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Senior Consultant - Financial Services Risk Management

Location:  Budapest
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  3 Jun 2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  927602

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.


The opportunity


As a Senior in our FSRM banking team you will work predominantly for the major financial institutions on both local and regional projects. You will be helping clients in the areas of market and credit risk and you will be in touch with the hot topics and regulatory trends (Basel III, IFRS) in the financial markets. 


Your key responsibilities


  • Active involvement in projects in financial risk modelling, credit risk, market risk, operational risk, methodology designs and reviews by large Hungarian and international banks
  • Based on the result of analyses and research, draw meaningful conclusions and recommendations for our clients
  • With close cooperation with the Manager colleague, drive the preparation of reports and presentations
  • Supervise and coach Assistants, monitor and report delivery status
  • Preparation of proposals, project plans for prospective clients


Skills and attributes for success


  • Strong interpersonal skills, team player 
  • Client focused mindset with drive for impact
  • Very good command of spoken and written English, Hungarian, outstanding communication skills


To qualify for the role you must have


  • Master’s degree in Economics, Math or Statistics (e.g.   Financial Mathematics / Quantitative finance) 
  • 3-5 years’ experience preferably at major Hungarian financial institutions in the field of risk management: 
    1. Credit risk modeling (scoring and rating models, PD and LGD modeling) or 
    2. Market risk modeling, valuation of financial derivatives and financial instruments  or
    3. Experience in regulatory issues in banking, Basel II/III
  • Strong interest in economic analysis / financial data analysis / applied statistics
  • Knowledge of the financial markets and the banking industry
  • Outstanding analytical and structured thinking 


Ideally, you’ll also have


  • Knowledge & experience with at least one of the following programming languages: Python, R, VBA, SAS, MATLAB, C++, SQL


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 equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you’re ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.


What we offer 


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


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


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.


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