Senior Product and Business Risk Management Specialist 80-100% (Alternative Investments)

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Credit Suisse
Zurich, Switzerland
Aug 24, 2019
Sep 23, 2019
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
We Offer
  • A challenging global role as Product and Business Risk Management Specialist and the opportunity to become part of the newly established, highly motivated team of First Line of Defense Support & Regulatory team
  • Risk review and monitoring of front to back IS&P Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds operations and trading.
  • Risk review and monitoring of front to back IS&P Third Party Mutual Funds and ETFs platform.
  • Reviewing compliance with internal controls and regulatory requirements, and design and implement controls whenever required.
  • Building and maintaining effective relationships with key internal stakeholders, including product shops and 2LoD
  • Grasping the continuous evolution of the Risk and Control Framework globally as well as the development and implementation of methodology standards and tools to ensure effectiveness of investments & operational controls.
  • Monitoring of regulatory and legal developments and identifying potential impact on the organization and raise awareness with impacted areas to ensure timely adaptation.
  • Support of strategic change initiatives and projects, including risk assessment as well as actively providing high quality advisory services to enable compliant implementation.
  • Global coordination with IWM FLDS, Legal & Compliance and other stakeholders.
  • Responsibility to review procedures and governing policies for clear and concise identification of risks and required controls.
  • Analysis of operational risk incidents, major near misses or non-financial incidents, definition of sustainable measures and tracking of implementation. Tracking of mitigation measures and maintenance of incident information.
  • Design of the holistic risk framework in terms of risk identification, measurement and reporting incl. key risk indicators.
  • Responsibility for specific topics and ad-hoc queries to provide management with an opinion on involved Investment, regulatory and/or operational risks.

You Offer
  • University degree or equivalent banking or finance experience
  • Further education such as CFA, FRM, CAIA a plus
  • Tertiary education in Finance or Risk management or Engineering
  • At least five years of professional experience in Private Banking or Asset Management with exposure to Portfolio Management, Product Management, Investment Risk, Regulatory requirements, Operational Risk management, and / or large change initiatives.
  • At least three years of professional experience in Structured Products, Hedge Funds and Private Equity.
  • Track record in project management, preferably in the area of regulatory topics and / or Investment and / or operational risk management
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills with a structured, solution oriented approach, combined with passion, proactive and a "Can do attitude"
  • Good understanding of information technology a strong plus
  • Ability to perform excellent stakeholder management and to establish and maintain positive relationships at senior management level
  • You combine excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build long-lasting relationships across heterogeneous groups of partners with diverse backgrounds.
  • Personality that works in a highly diligent and reliable way, who desires to work in a highly dynamic and fast moving environment
  • As a trustworthy team member who wants to learn new things, you are highly motivated in supporting your colleagues in overall mandate beyond product scope.
  • Fluency in English is a requirement, German and/or French skills are seen as an advantage.

Ms. F. Zimmermann would be delighted to receive your application.
Please apply via our Career Portal.

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