Risk Manager

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SIX Group Services AG
  • 18 May 19

Risk Manager

You are responsible for the build-up and operations of the SDX legal entity Risk Management function. As a 100% subsidiary of SIX you are in close alignment with SIX Risk Management.

Main duties

  • Definition, implementation and maintenance of SDX Risk Management Framework within the existing SIX Risk Framework
  • Support the business in identifying, assessing and reporting of risks
  • Support the business in analysing risk events
  • Support the definition and implemention of the Internal Control System based on SIX Risk Framework
  • Responsible for reviewing defined measures within the Internal Control System
  • Primary contact for SDX Risk Management functions
  • Maintain and update Service Level Agreements within the Risk Management function
  • Support the project management and the steering committee in idenfying and mitigating project risks
  • Proposes directives which are issued to all SDX employees with regard to risk management
  • Responsible for continuous improvement of Risk Management governance and processes at SDX


Your profile
  • University degree or equivalent, preferably with a degree in business administration
  • Further training or certification in risk management desirable
  • You have 10+ years prior work experience in Risk Control, Business Risk or Internal Audit, preferable within the financial sector
  • Fluent English (oral and written), German is an advantage
  • Knowledge of the relevant laws and regulations of the financial industry, in particular stock ex-changes (FinFraG, Banking Act, Stock Exchange Act, FINMA Circular, IOSCO - International Organisation of Securities Commissions etc.) is an advantage
  • Very good analytical and conceptional thinking skills
  • Efficient working methods with a strong quality awareness
  • Independent and structured way of working, quick comprehension, high self-initiative, practice-oriented and flexible
  • Very good communication skills with various target groups and management levels, within the company and with external customers and partners


We offer you:
  • Individual career path and development opportunities
  • An experience to be part in the World's first regulated digital exchange for investors, banks, and entrepreneurs bridging the gap between traditional financial services and digital com-munities

If you have any questions, please contact Sandra Bolognese on jobs@sixdx.com.