Senior Risk Manager for Investment Funds # 108096

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland Zurich Zurich CH
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse AG
  • 14 Mar 18 2018-03-14

Senior Risk Manager for Investment Funds # 108096

We Offer
A challenging and interesting Senior role within our Product Risk Management & Monitoring team within our legal entity Credit Suisse Funds AG, based in Zurich. You will become part of a global, diverse and multicultural team of specialists offering you a dynamic working environment and great exposure to multiple Business Areas across the entire bank. You will be able to profit from our wide range of development possibilities whilst strengthening your skills and growing your network.

This position offers you the following unusual opportunities:

  • You will be in charge to provide risk management oversight for investment funds on behalf of Fund Management Companies
  • Expert role within risk management structure with regard to risk framework, fund regulation and related matters for Switzerland, Luxembourg and Ireland
  • To assess funds with their investment instruments and strategies from a risk management perspective with regard to relevant risks as well as compliance and regulatory requirements
  • To be responsible for the implementation of adequate risk mitigation measures
  • Perform eligibility checks for financial instruments
  • To follow the developments and be up to date with new requirements
  • To build and strengthen your network through liaising with involved parties (e.g. client, fund sponsor, portfolio manager, compliance and investment guidelines monitoring)

You Offer
Are you a dedicated teammate that establishes effective relationships with key partners leading to business impact, with a can do attitude? Do you have the ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders within and outside of the organization and therefore devote to the team's success?

  • You bring a University degree in Finance or equivalent post graduate studies coupled with experience in fund industry with focus on risk management
  • Through your work experience you have gained a thorough understanding of risk management best practice approaches
  • Good understanding of fund products, risk management, investment management strategies and their use in client portfolios
  • Strong implementation skills, ability to provide for ad hoc solutions
  • Advanced derivative knowledge, valuation, applications, integration as well as arbitrage concepts
  • Expert knowledge of financial instruments and their relevant regulatory requirements and compliance approaches with focus on CH and Lux Funds
  • You are familiar with MS, Bloomberg and other control tools (MIG21 would be an advantage)
  • Fluent English and German round your Profile

Ms. I. Haller would be delighted to receive your application.
Please apply via our career-portal.