Risk Control Manager


Houston, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary


Manager leading a team of Risk Control Analysts/Advisors whose primary responsibility is monitoring and managing the risk associated with ExxonMobil’s commodities trading activities. Your team will: provide risk control analysis and reporting for global and regional activities, monitor value and potential risk / exposure, and support high-priority strategic projects in ExxonMobil’s trading businesses.  

Job Responsibilities


In this position you will:
•    Lead a team of Risk Control Advisors/Analysts, providing developmental and operational support
•    Work alongside Risk Control and Trading Management to manage market and operational risk
•    Help coordinate and/or support strategic projects within Trading and Risk Control
•    Monitor and report daily risk, exposure, mark-to-market, P / L, and position matching (physical vs. paper) reports to trading and financial management
•    Identify exceptions to established limits and tolerances; remedy through authorizations or corrective actions
•    Advise on the financial impact and risk exposure of new strategies, activities or transactions
•    Ensure exchange (eg. ICE, CME, DME) and regulatory (eg MIFID2, EMIR, CEA, MAR, REMIT) compliance
•    Maintain general knowledge, expertise and awareness in the energy trading risk management area

Minimum Requirements & Preferred Skills, Abilities and Knowledge


Preferred Academic:
•    Bachelor's degree or above (Master's, MBA, CFA, or Ph.D.) in Economics, Finance, Mathematics or Statistics


Required Qualifications: 
•    7+ years of experience in petrochemical trading, financial or energy risk management
•    Experience with or knowledge of financial derivatives, risk evaluation and management techniques
•    Good understanding of decision analysis techniques, statistical modelling and comfort in modelling scenarios involving risk and uncertainty
•    Experience leading and developing diverse global teams
•    Good understanding of financial analyses and application to energy transactions
•    Attention to detail with a strong process execution focus
•    Preferable to be familiar with trade capture and nomination / scheduling systems; must be proficient in Excel or other data capture / modeling software
•    Strong analytical skills, and knowledge of financial instruments
•    Strong leadership, communications skills, and presence in discussions with senior management


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ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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