Job title: Risk Officer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Asset Management
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 2021-11-23
Job ID: 32503

Job Description

As part of an established and highly successful Nordic Super ManCo we seek to find a Risk Officer Danish/Swedish/Norwegian-speaking. In this function you will become part of the Risk Management team, reporting to the Head of Risk Management.


Your responsibilities:

  • Identify, monitor and report risks within the regulatory set-up surrounding both UCITS and AIF structures as required by regulation.
  • Assisting in the day-to-day risk management for investment fund products domiciled in LU and DK.
  • Maintenance, control and further development of our risk systems and models in close collaboration with other Group entities, e.g. Data and IT team.
  • Fostering and improving the procedures and instruments for managing operational risks
  • Support the CRO performing oversight of delegated support activities performed by group entities within the realm of risk management
  • Support the CRO adjusting / updating the Risk Management Procedure and Risk Management Policy
  • Contribute to the compilation of risk management reports to senior management, fund boards and the regulator CSSF
  • Support business, regulatory projects and working groups


Your bring along:

  • Analytical skills and the ability to apply them to Risk Management
  • Knowledge about the Asset Management industry and at least 2-3 years of working experience from a similar position or an operational function such as Compliance, Risk Management or other regulatory unit would be considered a strong advantage
  • IT-skills on an user-level (Microsoft Office package) and first experience with SQL programming (MS Server) is considered a distinct advantage
  • General knowledge about European regulation (and its translation into national law) and experience with the Danish regulation is considered an advantage
  • Interacting and cooperating with colleagues and management in a structured, proactive and execution oriented manner
  • Business oriented and structured mind-set and can demonstrate a high level of initiative combining the capacity to take own initiative with the ability to work both autonomously and as a team player
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written and fluent in Danish (written), knowledge of French is considered an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and use own initiative with a positive attitude


Your profile:

  • Working independently and with a team spirit
  • Paying attention to detail and focusing on quality
  • Positive attitude that contributes to the overall company culture
  • Proactive with a strong sense of ownership
  • Self-managing and responsible
  • Problem-solving mind-set with attention to detail