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Head of Risk, Ireland - new entrant (retained assignment)

REF J45282
Location: Dublin City
Employment Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable

Head of Risk, Ireland - new entrant (Retained Assignment)

Our client is currently seeking a Head of Risk, Ireland to join their new Man Co firm in Dublin at the Director Level. The ideal candidate must have strong investment experience and be of the Risk mind-set. A small amount of travel will be involved in this position. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved in an entrepreneurial firm who plan to grow their business activities in Ireland.

The Job:

•Advise management on the risk profile of investment products
•Ensure risk policy & procedures, are documented & adhered to
•Liaise with the Central Bank regarding Risk changes
•Oversee compliance with the risk limit system
•Conduct risk based stress tests
•Supervise third party risk service providers
•Provide regular reports to management outlining current risk levels
•Report risk issues monthly to the DP for Risk Management
•Prepare/ oversee production of annual reports

The Candidate:

•+7 years’ experience in Irish funds industry
•+4 years’ experience in UCITS funds
•Detailed understanding of Irish UCITS rules, derivatives & Value Added Risk
•Degree to undergraduate level
•Strong written and verbal communication skills
•Excellent analytical and reporting skills
•Some travel is expected

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV in confidence to Anne Keys at the enclosed address.

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