Senior Investment Risk Manager

Employer
Partners Group AG
Location
Zug, Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 21, 2017
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

What it's about

  • Member of the Quantitative & Risk Management business unit
  • Lead and manage a team of six investment risk managers on a day-to-day basis
  • Take responsibility for the risk management of private markets and liquid private markets investment strategies
  • Communicateto internal committees, management and board of directors
  • Participate in client meetings and represent the risk management team
  • Interact with internal and external auditors
  • Modeling and analysis of data referring to private markets assets

What we expect

  • At least 5 years of experience in either investment risk management or audit in the financial industry
  • Master's degree or PhD in mathematics, physics, engineering, economics or finance
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (English)
  • Strong quantitative skills
  • Prior leadership experience in a professional environment is considered an advantage
  • Experience in critically reviewing, improving and documenting processes
  • Ability to generate original ideas and develop new models or processes based on them
  • Driven and self-motivated person
  • Well-organized and reliable person with an accurate working style
  • Good project management and relationship management skills
  • Knowledge of Python (Pandas) and SQL is considered an advantage
  • CFA designation is considered an advantage

What we offer

  • Fast-paced entrepreneurial and international working environment with the possibility and expectation to create significant impact from day one
  • Challenging career path
  • Acquire a broad insight of the firm across departments, take the lead in integrated business building projects and contribute to the improvement of the firm processes
  • Growing segment in the financial industry with attractive long-term perspectives
  • Competitive salary with performance-oriented compensation models
  • Long-term career opportunities