French speaking COO - Boutique Asset Manager (based in Geneva)

  • CFH Excellent Package
  • Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Stephen Bell Associates
  • 18 Feb 18 2018-02-18

Geneva based French speaking COO role in a very successful boutique asset manager.

Our client is a very successful boutique asset manager based in Geneva. They are seeking a high calibre COO. Reporting into the CEO, key responsibilities include; managing the operational and infastructure functions including legal, compliance, risk, fund administration and IT, developing and executing the annual operating plan and budget, reviewing operational processes to increase efficiencies and mitgate risk and drafting roadmaps for how operational frameworks can support future growth plans. The successful candidate will be a fluent French speaker, a strategic thinker and natural leader, possess a strong understanding of the asset management industry, UCITS regulatory environment and MIFID II, proven experience gained in COO/senior operational roles, extensive vendor management experience, good exposure to risk management, legal and compliance, excellent communication and project management skills and the ability to deliver multiple projects to tight deadlines in a pressurised environment.