Risk Analyst (M/F)


Basic Information


Seniority:Permanent Contract


Date Posted:4th Mar 2022

Start Date:Immediate

About Us

As experts in global fund distribution, MFEX offers a complete solution for fund companies Created in 1999 in Sweden, MFEX has grown to become a leading global fund platform, offering a complete and state of the art solution for fund trading, fund distribution services, data solutions, and compliance & due diligence.

MFEX has global market coverage and a total of 320 billion EUR of Assets Under Administration. With trading, custody, fund distribution services and data solutions for more than 80,000 funds and 960 asset management companies, MFEX's solution covers the whole fund universe.

In September 2021, MFEX became a part of the Euroclear Group, one of the world’s largest providers of domestic and cross-border settlement and related services for bond, equity, ETF and mutual fund transactions, creating a new funds market utility.

What We Offer

You will become part of a dynamic organisation in an exciting and international context. For us, human resources are of strategic importance to the development and growth of the company. That is why we are always looking for professional and enthusiastic talent.

What will be required from you?

Directly reporting to the Chief Risk Officer of MFEX Group, you will be in charge of supporting the implementation and ongoing enhancement of the global risk control framework:

  • Executing second line of defense controls on financial and operational risks including information technology & security aspects. This includes collecting necessary information, ensuring its consistency, and producing relevant risk metrics

  • Conducting risk identification and assessment exercises, following up on the mitigation of material risks

  • Supporting the first line of defense in the implementation of key risk indicators and perform control testing exercises

  • Analyzing operational risk incidents, provide guidance to the first line of defense for the reporting of incidents and the set-up remediation action plans

  • Supporting the drafting and development of the ICLAAP/ICARA, the Risk Appetite, the risk policies, and methodologies

  • Reviewing risk assessments on outsourcing, new products, clients, and services, as well as other regulatory requirements as appropriate

  • Interact with the first line of defense to support, challenge and review risk related matters

  • Supporting the CRO in risk control activities and for the production of ad-hoc risk analysis and management reporting

Who are you? Skills? Minimum qualifications?

  • University degree in a quantitative or social discipline (finance, economics, mathematics, engineering, statistics)

  • +5-years’ experience in the same position and field

  • Proven experience of functional analysis in the investment funds industry, specifically in the operations, IT and regulatory domains

  • Good knowledge of the investment funds distribution industry

  • Fluent in English, and other language is a plus

  • Good writing, analytical and summarizing skills

  • You are highly organized and could work within tight deadline

  • You are a strong team player and could communicate at all levels in the organization

  • You are adding value with optimal solutions and opinions

  • Reliable, Flexible and Dynamic

  • Very good command of MS Office products

  • This function is suited to someone with a real motivation, hands-on attitude and able to propose creative solutions in a “start-up” working spirit

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