Our client, an Asset Management Company based in London in perpetual growth, wants now to settle in Luxembourg and therefore is looking for a Risk and Operations Officer.
The Risk and Operations Officer will have responsibility for a wide range of duties including, but not limited to, reporting, fund accounting, investment and operational risk. This is a hugely varied and interesting role that is well suited to someone looking to take the next step up in their career and hold both a broad and autonomous role.
In this challenging job creation, your role will consist in a wide range of duties, amongst the following, but no restricted areas :
Reporting and Operations : oversight and monitoring of central administration delegated activities, compliance matters, financial reporting, KPIs, billing.
Risk Management : operational and investment risk assessments re Luxembourg based funds (UCITS only), oversight and monitoring of outsourced services such as distribution and custody.
Governance and ownership of error escalation process: any process enhancement will be appreciated.
Unique point of contact with Board of Directors located in London.
In order to succeed in this tremendous and exciting function, the candidate will have an experience of minimum 5 years in similar role, ideally in an asset management company.
Previous experience in the production of financial and operational reports.
In depth knowledge of Fund accounting, Investment risk management, Luxembourg Fund industry.
Fluency in English and French, any other language is considered as an asset.
Independent mind-set, hands-on, fast learner, multitasking and organized, the ideal candidate will be used to interactions at all levels in a fast-paced environment.