Lewis James Professional

Market Risk Manager

Lewis James Professional is a woman-owned staff augmentation, project consulting and direct hire search and placement firm. We are currently seeking a Market Risk Manager for a direct-hire opportunity with a financial service client.


  • Routinely meet with the respective business units that own market, interest rate, and liquidity risks
  • Participate in related governance committees and/or working groups
  • Work with appropriate teams to develop reporting tools that reflect the company’s aggregate market risk exposures and sensitivities
  • Perform deep-dives into the business unit’s processes, controls, market risk models and assumptions as needed
  • Implement independent analysis, as needed, of the business unit’s measurement of market risk impacts and sensitivities
  • Provide oversight of business unit's internal controls over processes pertaining to market risk
  • Understand industry/peer best practices as to risk management processes and procedures as it pertains to market risk
  • Ensure compliance with both new and existing market risk-related regulatory guidance
  • Work collaboratively with other risk functions (Credit, Operational, Compliance, Strategic) where business unit risks intersect
  • Support the Company’s counterparty risk reporting and governance process


  • 8+ years of relevant experience Market Risk Management experience
  • Knowledge of banking and financial markets and associated regulations as it pertains to an institution’s asset and lability management function, liquidity and capital risk management, investments, and market risk associated with secondary mortgage banking and hedging activities.
  • Strong financial, quantitative, and analytical skills

For immediate consideration, please click “Apply” and use Job Code BHJOB11837_2418. You may also send a copy of your resume to: resumes@lewisjamesprofessional.com and enter only the following job code in the subject line: BHJOB11837_2418. Lewis James Professional is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V