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Senior Treasury Risk Manager

EF - AQLB-840461
Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF190000 - CHF210000
Date added
11 December, 2019

Job Description

Our client is a leading, international business that drives change and innovation in their field. We are currently recruiting for an FX and Commodity Risk Manager to join their team of senior finance professionals within their global HQ.


FX and Commodity Risk Manager, Basel, Switzerland 


This is a unique opportunity for an experienced FX and Commodity Risk manager to join a dynamic and challenging environment within a business that is experiencing growth and positive change.

The role will see the ideal candidate guiding the treasury function both operationally and strategically. They will communicate effectively with senior stakeholders, showing agility and adaptability.


Some of the main responsibilities for the FX and Commodity Risk Manager include:

  • Responsibility for financial risk management with a focus on currency and interest rate risks
  • Steering and defining the global execution of the company risk management strategy
  • Policy development
  • Hedge Accounting
  • Advising local professionals across the business on financial risk management
  • Managing relationships with the banks
  • Regular communication with senior stakeholders
  • Ad hoc treasury project work including the implementation of a new Treasury Management system
  • Ensuring compliance with regulations within their area of responsibility

The key requirements for the FX and Commodity Risk Manager:

  • University degree in Finance, Economics or equivalent
  • Experience within hedge accounting, capital management (FX particularly)
  • Significant foreign exchange and interest rates experience
  • Ideally prior involvement in the implementation of a new Treasury Management system
  • Understanding of products including options, forwards and swaps
  • Experience with 360T FX Trading Platform
  • Strong Excel and Treasury Management skills
  • Fluency in English


If you are interested in applying for this FX and Commodity Risk Manager role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Emma Feneley in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007