• FAB Bank Jobs | AVP, Middle Office - Collateral Management

    FAB Bank Jobs | AVP, Middle Office - Collateral Management

    Location: United Arab Emirates

    Job Description

    The purpose of the job is to provide comprehensive support in running the collateral management process for Global Markets and Treasury function in compliance with Bank Policies and regulatory guidelines.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Act in consonance with the Group’s vision and mission to facilitate the organizational objectives of growing stronger

    • Ensure the achievement of the bank’s business plans by optimizing risk adjusted performance of Global Markets

    • Provide an assurance to the GCRO through the Head of Market and Liquidity Risk and Head of Market Risk Management that all processes pertaining to Collateral Management for Global Markets and Treasury have been identified & monitored and proper controls are in place to mitigate Operational Risks.

    • Job Specific Accountabilities

    • Collateral Management, which includes validation of margin calls, seeking margin from counterparties and responding to their margin calls in a timely manner.

    • Ensure that valuation statements are sent to all customers as per agreement in the legal documentation.

    • Ensure all collateral disputes are escalated to the Head of Middle office and Market Risk Management.

    • Ensure portfolio reconciliation is performed on timely manner and valuation issues are highlighted to Head of Middle office and Market Risk Management.

    • Ensure the business operates within the approved bank policy.

    • Ensure all regulatory reporting is performed in timely manner.

    • Ownership of projects pertaining to collateral management and Client servicing.

    • Specific Accountability

    • Work closely with several teams to achieve the role objective

    • Middle office and Risk Control – for daily validation of market and static data, collateral, risk reports etc.

    • Market Risk Analytics team for risk methodologies, market data etc.

    • Group Finance: Product control – active liaising to ensure the correct reflection of risk adjusted returns and accounting is aligned to risk practices

    • Carry out process improvements using Murex as the key systems enabler.

    Job Requirements

    • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Economics.

    • Professional certification like FRM or CFA would be an added advantage

    • 5 years’ relevant experience in the banking sector with at least 2/3 years in similar positions in the Market Risk or Treasury function.

    • Experience of having extensively worked on Murex platform for market risk management.

    • Knowledge of financial markets and multiple assets classes (Fx, fixed income, equities, commodities)

    • Ability to work accurately under pressure to tight deadlines.

    • Strong inter-personal skills in order to interact confidently with senior management

    • UAE Nationals Only.

    Job Details

    Company: First Abu Dhabi Bank - FAB

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates