Charles Schwab Sr. Manager, Liquidity Risk in Chicago, Illinois
Chicago - IL, IL150SW, 150 S Wacker Dr, 60606-4111
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As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
The Liquidity Risk Team is situated within Market and Investment Risk (MIR) under the broader Corporate Risk Management (CRM) organization. The team’s primary function is to independently assess liquidity risk and effectively challenge the First Line of Defense's activities and decisions.
In this role you will demonstrate strong analytical and data management skills to support the upgrade and maintenance of the liquidity risk reporting structure. You will also build liquidity risk models and conduct performance monitoring and metrics. You will collaborate with Liquidity, Market, Capital, and Credit Risk Management teams across the Firm.
What you’ll do:
Aid in the design and implementation of the liquidity risk reporting structure
Calculate daily, monthly , and quarterly internally developed and regulatory prescribed (LCR) liquidity metrics
Source internal data and conduct statistical analysis in support of liquidity monitoring activities by the “second line of defense”
Support the ongoing maintenance and change management of liquidity stress testing models and assumptions
Work closely with the IRR team on leveraging ALM modeling capabilities for conducting liquidity stress testing
Aid in preparation of presentations materials for management committees
What you have:
A graduate degree in a quantitative discipline such as Statistics, Applied Mathematics or a related field
3 years of liquidity or market risk experience preferred
Understanding of regulations pertaining to liquidity risk preferred
Familiarity with statistical methods and techniques
Strong partnership skills coupled with an ability to challenge, when necessary
Proficiency in using technology to query databases and prepare documentation for senior management.
ALM experience preferred
3+ years time series analysis experience using statistical packages such as SAS or R
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Experience creating presentations for executive level audiences preferred
Ability to build cross-functional working relationships
Strong process-oriented and analytical skills
Self-motivated, ability to multi-task and work under strict deadlines.
What you’ll get:
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.
Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: Risk Analysis
Position Located In: IL - Chicago
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Expiration Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017