IPM was founded in 1998 and is today one of the global leaders among systematic (model-driven) macro managers with approximately SEK 50 billion in its strategy. In addition, IPM has SEK 30 billion in traditional long-only equity management, which is also model-driven. The majority of our clients are institutional investors such as pension funds, life insurance companies, foundations and state institutions in the US, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Our organisation is growing. At present there are approximately 60 employees with varying backgrounds working from our headquarters in central Stockholm and from our smaller offices in London and New York. We are proud to take care of our employees and we provide a stimulating and dynamic environment where professional development and curiosity contribute greatly to our success. We provide an atmosphere that is characterised by ambition and competence, by openness and pleasure in working together. Our ambition is to continue to grow by delivering robust and diversified returns and by providing excellent customer service. Read more about us at www.ipm.se
As a result of our rapid expansion IPM needs to expand the Risk Office and is now looking for a business-oriented risk officer.
As a Risk Officer at IPM you will together with a team of two persons be responsible for an independent risk control within IPM’s asset management assignments. The work includes identification, measurement, controlling and reporting of financial and operational risks. You will be involved in defining and implementing new risk measures as well as developing and maintaining guidelines and routines and assure that these are followed. The responsibility covers contractual compliance and monitoring of investment management agreements and external regulations. The ongoing work furthermore include assessments of operational processes and risks throughout the company. Many of the tasks are performed in cooperation with other business units within the organization.
The role reports to Chief Risk Officer and placement is IPMs office in Stockholm.
Experience & competence
- Economic or technical university degree
- At least five years of relevant work experience in the financial industry
- Experience of working with risk control and risk management issues within international regulations such as UCITS, AIFM etc. is an advantage.
- You communicate fluently in both written and spoken English.
As an individual you are structured, pragmatic and solution-oriented with high mathematical, technical and analytical skills. You are a social person who enjoys cooperating with others and working close to the business and asset management assignments. It is important that you have a high integrity and that you are capable of enforcing relevant risk control decisions.
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