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Libor Transition Models Project Manager

  • Location: New York, 10013
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

Grow your career as a Project Manager with an innovative global bank in New York, NY. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to work onsite 2-3 days per week.
  • Oversee firm-wide inventory and transition roadmap of LIBOR impacted models, including tracking of model planning, development, validation and implementation.
  • Monitor and manage program risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies whilst escalating to senior management as required.
  • Oversee program plans and tracking of progress and changes.
  • Coordinate collation and production of materials for relevant program governance forums.
  • Facilitate workshops and planning sessions as required.
  • Undertake ad hoc central program management requests as they arise.
  • Support with LIBOR related regulatory responses for PRA, FRB, OCC, ECB, and any others as necessary.
  • Assist with managing runbooks and coordination with stakeholders for Impact Assessments across finance governance teams, model developers, model risk management, various risk groups and technology.
  • Bachelor’s/University degree, advanced degree in economics or finance or related discipline would be desirable.
  • 5-10 years of experience working within a PMO, preferably within models/regulatory related roles.
  • Recognized program/project management qualification such as PRINCE2, MSP, etc.
  • Strong experience and understanding of model lifecycle and governance and project management.
  • Must have understanding of program management methodologies, frameworks, processes, tools and industry best practices.
  • Proven experience in facilitating workshops and program planning sessions.
  • Prefer understanding of LIBOR and its implications within the industry.
  • Prefer working experience in modeling space and appreciation of basic principles associated with pricing and risk models.
  • Prefer regulatory interaction through roles in Market risk and/or Counterparty Credit Risk management or regulatory and reporting.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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