Consultant - Quantitative Risk Management Consultant - Quantitative Risk Management …

in Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Aug 19
An attractive salary + benefits package
in Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Aug 19
An attractive salary + benefits package
FINALYSE is a leading advisory and implementation consultancy company specialized in risk, valuation and performance solutions for the financial sector. We provide the financial community with the expertise and creativity to bridge the gap between finance and technology. Our consultants are pragmatic team players, empowered to take responsibility and to develop continually their skills. Because of the increasing development of our company, Finalyse seeks to recruit a Consultant - Quantitative Risk Management.

Tasks and Responsibilities:


  • You participate to or lead engagements of our Risk Advisory practice in the quantitative area for our banking and insurance clients
  • You assist our clients in the modelling of their risks: credit risk, market risk, interest rate risk, liquidity risk, ... from model design to model implementation while using the most advanced technologies or software packages
  • You also participate to model validation assignments and provide our clients with adequate recommendations to improve their models and related processes
  • Depending on your experience, you work as a member of our team of talented individuals or you will coordinate the workload in various projects while coaching more junior staff


In addition to this role, you will be able also

  • To build and maintain close relationships with our clients
  • Participate in business development initiatives or internal projects
  • Raise and market the Finalyse image in the financial industry through publications in our Regbrief, participation in external conferences or networking events

Your Profile:

  • You have an MA or MSc in econometrics, physics, mathematics, or applied economics with an academic track record in a quantitative field (PRM or FRM certification is a plus)
  • Have at least 2-3 years of experience in Financial Services in the banking sector
  • You are familiar with banking products: retail and non-retail
  • You have a first hands-on experience in the following areas: model development or model validation, valuation models for financial instruments, etc.
  • You demonstrate relevant regulatory knowledge (e.g. Basel III, Solvency II, IFRS9, FRTB, IRRBB, …)
  • You are familiar with specific packages like Matlab, SAS, R, Python or VBA;
  • You are able to work autonomously in a result-oriented environment;
  • You are fluent in Dutch (both verbal and written)
  • You have good communication, writing and presentation skills in English;
  • You are open to travel inside Europe

Our Offer:

  • The opportunity to join young, dynamic and passionate colleagues recognised for their expertise
  • An excellent working environment, offering you the opportunity to define your own specialisation and career within our flat and flexible structure
  • A competitive remuneration package with flexible working arrangements
  • Extensive training programmes adapted to your personal needs, both on technical matters as well as on softs skills
  • The opportunity to take initiatives and responsibilities quickly in a fast growing company
  • Travel opportunities inside European countries