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Risk Manager (Closed)

SkillStorm is seeking a Risk Manager for our client in Houston, TX. Candidates must be able to work on SkillStorm's W2; not a C2C position. EOE, including disability/vets.


  • This role will handle the Global Markets Risk based portfolio including the CIRT and TRD programs. In addition, this role will own the Risk horizontals under the GM FTB initiative.
  • The CIRT and TRD programs are multi-year programs focusing on risk based implementations for Front Office with tooling built within GBAM Desktop and Brisk applications.
  • The Global Markets Front to Back Program is delivering an end to end solution for trades, data, risk and pnl across Front Office (Sales, Trading, BCO) and Enterprise Consumers including Finance, Market Risk, Operations (Trade Control, Settlements, Confirmations). The program is delivering across 20 horizontals under 3 main Pillars: Capture, Store and Use and in an adoption work stream for the consumer groups
  • Preferred functional skillsets of program management using sharepoint, Microsoft tools to coordinate across 15+ lines of business of the organization. Candidate must be familiar with business risk for Trading and Market Risk with preferred experience with trading applications including real-time Intraday and On Demand reporting. Required business-level communication, both verbally and in presentation skills. The individual needs to be comfortable working in high pressure environment with quick turn arounds. / Manages basic scope control procedures. Develops documentation, monitors and reports project status, assesses the effectiveness and accuracy of documentation. Initiates and maintains reporting relationships with project stakeholders. Analyzes and reports project status. Monitors project performance to maintain the quality of services, deliverables, and content. Effectively assists in directing both internal and external resources to achieve business solutions within project guidelines.
  • CIRT, Trading Risk Dashboard, Global Markets Front to Back - RISK LEAD
  • Partner with Market Risk, Business and Technology teams to define and implement target state processes for pre-trade, trade capture, and deal booking with improved data quality and completeness for Front Office as well as Enterprise Consumers
  • Responsible for the requirements, analysis and documentation of GM FTB Risk Horizontals
  • Implement adoption plan for line of business technology team for standardized risk transition
  • Coordinate across LOB technology and Maps support groups for TRD BAU activities
  • Organize plan for ongoing CIRT onboardings to complete book onboarding across all GM Desks