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Senior Risk Analyst

Apply now Job ID 43395215936 Date posted 01/20/2023

Primary Locations: Montreal, Quebec

Attendance: Hybrid

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time


The Wealth Credit Risk Management team is currently seeking a Senior Risk Analyst. The mission of this sector is to protect the firm's capital and minimize the business risk related to client transactions while ensuring compliance with credit policy, rules relating to transaction settlement and prevailing market situations.
As a Senior Risk Analyst, you will have to determine the borrowing power and your collaboration in the analysis of the performance of products, systems or processes will be solicited. In order to optimize systems and work processes, you will analyze scenarios and provide recommendations.
Your role:
  • Perform analyses of accumulation, securities concentration and market risks and ensure the production of reports
  • Analyze concentration situations and coordinate appropriate interventions by establishing restrictive parameters on the potential loan value
  • Ensure an acceptable level of risk for the firm in margin, options and short selling accounts
  • Make recommendations and negotiate restrictive parameters with investment advisors on maximum loan values for specific accounts and securities
  • Determine maximum loan value for escrow accounts
  • Ensure compliance with regulations, policies and procedures
  • Participate in the implementation of new financial products or services
  • Research and analyze economic and financial data in different sectors of economic activity
  • Work jointly with compliance and legal departments on legal aspects

We want to contribute to your quality of life by offering you as much flexibility as possible in your work. For example, we offer hybrid work (remote and in the office), work schedule arrangements to help you achieve work/life balance and flexible leave that you can take when it’s important to you.


Competencies required:

  • Bachelor's degree related to the sector of activity and one year of relevant experience OR University Certificate/PUB 1st cycle and three years of relevant experience
  • Have completed the following courses: CSC, Introduction to Derivatives and Options Trading and Code of Conduct 
  • Master IIROC Rule 5000
  • Customer service experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, specifically Excel and Access
  • Excellent knowledge and interest in following financial markets
  • Bilingualism (spoken/written) French and English essential, as you will have to deal regularly with partners located across Canada and a unilingual English-speaking clientele

Preferred competence:

  • Experience with investment advisors

Your benefits: 
In addition to competitive compensation, upon hiring you’ll be eligible for a wide range of flexible benefits to help promote your wellbeing and that of your family.

  • Health and wellness program, including many options
  • Flexible group insurance
  • Generous pension plan
  • Employee Share Ownership Plan
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Preferential banking services
  • Initiatives promoting community involvement
  • Telemedicine service
  • Virtual sleep clinic

These are a few of the benefits available to you. We have an offer that keeps up with trends as well as your needs and those of your family. 
Our dynamic work environments and cutting-edge collaboration tools foster a positive employee experience. We actively listen to employees’ ideas. Whether through our surveys or programs, regular feedback and ongoing communication is encouraged.

We're putting people first :
We're a bank on a human scale that stands out for its courage, entrepreneurial culture, and passion for people.   Our mission is to have a positive impact on peoples' lives.
Our core values of partnership, agility, and empowerment inspire us, and inclusivity is central to our commitments. We offer a barrier-free workplace that is accessible to all employees. 
We want our recruitment process to be fully accessible. If you require accommodations, feel free to let us know during your first conversations with us.
We welcome all candidates! What can you bring to our team?
Ready to live your ambitions?


JobField: Risk Management

Unposting Date: 2023-02-05

Job Number: RIS001B4

Posting Date: 2023-01-20

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