- Flexible working opportunities available
- Growth and development opportunities
- Lead risk model development and drive new initiatives
Apply your expertise and leadership to benefit New Zealand’s financial system! We have an opportunity for a Risk Adviser to join the Portfolio Risk team in our Financial Markets Department.
Te tūranga – The role
This role will provide technical leadership across all aspects of the Portfolio Risk team’s remit, ensuring sound management of the Bank’s financial risks. You will drive improvements to risk models, provide advice in relation to the Bank’s investment activities and you will play an integral role in developing a team of knowledgeable and skilled risk practitioners. The role provides a pathway to other senior technical roles at the Bank or to line-management.
Ō pūkenga – About you
To be successful in this role you will bring:
- Strong risk management experience, preferably in a market risk role
- Strong quantitative skills with an academic background in finance, mathematics or economics
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders
- Strong risk modelling expertise including stress testing, VaR, and valuation of FX and interest rate derivatives
- Experience leading projects or a team would be an added bonus
Ngā painga – What we offer
We offer an inclusive and flexible working environment to enable our people to bring their whole selves to work and embrace each other’s uniqueness. Our benefits include flexi-leave, wellness package, working from home subsidy, generous parental leave provisions, a range of learning and development opportunities, and access to numerous social, networking and sporting activities.
Ko wai matou – Who we are
All New Zealanders have dreams, hopes, plans and goals. To achieve them we need a stable economy and safe banking system built on integrity, innovation and inclusion. And that’s exactly what we at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand – Te Pūtea Matua enable. A trusted system that gives Kiwis the confidence to make the spending and savings decisions that matter most to them.
We have a clear goal: to improve the economic wellbeing and living standards of all New Zealanders so that we, and the generations to come, continue to enjoy this great country.
We are hugely passionate about what we do and the impact it has on Kiwi businesses, communities and whānau. Enabling New Zealand’s financial system takes expertise, determination and a strong commitment to working collaboratively with our partners. We carry this responsibility with great pride and encourage you to apply if this resonates with you.
To find out more please watch this short video from our Head of Financial Markets Vanessa Rayner and review the position description on our website. For specific queries contact us at [email protected]
Please note – With the New Zealand border being closed and new visa applications not being considered until further notice we are only able to consider candidates who are currently residing in NZ or who already have NZ Citizen / Perm Residency status.
Please submit your application online by Monday the 8th of February 2021.