Financial Careers

Senior Product Manager Online Banking

posted Dec 19, 2014, 5:57 AM by ESFAB Global Search


TradeNet is responsible for the securities trading platform
Active development and design of this product
Participation as a professional expert in various projects
Cross-cutting work environment at the interface of Business - IT

Completed (technical) university education or basic bankingtraining with appropriate training
Several years of banking experience in the securities sector / trade
Project management experience in business projects an advantage
Affinity for IT issues
Work independently, drive and quick learner
Good analytical, conceptual and communication skills
Very good command of spoken and written

Quantitative Analyst (Credit and Operational Risk Model Validation)

posted Dec 19, 2014, 5:57 AM by ESFAB Global Search   [ updated Dec 19, 2014, 5:57 AM ]

We offer
A challenging role focused on independent validation of credit and operational risk models for use in the Private Banking and Investment Banking divisions 
Investigating key aspects of each model under review: the choice of model, its performance and optimal use of the model 
Management of validation projects 
Origination of validation reports for the attention of senior management, supervisory authorities, and model developers 
Interaction with supervisory authorities 
Work in a dynamic and motivated team

You offer
A master's degree or PhD in a quantitative discipline (mathematics, physics, or econometrics) 
Strong mathematical / statistical background is essential 
Practical experience of risk management and quantitative analysis preferred 
Excellent communication skills 
Fluency in English and German 
Good knowledge of software applications such as Microsoft Office, S-PLUS, SAS, and Matlab

Head of IT Security, Risk Response & Mitigation

posted Dec 19, 2014, 5:56 AM by ESFAB Global Search   [ updated Dec 19, 2014, 5:56 AM ]

We offer 
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A global role responsible for end to end IT Security management and implementation of risk response and remediation programs to address the key strategic priorities 
Development of firm-wide IT Security Strategy 
Management and coordination of the Global Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Increase IT Risk and Security awareness and training
Provide alignment and oversight over the IT Security related functions of the Bank including IT Security Architecture, IT Security Engineering and Products, Security Operations Centre (SOC), IT Security Administration and the Local Information Security Officer practice group
Identification and coordination of key Risk Remediation programs
Manage the global IT Risk basket project budget 
Act as IT Risk partner for IT Architecture
Manage a Global Team of IT Security and Risk experts, contractors, consultants and project resources


You offer
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Degree in Information Technology, Information Security and Risk Management
Ideally certified in either of the following: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP), Information Systems Security Management Professional (ISSMP) and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Significant experience IT manager in a financial services firm and in IT security management
Experience as a senior subject matter expert or manager of an IT Security, Testing, Risk, Quality or Information Assurance
Significant experience in the IT Security disciplines, controls and products
In depth knowledge of IT Risk/Security/Control Industry standards (e.g. ISO 17799, CobiT, COSO, CMMI, ITIL)
Highly motivated, independent working, energetic professional with desire to achieve a career advancement
Possession of excellent communication and presentation skills, both oral and written to senior management
Displayed ability to work with others, across business lines and geographic boundaries in an international multi-cultural environment
Fluent in English, German would be an asset

Senior Tax Advisor - Corporate Tax and Taxation of Banking Business

posted Dec 19, 2014, 5:53 AM by ESFAB Global Search

Location: Zurich 
Position Type: Permanent

Provide effective, responsive, risk assessed and solution based tax support to all front office areas (Private Banking, Investment Banking and Asset Management)
Key contact for tax issues of Credit Suisse group entities with focus on the Taxation of the Banking Business and Product Development 
Review and sign-off of new business activities (managing the assessment, approval, implementation and control phases of projects and initiatives)
Coordination and participation in international tax projects within international teams and working groups 
Provide technical and reputational tax risk input to Tax and CFO management
Develop areas of competence in selected tax areas, such as for example US Qualified Intermediary system, US FATCA system, EU savings directive regime etc.
Represent the tax function within the bank, including close collaboration with other functional support areas such as Accounting, Treasury, Legal & Compliance the various Business Lines and Tax colleagues in other regions (i.e. UK, USA or Asia/Pacific). 
Represent Credit Suisse and its tax function towards tax authorities and other bodies (working groups of Swiss Bankers Association etc.)


