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Market Risk Analyst III

Tulsa, OK, US

Req ID: 50322 

Areas of Interest: Risk Management; Trading 

BOK Financial (BOKF), Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, BOK Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: BOKF) is a top 25 U.S.-based financial services holding company with operations in ten states – Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Kansas/Missouri, New Mexico, Nebraska and Wisconsin. The company began more than 100 years ago in Tulsa and has successfully diversified into a variety of industries, businesses and geographies.                  .

The Market Risk Analyst III aggregates and evaluates the Bank’s most complex risk exposures according to tolerance levels set by BOKF Board and executive management committees. In carrying out the responsibilities of this position, the incumbent identifies, escalates and oversees resolution of out of tolerance positions.


  1. Develops and implements robust analytical models that provide independent valuation and risk assessments of securities and derivatives to support business line decision making, risk management and financial reporting. Performs analyses on the Bank’s most complex trading exposures and strategies where analysis of out of tolerance positions requires critical thinking and a broad understanding of varied situations covering multiple areas of the Bank. Performs complex valuations of products which require a high order of analytical, interpretive and/or constructive thinking in varied situations covering multiple areas of the Bank. Works independently with support from Manager and is expected to recommend and implement improvements to established procedures as well as utilize innovations and new technologies, as applicable, to efficiently measure market risk exposure and identify out of tolerance situations. Works with support from Manager to ensure on-going integrity of the market risk framework through proactively identifying control weaknesses. Uses broad base of knowledge and experience to develop recommendations for changes to processes and systems that will mitigate risk, improve performance and ensure the organization complies with all relevant regulations.
  2. Monitors and coordinates dealer counterparty approval and exposure process including direct trading, derivative, structural and investing positions for the purpose of identifying prices risks that could result in losses in other risk categories. Owns the development and delivery of market risk reports and counterparty exposures to Senior Loan and ALCO executive committees.
  3. Researches relevant industry, financial services and regulatory issues to build upon knowledge base, identifies trends and uses acquired knowledge to recommend changes & modifications to established protocols and procedures. Administers market risk management training for business units and model owners.


  • Self-motivation, discipline, task focus, and a proven record of delivering high quality results within strict deadlines
  • Intellectual curiosity; superior problem-solving abilities and attention to detail; and prompt follow-through
  • Ability to aggregate and synthesize complex data from multiple sources
  • Oral and written communication skills to effectively represent self and BOKF, as well as ability to present complex information and issues in a clear and concise manner
  • Experience in report design, accessing and manipulating data
  • Strong ability to build and review complex mathematical transformations to determine existing and projected derivative and embedded option security risks
  • Knowledge of sources, impact and measure of interest rate, liquidity and price risk
  • Knowledge and understanding of risk exposure measurements and data gathering techniques
  • Masters’ Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Business or related field
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM field preferred
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience related risk management, risk control, financial analysis, and derivatives valuation and strategy with minimum 3 years’ experience within the financial services industry with extensive knowledge/understanding of financial institution products and services, risk management standards and financial theory

BOK Financial is a stable and financially strong organization that provides excellent training and development to support building the long term careers of our employees. With passion, skill and partnership you can make an impact on the success of the bank, our customers and your own career!

Apply today and take the first step towards your next career opportunity!
BOK Financial is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for training, compensation, transfer, promotion and other aspects of employment for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status.

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Investing in our talent and building a great workplace is a top priority at BOK Financial.

  • Empowered employees
  • Award-winning culture
  • Community commitment


BOK Financial is a regional banking powerhouse and one of the top 25 banks in the U.S. We are based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and diversified in a variety of industries, businesses, and geographies throughout the U.S.


  • 4,900 employees
  • 27 Years of financial profitability
  • $30+ billion in assets
  • $5.2 million in charitable contributions in 2017

Nearest Major Market: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

Job Segment: Risk Management, Banking, Bank, Finance

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