Oliver James are currently partnering with a prestigious and leading asset manager in search for a Senior Financial Risk Manager with a focus on Responsible investments and Climate Risk.
The company aims to enable its clients to achieve their financial and sustainability goals by providing superior investment returns and solutions.
You will help the company further develop the risk framework for Climate and Sustainability risk by ensuring that the risk framework and policies cover all key risks and all relevant aspects in a consistent, transparent and proactive manner.
It also involves assessment of risk in portfolio risk exposures in relation to actual and future risk drivers in ESG risk.
Furthermore it is expected that you take part in some strategic projects and deal with senior management and other stakeholders throughout the company, to ensure ESG risk awareness.
To start in this role it is preferred that you have an academic background in Economics, Econometrics, Finance or Sustainable Finance, ESG related studies.
It is also considered an advantage if you have specialised ESG/Climate risk by obtaining for example an CSR certification.
You have at least 5 years working experience within risk management and/or in sustainability or ESG/Climate risk.
To be successful in this role you need to be a team player, problem solver, work result oriented and a good communicator.
The role offers you a great chance to work in a professional environment in one of Europe's leading asset managers. Besides that, it shows too in the package offered with additional excellent secondary terms of employment.
There is also a lot of room for self development and taking initiative or coming up with new ideas is very much appreciated.