MUFG Union Bank Audit Manager, Vice President (Credit Risk Model Audit) in New York, New York

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Internal Audit for the Americas acts as the third line of defense, independently assessing first and second line management’s effectiveness in identifying, measuring, monitoring and controlling the risks of the Bank. We are searching for an Audit Manager (VP) with banking/financial services experience to join the team responsible for providing audit coverage of the Bank’s Credit Risk Model Audit processes.

  • The Credit Risk Model Audit Manager’s primary responsibilities are to: *

  • Review quantitative modeling processes of Credit Risk (models and analytical tools); and validations of development, implementation and ongoing monitoring.

  • Review model risk management on credit model use scope and limit-setting, remediation of validation findings, and ongoing monitoring processes by the first line and second line of defense in Credit Risk.

  • Provide Subject Matter Expert (SME) support on credit risk analytics in other cross-matrix Internal Audit engagements.

  • Ability to run audits, manage projects and participate in audit assignments in a team environment to ensure on-time delivery and quality control.

  • Partner with colleagues, clients and control community members to evaluate, test and report on the adequacy and effectiveness of management controls which is conducted in accordance with department policies and procedures, industry professional standards and supervisory rule and guidance (e.g. Basel III, SR 11-7 / OCC 11-12); and will require periodic reporting to senior client management.

  • Interact and maintain relations with regulators and internal clients.

  • Some travel may be required.

  • Required: *

  • MA/MS/Ph.D. in analytical fields (Finance, Economics, Statistics, Engineering)

  • 6 to 10 years of relevant experience in Basel Advanced Approaches, credit analysis, quantitative finance or data-mining analytics within the Financial Services industry

  • Hands-on model development or validation experience with a solid grasp of risk and control framework in wholesale credit, commercial credit, and/or retail credit space

  • Exposure to wide variety of credit products and derivatives, risk analytics, validation methodologies and regulatory requirements

  • Highly organized and attentive to detail in project management

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills, enthusiastic, self-motivated, effective under pressure

  • Skills desired: *

  • Detailed knowledge and experience of model development/validation with capital/risk/derivative pricing models across multiple asset classes

  • Some experience in a financial services firm or in public accounting, with an appropriate level of exposure to and involvement with the products related to these credit underwriting businesses

  • Internal audit experience is a plus

*We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category. *

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Job: *Risk & Compliance

Title: Audit Manager, Vice President (Credit Risk Model Audit)

Location: NEW YORK-New York

Requisition ID: 10005003-WD

Other Locations: CALIFORNIA-San Francisco