UBS Financial Services Recovery & Resolution Planning specialist - Global Resolution Strategy in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you a multitasker? Are you solid as a rock when you’re juggling a lot of projects? We're looking for someone like this to play a key role in shaping UBS’s Global Resolution Strategy (GRS) which will be submitted and presented to the Swiss regulator FINMA, the Swiss National Bank as well as the key UK and US regulators and central banks. The GRS sets out how UBS would be restructured if all recovery options fail to restore the financial viability of the firm. The audience of the GRS is firm's senior management / BoD and the key regulators relevant to UBS. This is a very high profile analytical role which will provide an overview of all recovery and resolution planning activities hence an opportunity to get to know different areas of RRP and the firm. The role is an excellent basis for career growth and advancement within UBS.

In this position you will

• Support the development and production of the Group Resolution Strategy, drive coordination of its annual update and submission, identify gaps and implement improvements and ensure a high quality product is delivered. You will be drafting key sections of the plan in a concise manner and following a thorough analysis.

• Liaise with the rest of the RRP team and other teams within the bank (e.g. Business Divisions, Treasury, Asset and Liability Management, Regulatory & Legal, Finance) to develop a consistent approach for the GRS. The role will involve regular interaction with stakeholders and working with them to achieve the desired outcome.

• Track the development of recovery and resolution capabilities and clearly set out how these will be used in a resolution scenario. The role will also involve support in modelling resolution scenarios that are used to demonstrate the effectiveness of the GRS.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS HR Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

Group Regulatory and Governance plays a central, strategic role for the UBS Group regulatory agenda working with the major global regulators on behalf of the Board of Directors and GEB. It plays a crucial role supporting capital and liquidity planning in partnership with Group Treasury / Group Asset and Liability Management and the Business Divisions as well as defining the strategic response to a UBS crisis.

You will be part of the Group Recovery and Resolution Planning team, which drives recovery and resolution activities within GRG.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • A bachelor or master's degree or comparable education.

  • Sharp analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to quickly understand complex topics, summarize these in simple and concise terms in both written or oral form

  • Familiarity with accounting and balance sheet analysis (preferably for the banking sector) and have a strong interest in financial markets

  • Ability to keep up to date with changing regulatory environment for Global Systemically Important Banks (G-SIBs)

  • Excellent command of English (spoken and written)

You are:

  • Highly self-driven and with a strong desire to deliver results despite challenges and constraints

  • Autonomous, diligent and detail oriented in your workstyle

  • A great communicator, with presentation, facilitation, and negotiation skills in order to liaise with members of the organization at all levels (English and German are a must)

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint)

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 173430BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Recovery & Resolution Planning specialist - Global Resolution Strategy

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Management Group