Junior Associate Risk
Junior Associate - Risk Services. Our client is seeking a Junior Associate – Risk with 1- 2 years’ experience, to join their team. The Junior Associate – Risk will support client servicing through regulatory risk reporting and oversight. This successful candidate will work closely with the supervisor and work in a supportive role to the Irish team. The client base will range from Management Companies to standalone Risk clients. Your Day to Day: Participate in supporting clients servicing through regulatory and risk reporting. This must be done in a timely and accurate fashion, escalating issues as they arise. Follow and enhance existing procedures, to solve routine problems. Aspire to be proficient in problem solving, striving to use own initiative to take ownership of the task. Pre-process all holdings data through RiskCore, enriching with security master attributes and running through RiskMetrics. Perform daily reconciliations on a range of data, accounting, compliance checks and risk analytics. Work co-operatively with other groups in different locations and time zones. Provide adequate documentation and backup of all operational processes. Participating in on job training for new hires. Assisting team supervisor with ad-hoc client queries. Assist in the production of regulatory filings. Other projects and duties as assigned. What you need: A minimum of a 3rdlevel Degree in Finance, Business or another similar field is required. A Master’s Degree in a Finance or Mathematical field or a related professional qualification would be desirable but is not a requirement. The successful candidate will haveworked for at least 1-2 years in a fund administration, custody, financial reporting or other role in financial services preferably within the funds industry. Knowledge of or previous exposure to some regulatory filings, including but not limited to, AIFMD, UCITS, CPO-PQR, Form PF, Solvency II, OPERA, EMIR and PRIIP’s is preferable but not a requirement. It would be beneficial if the applicant has previous exposure to some risk measurements including Value at Risk, Stress Testing, Liquidity Analysis, Greeks and Back Testing in addition to some knowledge of a range of financial instruments including derivatives. The role involves detailed use of Excel and is a quantitative role so an aptitude and comfort working with numbers and spreadsheets is preferred. Any experience of using Bloomberg and SQL would be beneficial as they are used daily. APPLY NOW and queries please to Marguerite Brahim 021 4944862/ 085 8703539. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
197 days ago