Valuation Senior Adviser in Risk Consulting (Financial Engineering) (f / m)
KPMG Luxembourg is looking for forward-thinking and passionate people to make a difference to our clients, people and communities.
As a leading consulting firm, we know that our strength and capability come from our people, their experiences, culture and background.
To support our growth, we, at KPMG Luxembourg are looking for a Senior Adviser in the Risk Consulting department.
Based in Luxembourg, this role will be working within our Risk Consulting - Financial Engineering team on a wide range of valuation, quantitative finance and other consulting projects.
The role and responsibilities
A career in KPMG's Risk Consulting department provides you with hands-on opportunities to learn how to help our clients in analyzing, validating, developing and implementing valuation and other solutions designed at protecting or adding value to their business.
You will be part of larger projects, helping our clients in the analysis and implementation of models and valuation solutions in line with best practice.
One major part of your job will be support audit engagements as a pricing specialist.
As a member of a multilingual team, you will be part of the service offering for our clients across different sectors and geographies.
The position will give you excellent exposure to a range of assignments in a very dynamic environment. Your daily work will be characterized by providing creative and sound technical solutions as well as dealing with new challenges.
The perfect candidate
You have a background in a quantitative discipline, e.g. master degree or PhD in mathematics, physics, engineering, quantitative finance or similar fields.
You have at least 2 years of relevant experience in the financial sector, preferable in a valuation, financial engineering, risk, or portfolio management function within a bank or an AIFM.
You have a good knowledge of financial instruments, including traded securities, derivatives and structured products.
You have a sound knowledge of pricing models for equity, credit, interest rate and FX derivatives.
Good understanding of the accounting and regulatory environment in Luxembourg will be considered as an asset.
Excellent organizational and time management skills to set priorities and manage demanding workloads within a complex, dynamic and fast-paced environment
You have a strong command of Microsoft Excel including VBA, ideally programming skills in Matlab, R, Python or Numerix as well as practical experience with market data providers (Bloomberg, Reuters, etc.).
A professional certification such as CQF, FRM, CFA or CAIA is considered as a strong asset.
You have excellent communication skills and you are fluent in English, both written and spoken. German and / or French will be considered as an advantage.