Senior Risk Manager - Major Bank

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Private Equity / Real Estate / Asset Management
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€95,000 to €110,000 Per Annum
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Banking Convention plus benefits
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KR Recruitment Luxembourg are pleased to be able to assist this Luxembourg based Financial Institution in their efforts to find a Senior Risk Manager.

The Senior Risk Manager will be asked to oversee all important parts of the business, within different sections. They will also be asked to challenge and mentor the department, as well as internal clients. The Senior Risk Manager will therefore have an excellent knowledge of the Luxembourg funds and Banking industry, be quite adept at service delivery, as well as an ability to adapt to changing client needs.


Ensure Oversight and development of all Risk frameworks, limits and parameters

Ultimate responsibility for Risk related policies(such as BCM), procedures and documentation

Present reporting on Risk Monitoring and results for use by the different business units, boards of directors and other governance structures

Assist the Investment Committee and board functions of the Bank, and similar work to assist the Board and Management Committee as and when requested

Assist in the implementation of oversight controls to ensure Fund Compliance with regulatory requirements (UCITS, AIFMD etc.)

Monitor industry developments on Risk Management

Steer projects and working groups on risk related changes and issues


At least nine years demonstrated career progression in Risk Management(particulary Operational), across all asset classes and financial instruments. Previous supervisory experience is absolutely essential

Extensive knowledge of Risk Reporting and measures e.g. Value at Risk (VaR), related stress and back tests and simulations

Working knowledge of the CSSF and CBI requirements for all parts of the business

Attention to detail and outstanding analytical skills

An undergraduate degree, ideally with a mathematical or statistical bias

Fluent English, with any other European language constituting an advantage

Ability to multi-task, identify, research and resolve unfamiliar issues

Strong organizational skills with ability to prioritize multiple projects/issues

For a confidential discussion about the role and the company please contact Aidan O'Sullivan on 00352 27 85 30 29

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