Liquidity Risk Manager

  • Competitive
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland Dublin Leinster IE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • 18 Aug 18 2018-08-18

Liquidity Risk Manager

Job Description:
Corporate Title: Up to Director (Up to Director)
Location: Dublin
Line of Business: CFO Treasury

An exciting opportunity as a dedicated Global Liquidity Risk Manager is available for a talented individual to work our growing Dublin office.

Liquidity Management is responsible for analysing our overall and meaningful individual liquidity positions, for assessing those positions and for proposing changes to them within the enterprise's overall risk appetite.

The analysis and assessment includes liquidity requirements, contractual obligations, contingent risks, as well as cash flow forecasting and stress testing. This team works closely with business and support partners to develop a culture of liquidity management with the right governance and control processes as support.

You will possess a deep understanding of liquidity management as it pertains to banking and broker dealers as well as nuances related to international jurisdictions. You will also have experience working globally and working as part of a team across multiple geographies. Additionally you will have an intellectual curiosity and ability to drive project goals across functions with minimal oversight.

You will serve as a liaison between GLM and its business partners across various teams including regulatory reporting, CFO, line of business and funding as the international processes are developed and improved. You will need to understand the needs of business partners as well as the bank's internal stress testing and the EU LCR.

What will your main responsibilities involve?

  • Partner with business leads, Treasury Leads and Finance Leads on:
  • Funding sources and uses
  • Net funding requirements and FTP
  • Contingent liquidity requirements and CFTP
  • Use of Legal Entities
  • Strategy and initiatives
  • Lead Regulator engagement
  • Lead junior liquidity managers who provide front to back coverage of new European entities and business activities for liquidity management purposes
  • Partner with Global Forecasting, Reporting, Banking and Markets Liquidity Management on day to day Liquidity Management routines and key initiatives.
  • Partner with technology on design, implementation and testing of Liquidity Management systems.

What skills and qualifications will you ideally possess?

Required Skills:
  • Active experience liaising with business managers within a large Bank
  • Upbeat and a self-starter, you are passionate about learning and intellectual curiosity
  • Solid quantitative background including excel modelling
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - both written and verbal

Desired Skills:
  • Deep knowledge of Basel/CRR regulatory framework pertaining to liquidity issues

  • Excel and financial analytical skills
  • Influencing and business partnering
  • Ability to learn new systems and processes
  • Deep understanding of regulatory environment
  • A similar role in Treasury department, Consultancy or Business Unit with exposure to Global Market and/or Banking products

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses, large corporations and governments with a full range of financial and risk management products and services. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the marketing name for the global banking and markets businesses.
The company has had a presence in EMEA since 1922. With offices in 23 countries on three continents, it offers an integrated and comprehensive set of products and services across Global Corporate and Investment Banking, Global Markets and Consumer Card, serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and government clients, combining the best of local knowledge and global expertise. Developing solutions for social and environmental challenges is at the core of Bank of America Merrill Lynch's responsibility platform. In more than 90 countries around the world, we partner with employees, clients and stakeholders to help make financial lives better.


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