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Business Operational Risk – Commodities & Global Markets

Macquarie Group

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Join our Operational Risk Management team in Sydney and play a key role in supporting the growth of our Commodities and Global Markets business in the APAC region. Working as part of the global Commodities and Global Markets Operational Risk Management team you will work directly with the business to ensure that the key operational risks are being effectively managed and monitored. The role will be primarily focused on our Fixed Income and Currencies business, with the balance focused on the remaining Financial Markets businesses within the APAC region.

You will join our Commodities and Global Markets Business Operational Risk Management team, working to help facilitate the continued improvement in processes, controls and operational risk awareness and culture across our businesses. As a member of our business, you will be involved in providing support and advice on a broad range of risk matters, assessing new product and business initiatives, coordinating with stakeholders and ensuring businesses are operating in a controlled manner; investigating incidents and testing effectiveness of controls and compliance with key policies as required.

You will be a risk professional with 1 to 3 years of Operational Risk experience, ideally gained in a financial market trading environment. To be successful in this role, you will be inquisitive with excellent problem-solving skills and high achievement drive, with a strong resilience and tenacity. Having an innovative mindset, strong relationship building and collaboration skills, and commitment to integrity are essential.

If this sounds like you, please submit your application (resume & cover letter) by following the link.

About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

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A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,000+ employees and offices in 32 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: CGM-960464
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Debt/Fixed Income, FX & Money Markets, Risk Management
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Central
Recruiter: Jessica Wardlaw
Opening Date: 12/10/2021