preparing project deliverables and high quality reports.

Skills and attributes for success:

Designing, building and validating models using statistical and other quantitative techniques.
Strong written and verbal communication, presentation, client service and technical writing skills in English.
Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills.

To qualify for the role you must have:

Excellent academic background, including a bachelor and/or master degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Econometrics, Engineering, Operational Research, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Computer Science or other related field with strong quantitative focus.
2 to 5 years of working experience in Banking, Insurance or the Consulting environment

Ideally, you’ll also have:

Knowledge of financial risk management methodologies (credit, market, operational risk, etc.)
Knowledge of financial sector regulatory reporting frameworks (e.g. Basel II/III, FinRep, Solvency II) and supportive IT platforms.
Knowledge of SAS, SPSS, SQL, Matlab or similar, for data manipulation and development of predictive models and/or analytics.
Experience working in multicultural teams
High intellectual curiosity and energy

What we look for:

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers:

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:

Support, coaching and feedback from experienced industry professionals
Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark.

Apply now.