In a nutshell

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Knab was founded in 2012 because we wanted to do things differently. Simpler, smarter and more advantageous for our customers. Because we believe we can help everyone maximize their financial affairs. "Feel at ease when it comes to your finances. Every day." By combining smart technical solutions with a healthy dose of human intelligence, we create financial services that really meet your needs. Add to that some of the sublime personal service from our employees and you end up with something that's truly unique to the world of finance! 

In a nutshell 
As a Junior Risk Manager your responsibilities include reporting on the liquidity and interest rate risk of Knab. You build dashboards and improve them, you understand these risks and are excellent analyzing and transforming data. With your analysis you support the other risk managers.

Furthermore; advising the senior management of the bank will be an important part of the job. You'll participate in ALCO and risk committees to report on all market related risks. Projects you will be participating in are implementing the risk system, improving and developing the reporting process. 

Technical Development Program
This position is part of the Technical Development Program, which is a program based on job rotation in combination with Aegon. Every two years you will switch to a new role in another business unit: Aegon the Netherlands, Aegon Asset Management, Aegon Group, Knab and TKP. These rotations (three times maximum) facilitate your development as a broad professional. Besides these rotations, this program offers you everything to boost your development:

  • Extended training program (communication, project management and leadership skills);
  • International assignments;
  • Individual coaching by program coordinators.

The program is an excellent opportunity to build a broad network with your peers and to interact with senior management. All of this prepares you for senior specialist and management roles within Knab or Aegon.

For more information about the Technical Development Program click here.

The team
The Market Risk Management team (MRM) within Knab consists of 6 dedicated risk specialists who maintain the market risk framework of the bank. We work closely with other teams within the bank, like Credit Risk Management and the Finance departments. Our main stakeholders are the ALCO and Management Board of Knab. The MRM team is part of the Risk and Compliance team and reports directly to the CRO of the bank. In this role you have a direct report to our Head Market Risk.

Your profile

  • A university degree in a quantitative discipline like econometrics, physics, mathematics, or an equivalent area;
  • Analytical, conceptual mindset; 
  • Extracurricular activities such as a board year, international exchanges, internships, etc.
  • Up to 2 years of working experience in risk management or Treasury; 
  • Working knowledge of programming language (e.SQL, Python, R) 
  • Knowledge or willingness to build knowledge of laws and regulations (Basel, EBA); 
  • You are driven to improve banking and improve the risk management team of Knab further;
  • You are able to reach your goals while working with different stakeholders.

Diversity Statement: Come as you are. Knab is an open workplace with positive vibes. We are inclusive of all nationalities, races and genders. We feel comfortable to bring our authentic whole selves to work and like you to do so too.  

Work with us!
If you come to work with us, Knab will become a significant part of your life. Therefore, we make sure the ambiance is just as exciting as your job. Check the benefits!  

If you have any questions regarding this role or the process, please feel free to reach out to us.

We don`t collaborate with third parties to fulfill this role.


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Application procedure

1. You apply
You apply
2. Intake (phone)
Intake (phone)
3. First interview
First interview
4. Case
5. Second interview
Second interview
6. Third interview
Third interview
7. Offer
8. Pre-employment screening
Pre-employment screening
9. Whoo! New job!
Whoo! New job!

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