Senior Liquidity Risk Strategist - #366817


Date: 6 days ago
City: Johannesburg, Gauteng
Contract type: Full time
Requisition Details & Talent Acquisition Consultant

REQ 133837 – Michelle Thabethe

Job Family

Investment Banking

Career Stream

Market Risk

Leadership Pipeline

Manage Self: Professional

Job Purpose

To assist with overall measurement, monitoring and management of liquidity risk across the Group within the Board approved risk framework while contributing to the implementation of world class liquidity risk standards.

Job Responsibilities

The Main Responsibilities Of The Role Are Listed Below

  • Liquidity risk measurement, monitoring and management based on the Board approved liquidity risk appetite
  • Maintaining and enhancing the Internal Liquidity Adequacy Assessment (ILAAP) process, incorporating international best-practice benchmarking
  • Strategic management of liquidity risk to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Assist with the review and update of the ICAAP/ ILAAP and Liquidity Simulation for the African Subsidiaries, London Branch and Nedbank Private Wealth International.
  • Assist with liquidity risk management in the foreign entities
  • Contribute to ALCO report, Pillar III, GRCMC report, ECC report, GAC report, annual financial statements, etc
  • Research international liquidity risk management best practice (research, position papers, impact assessments, international benchmarking, etc.)
  • Challenge liquidity risk models, including evaluating the reasonableness of inputs/ assumptions and performing output analysis to test the functionality of the models
  • Work directly with business to ensure sound understanding of strategic liquidity risk management and value- adding contribution to enhance proactive liquidity risk management
  • Engagement with BASA (Banking Association of South African) and the SARB (South African Reserve Bank) within Nedbank approved channels
  • Propose modifications/ enhancements to liquidity risk methodologies, frameworks, limits/ targets, and policies
  • Evaluate the appropriateness of intra-day liquidity risk management practices deployed by CFD, ensuring compliance with Group ALCO and regulatory requirements
  • Play a key role in building high quality liquidity risk management requirements in the Nedbank ALM system
  • Actively contributing to data mining/ sorting and enhancing MI reporting capabilities required to support Basel III, intra-day liquidity risk management and best practice

Essential Qualifications - NQF Level

  • Matric / Grade 12 / National Senior Certificate
  • Professional Qualifications/Honour’s Degree

Preferred Qualification

  • BSc. Degree, Chartered Accountant CA(SA), Financial Risk Management (FRM).

Minimum Experience Level

  • 5 or more years’ experience within a risk environment in the banking industry, ideally in a balance sheet management role with liquidity risk management and or ALM modelling exposure.

Technical / Professional Knowledge

  • Banking knowledge
  • Balance sheet management knowledge
  • Quantitative modelling experience
  • Governance, risk and controls
  • Industry trends and research
  • Microsoft Office (Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Principles of project management
  • Relevant regulatory knowledge
  • Research methodology
  • Decision-making process / Process management
  • Communication and presentations
  • Business writing skills
  • Reporting
  • Strategic Planning

Behavioural Competencies

  • Analytical thinking
  • Problem solving and analysis with ability to handle complexity
  • Creative and innovative thinker
  • Result focussed
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Quality oriented
  • Effective communication
  • Continuous learning
  • Collaborating
  • Decision making
  • Initiating action
  • Planning and organising
  • Energetic and positive


Preference will be given to candidates from the underrepresented groups

Please contact the Nedbank Recruiting Team at +27 860 555 566

Please contact the Nedbank Recruiting Team at +27 860 555 566
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