Graduate - Financial Services Risk Management

Zurich

January 2021 or by agreement

100%

We are looking for a motivated, committed person who is eager to work in a dynamic team environment and who can provide added value for our clients. You will support our diverse financial services clients in transforming and future-proofing their Risk Functions.
Zurich

January 2021 or by agreement

100%



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Responsibilities & Profile

Your contribution to KPMG

  • Advise clients in risk management related areas with focus on modelling of financial risks such as market, credit or liquidity risk as well as non-financial risks such as operational risk including application of advanced analytics / machine learning
  • Work on audit engagements and analyze regulatory requirements (Basel / FINMA etc.)
  • Check compliance in the areas of risk management, risk reporting and capital adequacy
  • Establish trusted client relationships

This is what makes you successful

  • Master or PhD in a quantitative discipline e.g. mathematics, physics, quantitative finance, computational engineering
  • Knowledge in Finance / Banking / Financial Products highly preferred
  • Deep analytical skills, coupled with an open and curious mind, problem solving ability and a solution focused attitude
  • Advanced knowledge of programming or database languages like Python, R, VBA, SQL (or other) as well as excellent knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite
  • Proficient German and English skills

Dare to break new ground

Your advantages at KPMG

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Responsibility from day one. That’s how we empower tomorrow’s business leaders at KPMG. You value your independence – and so do we. We cultivate an environment where you can unfold your potential.

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From digital learning to external programs, personal development comes in many shapes and forms at KPMG. Share our passion for learning and cultivate future and digital skills that will last a lifetime. Even better: benefit from our contribution to the cost of qualifying in your field.

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As part of KPMG, you join other highly qualified and motivated professionals in an inspiring entrepreneurial environment. A clear mindset and strong opinions are not only encouraged at KPMG, but expected. When it comes to ideas, quality beats hierarchy.

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KPMG thrives – and depends – on agility and change. Help shape the next generation of business with your open mindset and entrepreneurial spirit. We constantly create room for your ideas to unfold.

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KPMG career paths are as diverse as our people. Thrive in our culture of collaboration, mentoring and mobility opportunities. As your interests and skills evolve, personal development talks guide you to the next level.

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You expect fair compensation and certified equal pay. At KPMG, that’s what you get. Our inclusive culture makes space for unconventional ideas and new ways of working. New mothers and fathers benefit from our generous packages.

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Build your KPMG career on a solid foundation. All new joiners attend our Welcome Day and benefit from tailored onboarding by dedicated colleagues as well as networking opportunities from day one.

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Local office training, daily exchange with experts and exam support from people who've been there - little extras make a big difference in kick-starting your career at KPMG.

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Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

Your salary in this position will be in line with industry standards and will depend on your professional experience and education. During the recruitment process we will negotiate your salary with you according to our guidelines. Any salary ranges published on external platforms for this position have not been agreed with KPMG and do not apply.

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

Join our Financial Services Risk Management team where a wide range of financial services clients, projects and development opportunities awaits you. Our clients include internationally and regionally active banks, private banks, wealth managers and investment banks. We promote continuous learning on the job as well as internationally recognized certifications in Risk Management. If you value working in an interdisciplinary team, interacting with clients and are flexible, then you've come to the right place!

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

Contact

Anouk Bachmann

Human Resources
+41 58 249 68 61 Anouk Bachmann
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.