Risk Advisory | Financial Risk Management | Senior Consultant - Risk Analytics

Jordan | Risk Advisory | Posted on 13-Sep-2022

Position Summary

Location
Amman, Jordan Hub

Risk Advisory | Financial Risk Management | Risk Analytics | Senior Consultant

When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. Looking for a rewarding career? Take a closer look at Deloitte & Touche ME. You'll understand that Deloitte is a Tier 1 Tax advisor in the GCC region since 2010 (according to the International Tax Review World Tax Rankings). It has received numerous awards in the last few years which include Best Employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

A career in Risk Advisory is all about the challenge of helping our clients manage risk and uncertainty, from the boardroom to the network. The spectrum of risk is broad, and our core competencies encompass control assurance, internal audit, corporate governance consulting, risk management, regulatory consulting, and IT security services. To be a Risk Advisory professional with Deloitte & Touche Middle East means you will gain a wealth of experience across a wide spectrum of industries. Diversity is not just a part of the business landscape in the region but also an integral part of Deloitte & Touche Middle East. Just as we are committed to seeing our clients excel, we are committed to providing you with the right environment to learn and grow and to tailor a career to your needs.

Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most—for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges, and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations, and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

  • Integrity
  • Outstanding value to markets and clients
  • Commitment to each other
  • Strength from cultural diversity

During your tenure as a Senior Consultant in Analytics, you will demonstrate and develop your capabilities in the following areas:

  • Delivery: To contribute to the overall success of a client engagement and support senior team members by delivering work to a high quality within the appropriate timelines and adhering to the methodologies. Take responsibility for key deliverables on engagements.
  • Team Working: To collaborate and work with other team members, coach junior people and sharing knowledge and experience. Must work well in a team-oriented environment as well as independently.
  • Client: To build an understanding of client business and markets. Shows a personal commitment to understanding and meeting client needs.
  • Business Development: Carry out research to write White Papers/ Point of views or create proof of concepts for a tool that will support team in business development.
  • Personal Development: To proactively identify opportunities to understand and build on known strengths and to address development areas.

Leadership Capabilities:   

  • Acts as a role model, embracing and living our purpose and values, and recognizing others for the impact they make. 
  • Develops high-performing people and teams through challenging and meaningful opportunities. 
  • Delivers exceptional client service; maximizes results and drives high performance from people while fostering collaboration across businesses and borders. 
  • Influences clients, teams, and individuals positively, leading by example and establishing confident relationships with increasingly senior people. 
  • Understands key objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligns people to objectives and sets priorities and direction. 

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Banking, Credit Risk Management, Financial Risk Management, IFRS 9, Stress Testing etc.
  • Professional certification such as CFA, FRM preferred
  • Prior experience of working with Big 4 (preferred)
  • Working experience in model development and model validation.
  • Strong statistical and quant modeling skills (Multiple Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, Time Series regression, Segmentation, Extreme Value Theory, Artificial Intelligence Techniques, Machine Learning etc.)
  • Strong professional analytical tool experience in SAS, R, SQL, Python or another statistical tool.
  • Hands-on working experience in advance Excel and VBA
  • Post-graduate, 4-5 years of experience in a relevant professional discipline/ industry. Experience in big four companies is a plus
  • An undergraduate degree in Economics, Business Administration, Finance or Industrial Engineering, MBA or a relevant Master’s degree is a plus
  • Good command of written and spoken English, Arabic is advantageous
  • Excellent communication and people skills, with a strong emphasis on team working
  • Ability to operate and understand excellent project and program management disciplines including production of project plans and key quality program deliverables
  • Strong administrative and numeracy skills and ability to analyze complex data with good attention to details
  • Excellent knowledge in MS office applications especially in PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Ability to handle multiple task and responsibilities in a deadline-oriented environment and flexible work hours
  • Certifications in related methodologies including PMP, Lean, Six Sigma, BPR techniques and implementation methodologies beneficial
  • Willingness to travel (required)