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Market Risk Analyst

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Date Posted: Jul 28, 2022

Location(s): Bridgewater, NJ, US, 8807 Whippany, NJ, US, 7981

Company: MetLife

At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.” 


Role Value Proposition:


The Market Risk Analyst will report to the VP, ALM & Liquidity Risk and support market risk governance, risk analysis and reporting. This position will be instrumental in advancing the data and analytics needed for understanding and managing market and liquidity risk at MetLife and will offer the candidate the opportunity to develop insight into asset liability management across global MetLife businesses.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Support the development of ALM Committee and Working Group materials and meeting management, including managing the ALM governance SharePoint site
  • Prepare enterprise and regional Market Risk Reports for various ALM Committees
  • Analyze and review metrics for ALM/Investment Guidelines and regulatory filings
  • Monitor risk positions, limits and guidelines associated with investment portfolios, capital markets products, and derivatives
  • Support development of ALM strategies
  • Provide ad hoc modeling and analytic support as required
  • Communicate analysis and results to key stakeholders
  • Develop strong work relationships with Actuarial, Investment, Finance and IT partners


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:



  • Bachelor’s degree in math, statistics, engineering or related technical field or advanced degree in any of these fields required.
  • 1+ years of market risk, ALM, derivatives or related experience
  • Strong analytic, programming and database skills
  • Strong project management, verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of fixed income securities, derivatives, insurance liabilities and risk management
  • Driven to seize the opportunity to learn and to enable solutions. Ability to multi-task



  • Advanced degree preferred.
  • Completed actuarial exams, CFA or MBA a plus
  • Experience with Numerix, Bloomberg, or BlackRock a plus


MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine's 2021 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." 


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.



We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.



MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.



Requisition #: 127444