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Knab was founded in 2012 because we want to make things simpler, smarter and more advantageous for our clients. Because we believe we can help our clients better manage their financial affairs and maximize their wealth. "Feel at ease when it comes to your finances. Everyday" is our motto.  

By combining smart technical solutions with human intelligence, we create financial products and services that really meet your needs. Add to that the superb customer service we offer to our clients and you end up with something that is truly unique in the financial world! 

Your responsibilities

As a Junior Market Risk Manager your responsibilities include managing the risk and  reporting on the market risk (liquidity, interest rate, FX, and equity risk) of Knab. You build dashboards and improve them. You understand the risks we run in our balance sheet and are excellent at transforming data and analyzing figures. With your analysis you support the other risk managers in our team.

Furthermore, advising the senior management of the bank will be an important part of the job. You will be a key contributor to the ALCO and risk committees by calculating, reviewing and reporting on all market related risks. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to learn different areas of market risk by working together with senior members of our team and by engaging in our content meetings. In addition to this, you will participate in projects such as the implementation of the new ALM/risk management system, as well as, developing and improving the reporting process. 

The MRM Team 

Knab's Market Risk Management team (MRM) consists of 6 dedicated risk specialists who maintain the market risk framework of the bank. We work closely with other teams within the bank such as: Credit Risk Management (CRM), ALM&Methodology  (ALM&M), Capital Management (CM) and Finance&Control (F&C). 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 reporting line to our Head of Market Risk Management.

 Your profile 

  • A university degree in a quantitative discipline such as Finance, Econometrics, Physics, Mathematics, or an equivalent area;
  • Problem solving skills as well as analytical and conceptual mindset; 
  • Up to 2 years of working experience in Risk Management or Treasury; 
  • Working knowledge of programming language (e.g. VBA, SQL, Python, R) 
  • Knowledge or willingness to increase your knowledge on banking law and regulation (Basel, EBA); 
  • You are energetic and enthusiastic about banking and driven to further  improve the Market Risk Management team of Knab;
  • You are able to reach your goals while working with different stakeholders;
  • You are good at managing expectations and you have the ability to work with a wide variety of people.
  • You are professional and willing to learn but also friendly and fun to work with!

Diversity Statement: Come as you are, be yourself! Knab is an open workplace with positive vibes. We are open-minded and 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.  

Come 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 out the benefits!  

If you have any questions regarding this role or the process, please feel free to reach out to us. We do not collaborate with third parties to fulfill this role.

 

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Application procedure

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

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