Roles & Responsibilities
As a Senior Manager, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution.
PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Conceptualize, design and implement analytics/risk management frameworks, measurement methodologies and monitoring mechanisms across banks and financial institutions.
Lead transformation engagements involving cross-functional initiatives cutting across risk, business, IT and operations.
Developing and reviewing credit risk models and rating scorecards (covering retail and corporate portfolios), developing ICAAP and stress testing framework.
Lead ML enabled fraud detection framework (application of state of art machine learning algorithms viz. XGBoost, ANN etc.) development to detect tax underreporting.
Driving agile risk agendas and setting up risk ecosystems.
Overhauling quantitative risk management frameworks
Deal effectively with ambiguous and unstructured problems and situations. Initiate open and candid coaching conversations at all levels.
Move easily between big picture thinking and managing relevant detail.
Anticipate stakeholder needs, and develop and discuss potential solutions, even before the stakeholder realises they are required.
Contribute technical knowledge in area of specialism.
Contribute to an environment where people and technology thrive together to accomplish more than they could apart.
Navigate the complexities of cross-border and/or diverse teams and engagements. Initiate and lead open conversations with teams, clients and stakeholders to build trust.
Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct.
Skills And Competencies
Extensive industry experience with Banks/FIs preferably in Risk Domain
Extensive analytics/methodology expertise – Statistical model building
Extensive consulting experience in risk/analytics domain
End-to-end Risk Solution implementation experience Must demonstrate T-model of competency with deep expertise in a specific risk vertical – could include one or more of Risk Analytics, Credit Risk, ERM, ALM or Market Risk. In addition should demonstrate broad awareness of generic concepts covering a broad range of risk and regulatory domain areas.
Good knowledge or prior experience of working on key regulations in FS space including IFRS 9, Basel II, Basel III, MIFID, FRTB would be an added plus.
Excellent organisational skills, having the ability to prioritise workload whilst being resilient and being able to cope well under pressure and meeting tight deadlines.
In depth financial sector acumen and the underlying market forces affecting the performance of organisations and their strategic objectives.
Demonstrated track record in development and implementation of practical solutions to complex strategic challenges.
Proven strong conceptualised thinking and analytical capabilities.
Excellent English communication skills (verbal and written), particularly ability to articulate concepts and recommendations in written form (PowerPoint reports, charts etc.).
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, and Economics, Technology or other related major required.
Qualifications & Experience
10+ years of experience in the Financial Services field. In depth previous experience with Risk & Regulations.
Previous experience within the Middle East is a plus, particularly towards the latter part of the career.
PwC is one of the worlds largest providers of assurance, tax, and business consulting services. We believe that the best outcomes are achieved through close collaboration with our clients and the many stakeholder communities we serve. So every day, 250,000 PwC people in 158 countries work hard to build strong relationships with others and understand the issues and aspirations that drive them.
At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients, our people and the wider investing public are looking for. As a one of the worlds largest professional services firms, PwC can offer a wide range of services and brings variety of skills and experience to bear on your issues.
Established in the Middle East region for 40 years, PwC has over 4,500 people. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East.