Macro / Credit Valuation Controller

Employer
Barclays
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Oct 2022
Closes
15 Oct 2022
Ref
17128020
Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
As a Barclays Macro / Credit Valuation Controller you will be providing independent oversight of the fair values associated with the firm's trading portfolios. This includes performing regular price verification, providing oversight of provision and reserve methodologies and regular measurement and reporting of Regulatory Prudent Valuations. This is an exciting opportunity to join our Finance team. The strong control environment in which we operate is at the core of everything we do.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity - helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. This opportunity is location flexible. We will consider requests for locating the role at an alternative Barclays' key UK office from that advertised.

What will you be doing?
  • Working closely with the Front Office, Risk & PC-Line to control positions in the Asia Macro / Credit business including cash products, vanilla and structured derivatives.
  • Exercising knowledge of the Price Testing, Fair Value Adjustment & Market Data Uncertainty calculation methodologies
  • Applying technical skills and understanding of complex bookings whilst improving existing processes and methodologies
  • Collaborating closely with the global Credit PC-Valuations teams across different locations and time zones
  • Providing independent valuations, analysis, reporting and ad-hoc investigations covering the full spectrum of products in the Macro / Credit business line
  • Communicating and escalating valuations or business related observations on an ongoing basis to PC-Valuations management
  • Maintaining general control governance, completeness, and relevant documentation
  • Addressing questions or requests from audit, control teams and regulators as required
What we're looking for:
  • Degree in Finance or a numerical discipline
  • Experience and technical understanding of cash and derivative products commonly traded in Macro / Credit business
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to present and discuss complex issues with stakeholders from Trading, Finance, Risk and other areas
  • Understanding of programing languages such as VBA, Python, Alteryx, HypercubeSkills that will help you in the role:
  • Professional qualification such as CFA
  • Self-motivated, hardworking collaborative team player with a can-do attitude
  • Attention to details, good analytical skills both qualitatively and quantitatively
  • Problem solving and the ability to adapt to rapidly changing business events
Skills that will help you in the role:
  • Professional qualification such as CFA
  • Self-motivated, hardworking collaborative team player with a can-do attitude
  • Attention to details, good analytical skills both qualitatively and quantitatively
  • Problem solving and the ability to adapt to rapidly changing business events
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