• £50,000 - £75,000 Base + Excellent Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Barclay Simpson
  • 22 Feb 18

Investment Risk Analyst

Exceptional opportunity to work for one of the leading global Hedge funds in London. My client is in Mayfair and offers an exciting opportunity for a junior Investment Risk Analyst. My client focuses on Credit Products and would requires some experience in this area

Mayfair based hedgefund, specialising in Illiquid real estate and liquid credit products is on the hunt for a new Investment Risk Anlyst.

This is an exclusive search to Barclay Simpson who have recently placed a Senior Investment Risk Analyst into this team.  Our client is market leading in their field. They have had a very stable Risk Management structure for many years, however have had a couple of departures recently which have provided the rare opportunity to join this firm.

Our client offers the potential candidate the opportunity to add real value to the portfolio with both pre trade as well as post trade analysis. The successful candidate will work closely with the portfolio managers to understand their portfolio and add genuine value. 

The role offers both close interaction with senior management and the executive committee as well as external interaction with the firms clients.


Our client expects their candidate to come from either an Investment Risk role in another hedgefund/asset management firm or a Market Risk role in a bank. Credit product knowledge is a significant benefit however not a pre-requisite for the role.

Candidates must have basic coding ability in VBA. Coding ability in either R or Python will be a plus. 

Naturally enquisitive candidates who enjoy investigating opportunity as well as efficiencies will be hugely successful in this role.

* Please note that our client does not have the ability to sponsor candidates who require sponsorship.

There is likely to be a huge amount of interest in this role as these positions rarely become available. If you are interested in finding out more about the role, please get in touch urgently.