University degree in Business Administration/ Law (or similar) 
Certified Swiss tax expert (dipl. Steuerexperte)
5 or more years practical experience in Corporate Tax/ Tax Advisory (preferably in the financial services industry) 
Sound knowledge of German and English 
You are a team player and committed self-starter, used to work under pressure, meet tight deadlines and meet highest quality standards

Send your CV to: cv[at]esfab.net 


Senior Operational Risk Controller - Regulatory Reporting Quality Assurance

posted Dec 19, 2014, 5:52 AM by ESFAB Global Search   [ updated Dec 19, 2014, 5:53 AM ]

A challenging and varied senior role in the global Financial Accounting Operational Risk Control & SOX 404 Compliance team, establishing and leading the new regional Regulatory Reporting Quality Assurance (RRQA) function for Switzerland and potentially other EMEA countries
The opportunity to being a part of a global and diverse team with high Senior Management and ExB visibility, contributing significantly through regional risk weighting, optimization and streamlining of controls
The responsibility for regionally establishing and executing a new Regulatory Reporting Quality Assurance program designed to test the completeness and accuracy of regulatory reports and monitoring of controls within the regulatory reporting production process
Work with regional management to develop a dashboard highlighting key testing metrics/testing results
Develop and communicate recommendations for improvement to senior management
Ensure RRQA tools (i.e., testing methodology, operating procedures, checklist) are up to date and aligned with regulator’s expectations
Train, develop and manage staff that will be directly responsible performing RRQA work, including supervising RRQA mandates performed by junior team members
Conduct workshops/meetings educating key stakeholders on regulatory reporting impact and issues
Provide subject matter expertise in interpreting regulatory impact of issues (e.g., new business, system changes)

University degree or equivalent, preferably with a major/qualification in Finance or Accounting
Minimum 7-10 years of relevant experience with regulatory reporting processes (either directly in the operations of these processes or in an audit or examination capacity)
Knowledge of key regulatory requirements pertinent to the financial services industry; risk management techniques and compliance requirements
Strong analytical and communication skills
Ability to lead a team and to effectively communicate with finance management, audit and regulators on regulatory matters, such as weaknesses that were identified during RRQA reviews and proposals to improve the relevant process/internal control environment, etc.





Senior Operational Risk Controller - Regulatory Reporting Quality Assurance

posted Dec 19, 2014, 5:50 AM by ESFAB Global Search

A challenging and varied senior role in the global Financial Accounting Operational Risk Control & SOX 404 Compliance team, establishing and leading the new regional Regulatory Reporting Quality Assurance (RRQA) function for Switzerland and potentially other EMEA countries
The opportunity to being a part of a global and diverse team with high Senior Management and ExB visibility, contributing significantly through regional risk weighting, optimization and streamlining of controls
The responsibility for regionally establishing and executing a new Regulatory Reporting Quality Assurance program designed to test the completeness and accuracy of regulatory reports and monitoring of controls within the regulatory reporting production process
Work with regional management to develop a dashboard highlighting key testing metrics/testing results
Develop and communicate recommendations for improvement to senior management
Ensure RRQA tools (i.e., testing methodology, operating procedures, checklist) are up to date and aligned with regulator’s expectations
Train, develop and manage staff that will be directly responsible performing RRQA work, including supervising RRQA mandates performed by junior team members
Conduct workshops/meetings educating key stakeholders on regulatory reporting impact and issues
Provide subject matter expertise in interpreting regulatory impact of issues (e.g., new business, system changes)

University degree or equivalent, preferably with a major/qualification in Finance or Accounting
Minimum 7-10 years of relevant experience with regulatory reporting processes (either directly in the operations of these processes or in an audit or examination capacity)
Knowledge of key regulatory requirements pertinent to the financial services industry; risk management techniques and compliance requirements
Strong analytical and communication skills
Ability to lead a team and to effectively communicate with finance management, audit and regulators on regulatory matters, such as weaknesses that were identified during RRQA reviews and proposals to improve the relevant process/internal control environment, etc.


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