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Associate Director - Financial Risk Solutions, UK Flexible

Not Specified, United Kingdom, £36,919 - £40,000 , Permanent

Posted: 2 days ago


Job Title: Associate Director, Financial Risk Solutions
Business Unit: Customer Experience - Business Network
Basic Salary £36,919 - £40,000 per annum DOE
Location: UK Flexible
Contract Type: Fixed Term full time 9 months

In our quest to make things better, we never stop looking at how every bit of banking works. We sweat the small stuff, because we know it makes a big difference for our customers. But at the heart of this are our people - who we couldn't do without. Our bold and brilliant colleagues who bring their A game every single day. The question is - are you ready to bring yours?

We have a fantastic opportunity within Financial Risk Solutions for you to cross-skill and gain exposure to Financial Risk Solutions, our products, and services. Once trained you will support work on the Calypso Upgrade project and will book test trades for foreign exchange, derivatives, and revolving credit facilities. Calypso is the Bank's Treasury Management System and where FRS book all our customer trades. Once the trades have been booked you will be working with the wider project team to understand whether they have successfully passed or not. This wider project team will include colleagues from Treasury Markets, Treasury Operations, Finance and Business Operations.

Financial Risk Solutions provide products and solutions to businesses to mitigate movements in interest rates, foreign exchange, and commodity prices.

Interested? Please read on……

Day to day you'll­

  • Accurately input tests into Calypso
  • Log Test results
  • Communicate and discuss test errors or issues
  • Discuss test results with FRS colleagues and other key stakeholders within Treasury Markets, Treasury Operations, Finance and Business Operations.

To be successful you'll need to bring…

  • Excellent Numerical, IT & Excel Skills
  • Analytical mindset with excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills and confidence to speak up in working groups with other teams from Treasury, Finance and Business Operations
  • A proven track record of delivering to deadlines
  • Enjoy fast paced work and learning new skills
  • Plenty of drive and great attitude

The following would be brilliant...but not essential…

  • Experience in Treasury Sales or related market experience
  • Experience of projects & testing

We really need you to have the skills and experience listed in the To be successful you'll need to bring…section above, but the rest is just our wish list, so please don't let that put you off applying, we'd love to hear from you!

RED HOT Rewards

  • A generous holiday package and the option to buy more!
  • Private Medical Insurance - with the option to extend to family members.
  • Pension! A market leading pension - we'll top up your contributions too.
  • Flexible benefits - customise your rewards to work for you!

Inclusion at Virgin Money

Inclusion is at the heart of everything we do here at Virgin Money. It's good for you, it's good for us and it's amazing for our customers. We know that great minds don't think alike, so we rely on your diverse thoughts, feelings, beliefs and backgrounds to be the best we can possibly be. Got any questions about this or need some support with your application? We'd love to hear from you so get in touch with our friendly team at

Point to note…

At the minute, depending on which team you are joining, lots of us are working from home. This is something that may change over time, and if so, we will come together in one of our hub locations, giving you the chance to meet your new colleagues in person. We will of course, make sure you have the IT equipment to access our systems and to interact digitally with your new team and colleagues, but we thought it best to let you know this in advance, so you can make sure you are set up to work safely and productively. If you have any questions on this let us know!

Job Details

Full Time
Not Specified, United Kingdom
£36,919 - £40,000