Structure Equity Financing Risk Manager

London, United Kingdom
26 Sep 2022
11 Oct 2022
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
As a Barclays Structured Equity Financing Risk, Senior Manager, you will be responsible for the analysis, approval and monitoring of structured equity financing trades, notably margin loans and fund financing transactions. Based in London with a global reach, you will have an opportunity to be involved in initial transaction analysis, review and sanction and post sanction and surveillance.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity - helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

We are currently operating in a hybrid working environment, meaning that many colleagues spend part of their working hours at home and part in the office, depending on the nature of the role they are in. Please discuss the detail of the working pattern options for the role with the hiring manager.

What will you be doing?
• You will be responsible for effective risk management (evaluation of risk/exposure management) of credits within the structured equities market and related financing activity
• Prudently and appropriately using delegated discretion to approve the granting of trade and limit approval in accordance with Bank policy
• Ensuring continued support of the business without incurring unmanageable risks
• Engaging in assessing and making recommendations of proposals received from business development/product areas
• Staying current with financial analysis and risk profile of the assigned sector, borrowers, and counterparties
• Alerting senior management to negative developments and trends within the assigned sectors and clients
• Maintaining data integrity of appropriate Credit Risk systems and ensure they reflect the approved sanction
• Acting as the deputy to run the structured equity financing team in Structured Lending Finance

What we're looking for:
• Bachelor's degree in Finance/Economics or similar disciplines or experience
• Experience working with structured equity financing transactions, ideally from a risk management approach or structuring/trading.
• In depth knowledge of valuation and risk assessment of structures is needed
• Demonstrable background in counterparty/credit risk (ideally in Fund spaces)

Skills that will help you in the role:
• Knowledge of regulatory capital rules governing such trades
• Understanding of corporate finance and banking products, related markets, documentation and precedents
• Developed relationship building, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate complex concepts and ideas

Where will you be working?
5 North Colonnade is home to our investment bank and is in the heart of Canary Wharf, just a short walk from our headquarters at Churchill Place. It boasts an array of onsite amenities such as dry cleaner as well as a deli and buffet style staff restaurant. The building is easily accessible by tube, docklands light railway and all major bus links. The atmosphere is second to none with a real buzz being created around the offices within.
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