FRM Operational Risk Analyst FRM Operational Risk Analyst …

Man Group
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 14 Jun 21
Man Group
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 14 Jun 21
Man Group has a new opening for a FRM Operational Risk Analyst.

Main Purpose

This role sits in the Operational Risk team to perform operational risk due diligence assessments of the firm's alternative investments, namely hedge funds.


  • Performing an analysis of asset management businesses with the goal of identifying key risks that the business and fund investment poses to potential/current investors
  • Frequent on-site interaction with senior asset management operational leadership members (i.e. CEOs, COOs, CFOs, GCs, and CCOs) as part of the initial and on-going due diligence process
  • Reporting back findings in a timely manner to all members of FRM's research and managed account teams in an open discussion forum
  • Documenting due diligence findings in a comprehensive report, ensuring key risks are understood, documented, mitigated or resolved prior to the completion of due diligence
  • Working to investment deadlines
  • Assisting in the structuring of investments across FRM's managed account platform.
  • The team member will work closely with other teams at FRM including:
  • FRM's Manager Research team as part of performing due diligence over the life of an investment
  • FRM Managed Account Team on the set up, execution and ongoing oversight of managed accounts, ensuring implementation of the relevant business risk points
  • Man Group's support management, sales and client services teams on projects and client driven requests

Key Skills & Experience

  • Approx. 3 years' Operational Risk / Operational Due Diligence experience in alternative asset management - preferred
  • Flexible and proactive team player; willing to help team members in both New York and London with various projects and tasks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work in a globally oriented, entrepreneurial environment
  • Experience of working to tight deadlines

About Man FRM

Man FRM is an alternative investment specialist, deploying investment and advisory services within client portfolios. Man FRM provides an open-architecture, full service offering to clients, ranging from advisory work to customised and commingled portfolio solutions, as well as a leading, technologically advanced managed account platform.

Man FRM continues to develop its advisory capabilities and business, responding to increased client interest in customised client portfolio solutions. The engine works closely in partnership with clients, in areas such as portfolio allocation, risk analysis and risk architecture. These services are complemented by Man FRM's Clarus tool, an internally developed, sophisticated online portal providing clients with enhanced transparency and insight into their alternative investment portfolios.

Founded in 1991 and becoming part of Man Group in 2012, Man FRM's funds under management were $14.1 billion at 31 March 2021. Further information can be found at

Work-Life Balance and Benefits at Man

Man Group is proud to provide the best working environment possible for all of its employees, and we are committed to equality of opportunity. At Man Group we believe that a diverse workforce is a critical factor in the success of our business, and this is embedded in our culture and values. We run a number of external and internal initiatives, partnerships and programmes that help us to attract and develop talent from diverse backgrounds and encourage diversity and inclusion across our firm and industry. Man Group is also a Signatory of the Women in Finance Charter.

Man Group supports many charities, and global initiatives. We support professional training and development, and requests for flexible or part-time working. Employees are also offered two 'Mankind' days of paid leave per year as part of the Man Charitable Trust's community volunteering programme.

We offer comprehensive, firm-wide employee benefits including competitive holiday entitlements, pension/401k, life and long-term disability coverage, group sick pay, enhanced parental leave and long-service leave. Additional benefits are tailored to local markets and may include private medical coverage, discounted gym membership and wellbeing programmes.

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