Directors, Risk Management

Get Referred

Job Description

American Express Company seeks Directors, Risk Management to maintain and evolve the risk appetite framework, monitoring key risk metrics, conducting root cause analysis in cases of escalations, reporting key insights to senior leadership.  Leverage quantitative analytics to investigate emerging risks and their business impact, as well as identifying opportunities for independent analytical projects to uncover business insights.  Engage in quantitative evaluation of various risk types and their practical application.  Coordinate with cross-functional teams to provide overall risk assessment.  Maintain a framework for risk management input in incentive compensation.


American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Minimum Qualifications

Position requires a Master’s degree in Finance, Statistics, Economics, Business Administration, or a related field, and 2 years of experience with risk management and risk analysis.  Experience must include a minimum of: 2 years of experience with statistical and econometric methods, including linear and logistic regression models, panel data, simulation, time series, and variance analysis; 2 years of experience with business cycle analysis, macroeconomic forecasting, model validation, stress testing, and survey research; 2 years of experience with credit risk data analysis from internal credit sources, source systems, and data management processes; 2 years of experience with regulatory audit strategies; 2 years of experience with gap analysis and SWOT studies; and 2 years of experience with data analysis using Base SAS, SAS Enterprise Guide, SPSS, Stata, MATLAB, SQL, and Teradata.

 

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY



ReqID: 20005179
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Apr 29, 2020, 10:12:40 PM

EEO Statement

American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.