PwC Commodities Trading Risk - Manager in Houston, Texas

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Job Description

Across industries, our clients are focused on improving business performance, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from transactions. Our growing Consumer Industrial Products and

Services industry team provides strategy, management, technology and risk consulting services to help a diverse set of clients around the world anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. CIPS includes multiple sectors: Automotive, Energy, Industrial Products, Retail and Consumer, and Utilities.

Our Risk & Regulatory consultants help clients understand and address their enterprise risk and regulatory profile. This high performing team advises clients on the overall management and performance of their business, with a focus in compliance management, business continuity, risk and governance, and treasury management.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Years of Experience: 6

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Degree(s) Preferred: Master's degree

Preferred Degree Major: in Business Management or Criminal Justice

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven extensive knowledge and success of how to lead or facilitate relevant project management or client consultations in the areas of Risk Management, specifically assessing the effectiveness of a client's overall model risk management program, including:

  • Security analysis and risk management principals;

  • Security planning and compliance requirements;

  • Continuity of operations planning, and/or;

  • Emergency response and recovery planning and operations;

  • Effectiveness of internal controls to mitigate key model risks and offer process improvement.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates proven extensive abilities and success with designing and implementing process improvement solutions and analyzing financial and/or accounting environment, leveraging PC applications including MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) and Lotus Notes, where applicable, including:

  • Evaluating programmatic operations and processes

  • Obtaining, processing, and analyzing large data sets

  • Assessing the quality, comparability, and utility of different datasets

  • Writing and delivering results to prospective clients or team members

Demonstrates proven extensive abilities and success with identifying and addressing client needs: building, maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships and community involvement; communicating value propositions; managing resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collections; and preparing and/or coordinating complex written and verbal materials.

Demonstrates proven extensive abilities and success as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust; seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; and coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback