Senior Manager, Trading Risk & Audit

  • €125000 - €175000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
  • Egg b. Zürich, Switzerland
Senior Manager, Trading Audit & Risk

Leonid Group is thrilled to be retained to work on a brand new search for one of our most prestigious clinets in Europe, a market leading commodities firm, based out of Zurich.

They’re looking for a Senior Manager, Trading Audit & Risk who’ll be a pillar of their governance functions and representative for them when working heavily across all their front office trading departments.

The Role 

Based in Zurich, the Senior Manager, Risk & Audit will focus on Trading Operations across the business and will have the following main duties and responsibilities:
  • Managing end-to-end delivery of operational and compliance audits on trading operations including planning, fieldwork and reporting
  • Conduct risk assessments and develop risk-focused audit plans that identify and address potential operational and compliance risk areas arising from trading operations.
  • Evaluation of the effectiveness of internal control environment and identify areas for control enhancements
  • Preparation of (draft) of audit reports in clear and concise format
  • Monitoring of the implementation of audit recommendations and action closure with auditees
  • Managing on-time execution with support of junior resources
  • Training and mentoring of junior risk staff
The Candidate
  • Profound understanding of commodities trading industry
  • Professional experience in an internal audit or risk functions or similar of 8 years with focus on commodities trading industry
  • Proven track records of designing and managing commodities trading audit engagements covering the core risks areas such as Compliance, Market and Credit risk areas
  • Sound knowledge of audit and risk/control procedures, techniques and test / sampling methods
  • Ability to gather, analyse and evaluate facts and draws conclusions
  • Fluent in English, both verbally and in writing (German would be an advantage but not a 

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