Consultant within Financial Services | FS Risk & Regulation | PwC

Financial Services (FS) Risk and Regulation is a specialist team within PwC that works towards the financial sector with a focus on banking, asset management, insurance and treasury. Our vision is to be the foremost business adviser in risk management and regulations for financial companies in Sweden. We work on a project basis for the clients’ needs and the ever-changing regulatory environment to which they are subject to - something that requires a very flexible, flat and modern organization with different combinations of seniority and specialization that work closely together. FS Risk and Regulation provides a wide range of services within the financial sector. To our clients, we deliver services across all dimensions of the value chain e.g. valuation, pricing, risk modelling, regulatory driven transformation, strategic advice, capital management and data analytics. Red dot


Job Description and Summary

As a Consultant at FS Risk & Regulation, you will work with the latest risk and regulatory driven topics within the financial sector. Your work will mainly be helping our clients in evaluating and presenting solutions and risks involved in making a particular business decision. This includes developing strategies to minimise risks in the clients’ business with the dimension to always assure that they complies with financial regulations, statutory requirements and entity risk appetite. Your role also includes to analyse current and future process improvements and changes using quantitative analysis, statistical models and valuation tools and techniques to analyse external and internal factors possible effect on the clients’ business. Furthermore, as support to our PwC Transaction Services practice, , you’ll be reviewing financial and accounting documents as well as future regulations in order to develop forecast models, primarily in the area of capital and liquidity management.

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Qualifications

● We are looking for applicants with a Bachelor/Master degree in Business Administration, Economics, Statistic or equivalent
● Have 1-4 years working experience from financial sector
● Experience within financial risk management and risk assessments
● Experience in capital adequacy and preparation of Regulatory Reporting (e.g. COREP, FINREP or similar)
● Knowledge of risk-related regulations
● Is proficient with MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
● Have advanced skills in both English and Swedish

It is an advantage if you have;
To succeed in this role it is an advantage if you have
● Knowledge of the banking & wealth management industry
● Programming knowledge (e.g. python, VBA, SQL, R, SAS or equivalent)
● Experience in stress testing, liquidity management

As a person you are driven, flexible, outgoing and social with high ambitions. You like challenges, are curious and motivated to learn and want to develop yourself. Above this you should also have strong analytical ability. You are good at communicating and have a desire to develop people, services and business.

We value your personal qualities and we believe that you are driven as a person, and at the same time unpretentious with a high commitment. You also have the ability to work both independently at the same time as teamwork and client focus comes natural to you.
Our corporate culture supports all forms of development and initiatives. It is characterized by openness, communication, community and respect for the individual. We invest in continuous feedback with individual development plans, leadership programs and training both internally and externally.

We are dedicated to delivering on our employee promise “Opportunity of a Lifetime”. We provide you with the opportunities.


What is it like to work with us at PwC?

Our culture is distinguished by a mix of high performance and focus on effective relationships with many satisfied clients. Within our team we are passionate about technology and how it can make our clients and our world better. We challenge each other to deliver the highest value to our clients, through a supportive internal environment where individual preferences are considered.


Application instructions

We look forward to hearing from you! So send in your application as soon as possible since we have an ongoing recruitment process. Start date based on agreement.
If you have questions regarding the role please contact Lisa Robberts lisa.robberts@qsearch.se or 076-777 03 65.

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