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Quantitative Risk Graduate Programme

Our Role:

Creating exceptional value products and services is what we do best here at npower. To do this, we manage hundreds of millions of pounds of financial risks each year; so risk a key focus for the business.

Over the course of 18 months, our expert training and support will help you become a specialist quantitative analyst. What’s more, you’ll learn to harness cutting-edge modelling techniques that will enable you to develop innovative solutions to the risks we face in the energy industry. Devising methods to tackle market, derivative, credit or operational risks will all be part of your role. You’ll also touch on pricing and setting trading limits, as well as designing and valuing transactions, like exotic hedges and sales.

Over 18 months, you will explore different placements such as:
  • Structuring and valuation of risks in sales
  • Structuring and valuation of risks in hedge transactions
  • Portfolio risk modelling Risk controlling

Your placements will give you the opportunity to apply all of your academic understanding of Quantitative Finance to real situations and take on real commercial issues. Also, the scheme will provide you with a wealth of experience and you’ll be presenting your findings to senior management from the moment you start.

Essential Information

Entry Requirements: Master's degree (or higher) related to Maths Finance, including Finance Modelling
Base Location: Solihull or Swindon
Scheme duration: 18 months (3x 6 month placements)
Salary: £30,000 + bonus
Assessment Centre date/s: 30th January 2018
Live chat date for Quantitative Risk: 23rd November 2017
Live chat date for all schemes: 11/10, 18/10, 25/10 & 6/12

Our Graduate Programmes are now closed

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