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Eurolux Consulting Ltd
in Luxembourg
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Oct 20
Eurolux Consulting Ltd
in Luxembourg
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Oct 20
Eurolux Consulting Ltd
Our client, a leading Global Asset Manager is looking for a Fund Oversight and Governance Officer to join their team. This role is part of a Fund Product Management team, overseeing operational risk over delegated activities for an investment fund range across EMEA. This team is entrepreneurial and proactive in its approach, getting involved in many control aspects. You will build strong relationships with many touch points, managing delegates & outsourced service providers.

The successful candidate will have proven experience in oversight or control and operational risk within a Funds environment, and will be looking to support a robust governance framework over delegated activities for our client, working with a variety of internal and external stakeholders, in a highly collaborative environment.

There are many interesting dimensions to the role, which include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and maintain governance oversight over all operational aspects of the funds, reporting relevant KPIs to senior management, mitigating and flagging associated risk
  • Ensure adherence to agreed frameworks with various stakeholders which might include, Transfer Agency, Investment Managers, Investment Compliance, Legal, Operations, Business and Clients
  • Have a risk management mind-set - monitor and enhance the controls of delegated and outsourced provider activities – be involved in client service level reviews, setting up/monitoring KPI/SLAs, reporting on incident review. Ensuring proactive management of open issues
  • Involvement in reporting on delegated and outsourced provider activities to management, conducting officer and board level.
  • Review updates in regulatory landscape to improve current (oversight) processes and governance standards. Review gap analysis and implement updates
  • Be able to build relationships across infrastructure quickly to ascertain governance requirements and to manage stakeholder relationships and  communications

To be successful in this role, you will need the following experience:

  • 3-5 years’ experience within the funds industry in Luxembourg and ideally in governance oversight, control or operational risk role
  • Knowledge of fund ranges including Luxembourg investment funds (including UCITS/AIFMD knowledge)
  • Asset Manager or ManCo background is the preferred experience
  • Profiles with strong governance/risk management advantageous; that have lead incident review/compliance monitoring /oversight programmes
  • Must be collaborative and able to build strong relationships across internal and external partnerships.
  • You must be a strong communicator, able to persuade and negotiate.
  • Tenacious and entrepreneurial in pursuing solutions


If this position appeals, apply without delay!

All applications are handled in the strictest confidence, and your data is never shared with any third party without your express consent. 

EuroLux Consulting specialises in recruiting experienced professionals for the thriving Luxembourg financial and legal services market.  We have a large network of highly skilled professional candidates and we collaborate with some of the highest calibre clients in the market.

Eurolux Consulting has been working in the Luxembourg market for a decade.  We are committed to being market-leading experts, and indeed, our director has over 18 years’ experience recruiting within the Luxembourg market. Our clients include banks, asset managers, ManCos, law firms, trust & corporate services companies, private equity firms, real estate management companies, investment companies, fintech and consulting companies, all based in Luxembourg.

We will consider each application and we will contact you if your profile may be a good fit for our client. By sending your CV, you are consenting to Eurolux reviewing and processing your data for the purpose of the recruitment process.  If you do not consent to that, do not send us your CV. 

Please note that we cannot respond to every application.   If your profile is strong but not quite right for our client’s current need, we may keep your CV on our internal database, and contact you when we have an interesting role that suits your profile and may be of interest.  If you do not want us to do that, please let us know.


Our specialities: Fund Administration/Fund Accounting, Transfer Agency, Legal, Risk, Compliance, Client Onboarding, AML/KYC, Regulatory Compliance, Client Services, Relationship Management, Internal Audit,  Financial Accounting, Investment Control, Product Development, Product Management, Business Development, Project Management, Programme Management, Business Analysis, Fund Law, Corporate Law, Finance.

Asset classes include: traditional funds, alternative funds (regulated and unregulated),, Lux co.s, (UCITs, UCIs, OEICs, SICAVs, SIFs, SICARs, SICAFs, RAIFs, SPVs, SPFs, SCSp, Sarl, SA…)

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