Market Risk Manager – Balance Sheet Management

Job Specification

  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Experience: Minimum 10 years
  • Industry: Banking

Job Summary

  • Functional Area: Risk Management
  • Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Job Role: Market Risk Manager
  • Reporting to: Head of Market Risk


The job holder will be responsible for looking after all SAMA and internal reporting on liquidity and banking book interest rate risk management.



  • Strong sense of responsibilities and ownership of the tasks assigned
  • Hardworking in terms of both long working hours during both working and non-working days in order to meet the continuous strict deadlines
  • Attention to details and organizational skills
  • Great attitude towards working relationships and cooperation, taking on new tasks and learning new skills


  • In-depth and practical knowledge of general banking, treasury and capital market products, e.g. FX and fixed income instruments;
  • Working knowledge of general accounting processes and standards;
  • Proficient in MS-office suite and data analytics, especially excel and access with VBA programming skills;
  • In-depth and practical knowledge and experience in Basel and SAMA banking regulations related to liquidity risk, e.g. LCR and NSFR, as well as IRRBB;
  • General understanding of how economic and market factors impact banking business, especially in terms of liquidity and interest rate risk.


  • Strong sense of responsibilities and ownership of tasks assigned;
  • Willing to work hard to meeting continuous deadlines;
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to think out-of-box and take initiatives;
  • Positive attitude towards cooperation, taking on new tasks and learning new skills/knowledge;
  • Able to work in a team environment;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills


  • Master degree in finance or quantitative subject such as mathematics, statistics and economics etc.;
  • Preferably with qualifications in at least one of the professional financial certifications such as FRM, PRM and CFA;
  • Minimum 10-year working experience in financial industry, with at least six years working in the areas related to liquidity and interest rate risk management

Interested candidates please send your CV and contact details to referencing ‘Market Risk Manager’ in the subject line